Colored Red

A Brief History of Colorado State Penitentiary

August 16, 2019 Season 2 Episode 13
Colored Red
A Brief History of Colorado State Penitentiary
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Colored Red
A Brief History of Colorado State Penitentiary
Aug 16, 2019 Season 2 Episode 13
Laura Porritt
A brief history of the Colorado State Penitentiary including execution methods and inmates who died there.
Show Notes

In this episode I'll go over some of the more notable events of the Colorado State Penitentiary leading up to the 1970's. I'll cover the execution methods including one odd execution method that was only ever used in Colorado. Also hear about some of the weirder stories of inmates buried at Woodpecker Hill including some gruesome murders.