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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Porn publisher Larry Flynt doesn’t want the state of Missouri to execute the man who shot and paralyzed him.

Joseph Paul Franklin is set for execution on November 20th for the 1977 shooting death of a man outside a Richmond Heights Synagogue. Franklin has also confessed to eight other murders and the shootings of Flynt and former Urban League President Vernon Jordan.

Our partners at the Post-Disptach report that Flynt opposes the death penalty and is suing in federal court in Kansas City to find out more about the doctor who administers the lethal injection.