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deinonychus commented on the word posthumous execution
Posthumous execution is the ritual or ceremonial mutilation of an already dead body as a punishment. See also: Cadaver Synod, in 897, when Pope Stephen VI had the corpse of Pope Formosus disinterred and put on trial.(Wikipedia)
January 16, 2012