Why Is Mary Surratt Executed

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Title Mary Surratt should have been executed. Mary Surratt was guilty because there is evidence of her supplying the criminals and having a very suspicious behavior. Mary Surratt's behavior was very weird and suspicious. Mary Surratt was not shocked at the news of Abraham's murder but when the officials visited her a second time her response was dramatically different and appeared shocked at the news. She pretended to not have heard the news which is lying and if she was innocent why would she need to lie to cops. Another weird thing she did was she told her neighbor to give Northey a message after her business was done when Wienchmen told Mary she could easily see Northey. Mary had to get business done but she never said what kind

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