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Hanging was abolished in by Alexander II after serfdom , but was restored by the time of his death and his assassins were hanged. Greater Manchester News How Chorlton could look if a major road transformation goes ahead - and drivers will have to make way for cyclists. He [Henry VI] held a general court in Capua, at which he ordered that the count first be drawn behind a horse through the squares of Capua, and then hanged alive head downwards. Kings of France — Execution of Saddam Hussein.