John David Battaglia: Texas man smiles as he's executed by lethal injection for murder of two young daughters

John David Battaglia: Texas man smiles as he's executed by lethal injection for murder of two young daughtersA Texas accountant smiled as he was executed by lethal injection on Thursday, after he was convicted of killing his two young daughters while their mother was forced to listen on speakerphone. In May 2001 John David Battaglia shot nine-year-old Faith and her six-year-old sister, Liberty, while they were visiting him at his home. Ms Pearle had previously been forced to listen to the pleading of their daughters, moments before they were murdered by Battaglia.



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