Execution by firing squad was banned in Utah in 2004, but as the ban was not retroactive, three inmates on Utah's death row have the firing squad set as their method of execution. Idaho banned execution by firing squad in 2009,  temporarily leaving Oklahoma as the only state utilizing this method of execution (and only as a secondary method).
In 1849, members of Russian political discussion group the Petrashevsky Circle, including writer Fyodor Dostoevsky, were convicted for high treason and sentenced to execution by firing squad. The sentences were commuted to hard labour secretly and the prisoners were told only after all the preparations for execution had been carried out.
May 08, 2021 · Authorities in South Carolina vote to add a firing squad to the state's execution methods amid a lack of lethal-injection drugs, in a bid to increase the rate of executions.
Jan 01, 2021 · Pence will be in jail awaiting trial for treason. He will face execution by firing squad. He is a coward & will sing like a bird & confess ALL. — Lin Wood (@LLinWood) January 1, 2021. Wood seems to believe that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo would reverse the results of the Electoral College.