Is this sentence correct?

After the Jhon's conviction, he was hunged by his arms and beat up.

January 31, 2016

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It is not! But it's a tricky one isn't it?

After John's conviction, he was hung by his arms and beaten up

Hanged is only used when we want to refer to the killing of a human being and the person needs to be suspended by the "neck" !

For instance:

After John's conviction, he was hanged to death

January 31, 2016
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