Judge found 64-year-old Glenn Ford’s conviction was obtained after prosecutors suppressed exonerating evidence.
Mexican national Edgar Tamayo was administered lethal injection for the 1994 murder of a Houston police officer.
Authorities became suspicious about the deaths of a Lubbock couple in an explosion and fire that leveled their home, when the remains of the woman retrieved from the rubble showed a lamp cord was wrapped around her neck.
Texas says it will keep using the same drug for its executions but won’t say how it will replace its supply that expires this month.
The Army psychiatrist on trial for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood told mental health experts after the attack that he “would still be a martyr” if convicted and executed by the government, according to a newspaper report Tuesday.
Attorneys for a 37-year-old Texas death row inmate are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to stop his execution this week for the fatal shooting of a Houston police officer 14 years ago.
Relatives of a slain Texas woman who were en route to the convicted killer’s execution this week were stunned to get a call that a state judge had halted the punishment.
Former U.S. representative and Democrat Jack Brooks, has died at age 89. Brooks spent his political career representing his Southeast Texas district for 42 years.
A man described by a prosecutor as “a serial killer in training” was executed Thursday in Texas for a woman’s slaying during a break-in at her home a decade ago.
Dic Humphrey of The Sports Page in Dallas joins Nate and Fred here on SportsRadio 610 to talk about the death penalty in college sports, the effect of it on SMU and what it would […]