Jose Villegas was put to death shortly after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to stay the execution.
Tommy Lynn Sells was the first inmate to be injected with a dose of newly replenished penobarbital.
Anthony Doyle beat Hyun Mi Cho to death with a baseball bat in 2003.
Suzanne Basso was convicted of torturing and killing a mentally impaired man she lured to Texas with a promise of marriage.
According to a new study, executions do not heal the victims’ families.
Mexican national Edgar Tamayo was administered lethal injection for the 1994 murder of a Houston police officer.
A Mexican national moved a step closer to lethal injection Wednesday when a federal appeals court rejected a claim that he was mentally impaired and ineligible to be put to death for the fatal shooting of a Houston police officer 20 years ago.
The Mexican government said Sunday it “strongly rejects” the execution scheduled this week in Texas of a Mexican man convicted of killing a police officer.
A Texas inmate was executed Tuesday evening for the death of a corrections officer during a short-lived escape from prison six years ago.
DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas-area man has been sentenced to execution for the 2012 burning death of a clerk who was set on fire during a convenience store robbery. A Dallas County jury on Friday […]