Prisoner Shot While Trying To Flee At DFW AirportAn Oklahoma prisoner accused of threatening a judge faces more counts after being shot in a failed escape attempt during a flight change at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.
Killer Of Texas Corrections Officer Set To DieA Texas prison inmate whose escape six years ago left a corrections officer dead is set for execution this week in Huntsville.
71-Year-Old Prisoner Dying Of Cancer Freed After Spending 41 Years In Solitary Confinement A 71-year-old Louisiana prisoner who spent 41 years in solitary confinement and is now dying of cancer was released late Tuesday from prison, his attorneys said.
Convicted Houston Cop Killer Set To Die WednesdayAttorneys 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.
Inmate Guilty After Beating Another Prisoner Up For Allegedly Being GayA federal prison inmate in Texas has pleaded guilty to a hate crime charge after admitting that he beat another prisoner he thought was gay.