Decision Expected On Mental State Of Dallas Dad Who Killed DaughtersA judge is expected to rule today on whether or not convicted killer John Battaglia is mentally competent enough to be executed. Battaglia is the North Texas father who killed his two young daughters.
Father Who Killed Daughters While Mom Listened Could Learn FateTestimony continues today in the competency hearing for John Battaglia. He is the North Texas father convicted of killing his young daughters while their mother, his ex-wife, listened helplessly on the phone.
Killer In 'Bernie' Movie Could Still Face ScrutinyThe district attorney who agreed to release a convicted Texas killer whose story inspired the dark comedy "Bernie" said he's not ruling out a future prosecution of the man.
Texas Looks At Cases After Jury Convicts Man Of 3 Serial MurdersTexas is looking at old cases after a jury convicts a man of three serial murders. Samuel Little, 74, is believed to have committed at least 40 killings since 1980.
Appeals Court Issues Stay In Texas Execution The U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals has stayed tonight's execution of convicted murderer Robert Campbell in Huntsville.
Jury Gives Ex-Con 90 Years For Posing As OfficerHe was convicted of murder in Dallas County nearly 30 years ago and served his time; now a jury has sentenced Raul Alvarez-Mijan to 90 years in prison for a different kind of crime.
Pastor's Murderer Sentenced To DeathSteven Nelson, 25, did not react the moment he was sentenced to death by a jury after he was convicted of the murder of Clint Dobson, 28.