Lawyers Want Supreme Court To Block Texas From Executing Convicted MurdererAttorneys for an inmate convicted in a prison guard's death are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to halt his scheduled execution.
2 Texas Inmates Set To Die Lose Appeal At Supreme CourtThe U.S. Supreme Court has refused appeals from two convicted killers facing execution in Texas this month.
Appeals Court Orders Review In Fort Worth Death Penalty CaseTilon Carter is on death row for 2004 killing of James Tomlin during a robbery at his home.
Tarrant Co. DA To Seek Death Penalty In Strangulation CaseKimbro is accused in the capital murder off Molly Matheson in Fort Worth.
Texas Executes Man For Killing Woman In 2004 After Break-InTaiChin Preyor, 46, was put to death after his attorneys failed to convince courts that he had deficient legal help during earlier stages of his appeals and that he deserved a reprieve so his case could be reviewed more fairly.
Supreme Court Rules Against Texas Death Row Inmate Over Lawyer ErrorsThe Supreme Court has ruled against a Texas death row inmate who said his lawyers failed to challenge a faulty jury instruction at his trial and on appeal.
July Execution Of McKinney Real Estate Agent's Killer HaltedThe Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted the scheduled execution next month of a North Carolina parolee convicted of killing a Collin County real estate agent 11 years ago.
Texas Appeals Court Stops Scheduled Tuesday ExecutionA divided Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has stopped this week's scheduled execution of 37-year-old Tilon Carter for the slaying of an 89-year-old man during a robbery at his Fort Worth home.
Oklahoma Faces Long Delay Before Executions Can ResumeOklahoma has had one of the busiest death chambers in the country for decades, executing more people per capita than any other state since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in 1976 that death sentences could resume.
Grandmother 'An Eye For An Eye; He Needs To Pay For Killing My Baby'One Fort Worth family has waited nearly two decades for this day, now they're only an hour away from the justice they've wanted for the murder of a college cheerleader.
Texas Sues To Release Execution Drug Shipment Seized By FDATexas prison officials asked a federal judge Wednesday to rescind a U.S. Food and Drug Administration order that blocks the corrections agency from receiving a foreign shipment of a drug that the state wants to use for executions.
Arkansas Executes 2 Inmates On The Same Gurney, Hours ApartAfter going nearly 12 years without executing an inmate, Arkansas now has executed three in a few days -- including two in one night.