Attorney: Death Penalty To Be Sought In Texas Tech Officer DeathAn attorney for a 19-year-old college student charged in the fatal shooting of a Texas Tech University police officer says prosecutors intend to seek the death penalty against his client if he's convicted of capital murder.
Mexican Citizen Executed In Texas For Cousin's 1997 MurderA Mexican citizen on death row in Texas was executed Wednesday night for the slaying of his 16-year-old cousin who was abducted from her family's apartment and fatally beaten.
Lawyers Try To Stop Mexican Citizen's Execution In TexasRuben Ramirez Cardenas was scheduled for lethal injection Wednesday evening for the February 1997 killing of Mayra Laguna in the Rio Grande Valley in South Texas.
Trump Calls For NYC Truck Attack Suspect To Get Death PenaltyPresident Trump said Wednesday on Twitter that Sayfullo Saipov, the suspect in the New York City truck attack that killed eight people, "should get death penalty."
Irving Man On Death Row For Killing 2 Loses AppealThe state's' highest criminal court has rejected an appeal from a Dallas-area man sent to death row for fatally stabbing his girlfriend and her teenage daughter in 2011.
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.