dna testing

A researcher looks at a laboratory sample under a microscope. (credit: AP Photo)

Dallas DNA Exonerees Look To Each Other For Support

Dallas has a growing community of men whose convictions have been overturned through DNA testing.


Texas death chamber execution gurney. (credit: AP)

Innocence Project: Overhaul Death Penalty Laws

A leading anti-death penalty lawyer says the execution of a Texas man whose plea for DNA testing was ignored shows procedures and laws covering capital punishment need to be changed.