A three-time convicted robber who helped engineer the biggest prison break in Texas history was executed Wednesday evening for killing a suburban Dallas police officer while the notorious gang was on the run.
A member of a notorious gang that escaped from a Texas prison is scheduled for execution this week for killing a suburban Dallas police officer as the seven fugitives held up a sporting good store.
One of the infamous “Texas 7” gang of escapees now has an execution date.
Donald Newbury, one of the so-called ‘Texas 7’ prison escapees sent to death row for the 2000 slaying of a Dallas area police officer, has lost another appeal.
The U.S. Supreme Court has sent the cases of six Texas death row inmates, including one of the infamous “Texas 7” gang of escapees, back to a lower court for reviews of whether appeal attorneys let them down.
One of the infamous “Texas 7” fugitive gang has won an appeal at the U.S. Supreme Court and will have his death sentence reviewed.
One of the infamous “Texas 7” fugitive gang has won a stay from the U.S. Supreme Court one week before his scheduled execution.