Texas Man On Death Row Gets August Execution DateA 33-year-old man on death row for the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old Texas woman whose remains weren't found until two years after she vanished has received an execution date.
On Death Row 35 Years, Texas Inmate Dies Of Natural CausesA man on death row for 35 years for a Texas robbery where three people were shot and killed and a fourth was severely wounded has died of natural causes.
Mother Charged In Beating Death Of ToddlerA Grand Prairie grandmother says Child Protective Services failed, and now her 4-year-old grand daughter, Leiliana Wright is dead.
Texas Prison Plays Hide-And-Seek With Ex-Polygamist Sect Leader Warren JeffsEarlier this year, a wife of former polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs tried to visit him at a Texas state prison with a tiny microphone implanted in her hollowed-out watch.
1 Killed, Dozens Hurt In Wreck Involving Texas Prison Bus One person was killed and about two-dozen inmates injured in a collision involving a Texas prison bus.
Killer From North Texas Subway Robbery, Murder Set To DieConvicted killer Terry Darnell Edwards is scheduled for lethal injection May 11.
Texas Allowing Transgender Inmates To Start Hormone TherapyYour tax dollars are now going to pay for Texas inmates to begin hormone therapy to manage "intersex conditions and Gender Dysphoria." A new policy change means prisoners, even those who have had no previous treatment, can now receive hormone therapy.
Dallas County Prison Inmate Dies After Apparent Fight With CellmateA Texas prison system inmate has died following an apparent fight with his cellmate. TDCJ officials said the death of 31-year-old Alton Rodgers has been ruled a homicide and the investigation continues.
FDA Agrees To Hear From Texas, Arizona On Seized Execution DrugsThe federal government has agreed to hear arguments from Texas and Arizona prison officials after agents seized drugs that both states were trying to import for use in executions.
Texas Gives Virginia Lethal Drug For Upcoming ExecutionTexas prison officials are helping Virginia carry out a scheduled execution next week by providing that state with the lethal drug pentobarbital
Texas Drug Felons Soon Can Get Federal Food AssistanceDrug felons in Texas soon will be able to receive federal food assistance under a new policy that becomes effective next month.
Texas Parole Officer, Boyfriend Face Child Porn ChargeA complaint says officers met with the parole officer and discovered a video on her cellphone of a girl engaged in a sexual act.