2nd To Last Texas 7 Death Row Inmate Patrick Murphy Says Life Should Be Spared: 'I Think It's About Vengeance'Patrick Murphy, set to be executed Thursday, was in a getaway car in front of the store when the other escapees were confronted in the back by Irving Officer Aubrey Hawkins, who was shot 11 times.
Member Of 'Texas 7' Gang Executed For Officer's KillingJoseph Garcia received a lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville for the December 2000 shooting death of 29-year-old Irving police officer Aubrey Hawkins.
Member Of 'Texas 7' Prison-Break Gang Set For Execution"Texas 7" prison escapee and now death row inmate Joseph Garcia is slated to die by lethal injection Tuesday at the state penitentiary in Huntsville.
"Texas 7" Gang Member Loses Federal AppealThe 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has rejected an appeal from a death row inmate who was part of the notorious "Texas 7" gang of escaped prisoners.
"Texas 7" Gang Member Gets August Execution DateA death row inmate who was part of the notorious "Texas 7" gang of escaped prisoners has received an execution date.
Three Irving Officers MemorializedOfficers, city employees and the families of the fallen marched together down city streets and attended the somber ceremony.
'Texas 7' Gang Member Set For February Execution One of the infamous "Texas 7" gang of escapees now has an execution date.
Appeal Rejected For ‘Texas 7’ InmateDonald 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.
SCOTUS Death Row Review Cases Include "Texas 7" MemberThe 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.
'Texas 7' Member On Death Row Loses Appeal One of the remaining notorious "Texas 7" gang members on death row has lost a court appeal. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals rejected Randy Halprin's claims challenging the validity of his conviction and death sentence.
'Texas 7' Gang Leader Executed In HuntsvilleThe leader of a group of prison escapees that became known as the Texas Seven is dead. At 6:22 p.m. Wednesday, the state of Texas executed George Rivas, the highest profile death row inmate in years.