Feds To Execute Man Who Killed 2 Youth Ministers In TexasBrandon Bernard and his co-defendant, Christopher Vialva, were convicted in the 1999 kidnapping and killing of an Iowa couple who stopped to use a payphone in Killeen.
Man Who Kidnapped, Killed North Texas Teen Set For Federal Execution In NovemberOrlando Hall, 49, was one of five men who prosecutors said kidnapped 16-year-old Lisa Rene from her home in Arlington, to get revenge on her two brothers for a botched $5,000 marijuana deal.
Appeals Court Commutes Death Sentence Of Texas Inmate Convicted Of Killing Dallas Police OfficerJuan Lizcano was convicted of capital murder in the November 2005 shooting death of 28-year-old Dallas police officer Brian Jackson.
Texas Delays 7th Execution After Attorneys Raise Concerns Over Coronavirus PandemicSix other Texas executions scheduled earlier this year were postponed by the courts because of the outbreak. Two others were delayed over different issues.
Oklahoma Man Put To Death As U.S. Carries Out First Federal Execution In 17 YearsThe U.S. government has carried out the first federal execution in almost two decades, putting to death an Oklahoma man who killed husband, wife and their 8-year-old daughter in the 1990s.
Hours Before Scheduled Death Of Oklahoma Man, Judge Blocks Federal ExecutionsThe federal government was planning to carry out the first federal execution -- of an Oklahoma man-- in nearly two decades on Monday, but now it won't be happening.
Texas Inmate Put To Death As State Resumes Executions After 5-Month Delay Due To COVID-19The Texas five-month delay on executions has come to an end. An inmate received a lethal injection Wednesday evening for fatally shooting an 82-year-old man nearly three decades ago.
Texas Executes Inmate After 5-Month Delay Due To Coronavirus PandemicBilly Joe Wardlow was put to death at the state penitentiary in Huntsville for the June 1993 killing of Carl Cole at his home in Cason.
Inmate Set To Die For East Texas Murder As State Resumes Executions After COVID-19 Pandemic DelayA Texas death row inmate condemned for fatally shooting an 82-year-old man nearly three decades ago is scheduled to die by lethal injection Wednesday.
The Coronavirus Pandemic Puts Things On Hold But Texas Is Set To Resume Executions TuesdayToday a Texas inmate condemned for fatally stabbing an 85-year-old woman more than two decades ago is scheduled to die by lethal injection.
Coronavirus: 6th Texas Execution Delayed As Attorneys Cite PandemicEdward Lee Busby's execution had been set for May 6, but it was stayed for 60 days by the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals on Monday.
Coronavirus In Texas: 5th Texas Execution Delayed In Midst Of OutbreakCarlos Trevino’s attorneys had argued that the pandemic has created “insurmountable obstacles” to providing adequate legal representation.
U.S. Supreme Court Won't Hear Case Of 'Texas Seven' Randy HalprinHe was among seven escaped Texas inmates who went on a month-long reign of terror starting around Christmas 2000, today the Supreme Court declined to take up the case of death row inmate Randy Halprin.
In Midst Of Coronavirus Outbreak Texas Appeals Court Delays 3rd ExecutionFor the third time in two months, the execution of a death row inmate in Texas has been delayed.
2nd Texas Death Row Inmate Gets Stay Due To Coronavirus OutbreakThe Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ordered a 60-day delay of Tracy Beatty's scheduled March 25 execution.