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.
Appeals Court Delays Texas Execution Due To Coronavirus OutbreakThe outbreak of the novel coronavirus prompted the top Texas criminal appeals court on Monday to stay for 60 days the scheduled execution of a man condemned for killing his family.
Supreme Court Denies Appeal Of Texas Death Row Inmate Rodney ReedThe U.S. Supreme Court has denied an appeal from Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed, who was found guilty of the 1996 murder of Stacey Stites and has spent over 20 years in prison.
Texas Executes Dallas Man Who Killed Wife, Children In 2002Ochoa was sentenced to death for the slayings of his wife, his 7-year-old and 9-month-old daughters and both his father-in-law and sister-in-law.
Dallas Man, Abel Ochoa, Set To Be Executed For Killing 5, Including Wife And 2 ChildrenA Dallas man who shot and killed his wife, his two children and two other relatives about 18 years ago is expected to be executed Thursday evening.