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.
John Gardner Executed For Killing Soon-To-Be Ex-Wife 15 Years Ago In Collin CountyJohn Gardner was convicted for fatally shooting Tammy Gardner, who had feared she would never get out of her marriage alive.
Execution Scheduled For Man Who Drove From Mississippi To North Texas To Kill WifeA man in prison in Texas is scheduled to be executed Wednesday for the 2005 murder of his soon-to-be ex-wife in her Collin County home.
Texas Inmate Travis Runnels Executed For 2003 Killing Of Prison SupervisorTravis Runnels, 46, was convicted of slashing the throat of 38-year-old Stanley Wiley on January 29, 2003 because he hadn't gotten a job transfer in the prison.
Inmate Who Slit Throat Of Prison Supervisor While Serving Time For Dallas Crime Set To Be ExecutedHe was found guilty of a crime in Dallas and sent to a prison in Amarillo where he cut the throat of a supervisor. Tonight Travis Runnels is scheduled to be put to death.
New Judge Assigned To Rodney Reed’s Execution CaseA new judge has been assigned to death row inmate Rodney Reed’s case a week after Texas’ highest criminal court canceled his execution scheduled earlier this month.
After 21 Years On Death Row, Texas Grants Stay Of Execution For Rodney ReedJust five days before his scheduled execution, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and the Texas Parole Board, granted a stay of execution for convicted murderer Rodney Reed.
Texas Parole Board Recommends Delaying Execution Of Rodney ReedThe Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles on Friday recommended delaying the execution of inmate Rodney Reed, whose conviction is being questioned by new evidence that his supporters say raises serious doubts about his guilt.
Oprah Urges Texas Governor To 'Take A Pause' On Rodney Reed ExecutionOprah is speaking out about the Rodney Reed death row case and is urging Governor Abbott to "take a pause" on the scheduled November 20. execution.
Texas Appeals Court Commutes Death Sentence Of Convicted Killer Bobby James MooreBobby James Moore was sentenced to death for the 1980 shotgun slaying of 72-year-old Houston supermarket clerk James McCarble.
Rihanna, Meek Mill Join Calls To Halt Texas Execution Of Rodney ReedA growing list of celebrities and a bipartisan group of Texas lawmakers are the latest to call on Governor Greg Abbott to halt the execution of death row inmate Rodney Reed.