Convicted Killer, Former Officer Roy Oliver Sent To Prison In HuntsvilleRoy Oliver was released from the Dallas County Jail and turned over to authorities at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice James “Jay” H. Byrd Unit in Huntsville, Texas early Monday morning.
Texas Officials To Address Claims Of Abuse At Karolyi RanchInvestigators in Texas are expected to address allegations of criminal behavior by disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar at a famed gymnastics training center in Huntsville.
Execution Dates For 2 Fort Worth Inmates On Death RowTexas prison officials have set execution dates for two prisoners from the Fort Worth area, bringing to eight the number of inmates set for lethal injection in the coming months.
Nassar Victims Urge Texas Authorities To Investigate KarolyisThe victims of disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar are imploring Texas authorities to investigate whether Bela and Martha Karolyi could have done more to prevent his sexual abuse at their training center.
Execution Set For Killer Of 93-Year-Old East Texas WomanClifton Williams, 34, is set for lethal injection June 21 in Huntsville for the deadly beating and stabbing of Cecilia Schneider at her home in Tyler in July 2005.
Court Rejects Appeal From British Woman On Texas Death RowA British woman on death row in Texas has lost an appeal for her capital murder conviction in 2002. Attorneys for Linda Carty argued prosecutors coerced witnesses and hid information.
Execution Set For Dallas Man Who Killed Ex-Girlfriend While On Parole For Killing WifeWilliam Rayford is set to die Tuesday for the 1999 slaying of ex-girlfriend Carol Lynn Thomas Hall. He will be the nation's second inmate executed this year, both in Texas.
USA Gymnastics Ends Agreement To Train At Karolyi Ranch In TexasThe relationship between USA Gymnastics and the Karolyi Ranch in Texas is over after Olympic champion Simone Biles said that she was sexually abused there by a former team doctor.
Roy Moore Dismisses Allegations, Says Lawsuit To ComeGOP Senate nominee Roy Moore of Alabama is calling a newspaper report carrying allegations he had sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl four decades ago "fake news" and says a suit will be filed in response.
Lawyers Try To Stop Mexican Citizen's Execution In TexasRuben Ramirez Cardenas was scheduled for lethal injection Wednesday evening for the February 1997 killing of Mayra Laguna in the Rio Grande Valley in South Texas.
Texas Executes Man For Killing Woman In 2004 After Break-InTaiChin Preyor, 46, was put to death after his attorneys failed to convince courts that he had deficient legal help during earlier stages of his appeals and that he deserved a reprieve so his case could be reviewed more fairly.