Federal Prisoner Locked Up On Terror Charges Convicted For 2nd TimeProsecutors say a man imprisoned in Texas for terrorism has been convicted of trying to recruit fellow prisoners to join the Islamic State group and plan attacks in the United States.
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.
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.
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.
Man On Texas Death Row Dies Of Cardiac ArrestA Mexican man convicted of killing three teens in El Paso has died of apparent cardiac arrest.
Woman's Body Found In Johnson County Cemetery Identified As 41-Year-Old From CleburneThe body of the woman found in a Johnson County cemetery Thursday has been identified as 41-year-old Jana Deann Hart from Cleburne.
Newly-Released Inmate Steals Woman's Unlocked, Running Car From Police StationA newly-released inmate wasted no time stealing a car that was unlocked and running in front of the Arlington Police Station.
Rise In Suicide Attempts In Texas Prisons Alarms AdvocatesThe number of officially logged suicide attempts among Texas prisoners has nearly tripled in the last decade.
Prison Guard Sentenced For Sexual Relationship Says She 'Stumbled Upon Inmate Cleaning Her Carpet'Erica McCoy, 32, pleaded guilty in August to abusive sexual contact with an inmate at FCI Seagoville, an all-male, low-security institution southeast of Dallas .
No Execution For Texas Inmate; Supreme Court Rules He Is DisabledThe Supreme Court is ending a long legal fight by ruling that a Texas death row inmate is intellectually disabled and thus may not be executed.
Mexican Citizen Executed In Texas For Sledgehammer Killings Of Wife, KidsRoberto Moreno Ramos was condemned for the 1992 deaths of his 42-year-old wife Leticia, 7-year-old daughter Abigail, and 3-year-old son Jonathan at their home.
Texas Guard Charged With Assaulting Prisoner Who Later DiedA Texas prison guard is charged with assaulting an inmate who later died from his injuries.
Barefoot Inmate Who Escaped From County Van CapturedAlthough he was handcuffed and barefoot, Justin Gonzalez managed to escaped from a police van, but his freedom was fleeting. Today he is back in custody and facing a new charge.
Barefoot Inmate Jumps Out Of Van, Flees From OfficialsAn inmate who was being transferred from Garland Jail in route to Dallas County jumped out of the van and fled.
Condemned Killer Of 3 Near Waco In 1989 Loses Federal AppealBillie Wayne Coble would turn 70 in September and is among the oldest of the state's 230 condemned inmates.