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  • Exonerated death row inmate takes on his former prosecutor in Texas

    HOUSTON — Anthony Graves survived 18 years in prison for murders he did not commit, a dozen of those years on death row, where he was twice scheduled for execution.
  • Texas ex-prosecutor's sentence sends warning on wrongful convictions

    HOUSTON — Williamson County Dist. Atty. Ken Anderson had risen to a district judge by the time a special investigation was launched this year to scrutinize a murder he had prosecuted in 1987. In a rare finding, a judge determined that Anderson had...

    Texas officials reject Confederate license plate

     
    The nine-member Texas Department of Motor Vehicles board, all appointees of Gov. Rick Perry, voted at their regular meeting in Austin against offering the plates after hearing hours of testimony opposing the plates.

    Texas Psychologist Punished in Death Penalty Cases

    Texas Psychologist Punished in Death Penalty Cases
    The Texas Tribune A psychologist who examined 14 inmates who are now on Texas’ death row — and two others who were subsequently executed — and found them intellectually competent enough to face the death penalty agreed on Thursday never...

    Victim's Son Objects to Executing Man in Hate Crime Death

    Victim's Son Objects to Executing Man in Hate Crime Death
    As Texas prepares to execute one of his father's killers, Ross Byrd hopes the state shows the man the mercy his father, James Byrd Jr., never got when he was dragged behind a truck to his death. "You can't fight murder with murder," Ross Byrd, 32, told...