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  • Execution stopped
  • A serial killer has been put to death in Texas after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected his lawyers' demand that the state release information about where it gets its lethal injection drug
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texas, death penalty, execution, state
  • Execution stopped
  • A federal appeals court threw out a ruling requiring Texas to disclose more info about where it gets lethal-injection drugs
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texas, death penalty, execution, state
  • A Texas man was executed 10 years ago for a murder he didn't commit and now the Innocence Project wants changes
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texas, execution, state, cynthia cisneros
  • Convicted killer Michael James Perry was executed for gunning down a nurse at her home north of Houston and stealing her car nine years ago
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execution, local
  • Convicted killer George Jones was executed Wednesday for the fatal shooting of a Dallas man during a carjacking 17 years ago
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execution, state
  • Utah is scheduled to execute a convicted killer by firing squad, renewing a debate over what critics see as an antiquated, Old West-style of justice
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utah, execution, national/world
  • Monday's verdict on Mabry Landor, III, may seem like an anomaly, with a Harris County jury coming back with a death sentence
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execution, local, melanie lawson
  • A convicted killer who volunteered for execution but in recent weeks changed his mind has been put to death in Texas
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execution, state
  • A condemned killer who prosecutors said had been faking mental illness to avoid execution has won a reprieve from a federal judge with less than two hours to go
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huntsville, execution, state