death penalty

Rodney Reed
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Alan Scaia
November 15, 2019 - 7:01 am
AUSTIN (1080 KRLD) - Supporters of a man on Texas Death Row camped outside the governor's mansion Thursday night, calling for a reprieve. Rodney Reed is scheduled to be executed next Wednesday for killing a 19 year old woman in Bastrop County in 1996. Reed was sentenced to death in 1998, but he...
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Rodney Reed
Ricardo B. Brazziell/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File
Associated Press
November 08, 2019 - 7:40 am
Supporters of a Texas death row inmate who is facing lethal injection in less than two weeks for a murder he says he didn't commit are mounting a final push in the courts and on social media to stop his execution, which is being called into question by lawmakers, pastors, celebrities and the...
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Barbara Schwarz
November 06, 2019 - 4:24 pm
DALLAS (KRLD) - Texas has a new standard of determining who is eligible for the death penalty based on intellectual disability. This stems from today's commutation of the death sentence of Bobby Moore to life in prison. Texas Adopts New Standard Following Inmate's Commutation Moore, 60, was...
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