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Barbara Schwarz
April 06, 2019 - 10:53 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - There's pushback against the Texas Prison system's new policy of not allowing spiritual advisors in the witness room only during an execution. The new rules states they are allowed only in the witness room. Texas Seven member Patrick Murphy got an 11th hour Supreme Court...
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Patrick Murphy
Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP
March 28, 2019 - 12:56 pm
A member of the "Texas 7" gang of escaped prisoners who's scheduled to be executed Thursday evening should be spared because he didn't fatally shoot a suburban Dallas police officer during a Christmas Eve robbery more than 18 years ago, according to his attorneys.
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Joseph-Garcia
(Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP)
December 04, 2018 - 5:22 pm
Attorneys for a death row inmate who is scheduled to die Tuesday say he should be spared because he wasn’t the one who killed a suburban Dallas police officer during a Christmas Eve robbery 18 years ago, it was other escaped inmates he was with.
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