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Barbara Schwarz
June 26, 2019 - 6:28 am
A former Texas death row inmate was declared actually innocent last month...which should have entitled him to money for time spent behind bars, but Alfred Brown has been denied. Brown spent 12 years in prison, including ten on death row for the murder of a Houston police officer in 2005. He had...
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L.P. Phillips
October 19, 2018 - 12:55 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - The Texas Supreme Court will hear arguments over whether the Texas Department of Criminal Justice needs to tell where it's got its death penalty drug back in 2014. In an order this morning, the High Court set oral arguments for January. An appeals lawyer who fights death...
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L.P. Phillips
March 19, 2018 - 5:45 am
FORT WORTH (1080 KRLD) - The Texas Supreme Court will hear arguments in a drowning that happend in Fort Worth five years ago. KRLD's L.P. Phillips says the issue is the safety of a kayak chute in one of the District's dams. On January 16, 2013 19-year-old Brandy Johnson tried to walk across Trinity...
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