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KVUE-TV Austin
Court blocks Texas execution set for this weekof a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more
Court blocks Texas execution set for this week
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
of a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more than 18 years ago has won a reprieve. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals stopped the scheduled Thursday lethal injection of 46-year-old Charles Don Flores. Flores... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Court blocks Texas execution set for this weekof a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more
Court blocks Texas execution set for this week
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
of a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more than 18 years ago has won a reprieve. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals stopped the scheduled Thursday lethal injection of 46-year-old Charles Don Flores. Flores... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Court Blocks Texas Execution Set For This Weekof a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more
Court Blocks Texas Execution Set For This Week
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
of a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more than 18 years ago has won a reprieve. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals stopped the scheduled Thursday lethal injection of 46-year-old Charles Don Flores. Flores... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Court Blocks Texas Execution Set For This Weekof a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more
Court Blocks Texas Execution Set For This Week
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
of a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more than 18 years ago has won a reprieve. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals stopped the scheduled Thursday lethal injection of 46-year-old Charles Don Flores. Flores... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Court blocks Texas execution set for this weekof a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more
Court blocks Texas execution set for this week
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
of a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more than 18 years ago has won a reprieve. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals stopped the scheduled Thursday lethal injection of 46-year-old Charles Don Flores. Flores... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Court blocks Texas execution set for this weekof a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more
Court blocks Texas execution set for this week
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
of a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more than 18 years ago has won a reprieve. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals stopped the scheduled Thursday lethal injection of 46-year-old Charles Don Flores. Flores... Read more
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Salon.com
Court blocks Texas execution set for this weekof a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more
Court blocks Texas execution set for this week
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
of a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more than 18 years ago has won a reprieve. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals stopped the scheduled Thursday lethal injection of 46-year-old Charles Don Flores. Flores... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Court blocks Texas execution set for this weekof a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more
Court blocks Texas execution set for this week
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
of a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more than 18 years ago has won a reprieve. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals stopped the scheduled Thursday lethal injection of 46-year-old Charles Don Flores. Flores... Read more
10 related stories
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KXXV Waco
Court blocks Texas execution set for this weekof a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more
Court blocks Texas execution set for this week
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
of a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more than 18 years ago has won a reprieve. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals stopped the scheduled Thursday lethal injection of 46-year-old Charles Don Flores. Flores... Read more
10 related stories
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Court blocks Texas execution set for this weekof a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more
Court blocks Texas execution set for this week
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
of a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more than 18 years ago has won a reprieve. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals stopped the scheduled Thursday lethal injection of 46-year-old Charles Don Flores. Flores... Read more
10 related stories
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Court blocks Texas execution set for this weekof a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more
Court blocks Texas execution set for this week
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
of a 64-year-old suburban Dallas grandmother during a burglary of her home more than 18 years ago has won a reprieve. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals stopped the scheduled Thursday lethal injection of 46-year-old Charles Don Flores. Flores... Read more
10 related stories
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KLTV 7 Tyler
SPECIAL REPORT: The trial of Kerry Max Cookhappened in 1994, but Cook was found guilty a second time and sentenced to deat
SPECIAL REPORT: The trial of Kerry Max Cook
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
happened in 1994, but Cook was found guilty a second time and sentenced to death once again. However, two years later the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals overturned the second conviction, pointing to the gross mishandling of the original... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Relist Watch Reduxits fourth go ‘round is Moore v. Texas, 15-797, a state-on-bottom capital case
Relist Watch Redux
SCOTUSblog / Posted 3 days ago
its fourth go ‘round is Moore v. Texas, 15-797, a state-on-bottom capital case with roots in Houston. Seeking to overturn a Texas Court of Criminal Appeals decision, which itself overturned a determination that Moore was intellectually disabled (and... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Harris County death row inmate loses state court appealHOUSTON (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has rejected an appeal from
Harris County death row inmate loses state court appeal
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 5 days ago
HOUSTON (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has rejected an appeal from a man on death row for the fatal stabbing 25 years ago of a Houston-area man whose body was found inscribed with a swastika and initials of a skinhead group. The appeal... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Harris County death row inmate loses state court appealHOUSTON (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has rejected an appeal from
Harris County death row inmate loses state court appeal
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
HOUSTON (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has rejected an appeal from a man on death row for the fatal stabbing 25 years ago of a Houston-area man whose body was found inscribed with a swastika and initials of a skinhead group. The appeal... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Harris County death row inmate loses state court appealHOUSTON (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has rejected an appeal from
Harris County death row inmate loses state court appeal
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
HOUSTON (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has rejected an appeal from a man on death row for the fatal stabbing 25 years ago of a Houston-area man whose body was found inscribed with a swastika and initials of a skinhead group. The appeal... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Harris County death row inmate loses state court appealHOUSTON (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has rejected an appeal from
Harris County death row inmate loses state court appeal
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
HOUSTON (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has rejected an appeal from a man on death row for the fatal stabbing 25 years ago of a Houston-area man whose body was found inscribed with a swastika and initials of a skinhead group. The appeal... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Scott Walker — No Not That One — Wins Court of Criminal Appeals Runoff - Scott Walker — No Not That One — Wins Court of Criminal Appeals Runoff by Madlin Mekelburg The Texas Tribune May 24 2016 A candidate who ran a low-key campaign and shares a n...who ran a low-key campaign and shares a name with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker w
Scott Walker — No Not That One — Wins Court of Criminal Appeals Runoff - Scott Walker — No Not That One — Wins Court of Criminal Appeals Runoff by Madlin Mekelburg The Texas Tribune May 24 2016 A candidate who ran a low-key campaign and shares a n...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
who ran a low-key campaign and shares a name with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker won the GOP runoff race for a seat on the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. Walker, a criminal defense attorney from Fort Worth, had 57 percent of the vote in... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
5 Things to Watch For in Tuesday's Primary Runoffs - 5 Things to Watch For in Tuesday's Primary Runoffs by Matthew Watkins The Texas Tribune May 24 2016 Hardcore political junkies campaign staffers and candidates' parents: They're the only ones ce...Wisconsin governor, isn't on the ballot. But Dallas-based criminal defense atto
5 Things to Watch For in Tuesday's Primary Runoffs - 5 Things to Watch For in Tuesday's Primary Runoffs by Matthew Watkins The Texas Tribune May 24 2016 Hardcore political junkies campaign staffers and candidates' parents: They're the only ones ce...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Wisconsin governor, isn't on the ballot. But Dallas-based criminal defense attorney Scott Walker is vying for a seat on the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. The Republican barely campaigned before the March primary. His opponents weren't even sure... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Analysis: Attention not trickling Down to Texas runoff hopefbest. Would-be Texas Railroad Commissioners Wayne Christian and Gary Gates were
Analysis: Attention not trickling Down to Texas runoff hopef
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 days ago
best. Would-be Texas Railroad Commissioners Wayne Christian and Gary Gates were working delegates. So were aspirants to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and various congressional and Statehouse positions. They didn't get much love from the... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Tuesday is last day to vote in primary runoff electionsDemocrats and Republicans have runoffs for railroad commissioner. The Republica
Tuesday is last day to vote in primary runoff elections
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 7 days ago
Democrats and Republicans have runoffs for railroad commissioner. The Republican nominee for Places 2 and 5 on the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals are up for grabs. About 2.17 percent of the county's 190,952 registered voters cast a ballot... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Analysis: Attention Not Trickling Down to Texas Runoff Hopefuls - Analysis: Attention Not Trickling Down to Texas Runoff Hopefuls by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune May 23 2016 We are in a national election year. State issues don’t seem to matter. L...best. Would-be Texas Railroad Commissioners Wayne Christian and Gary Gates were
Analysis: Attention Not Trickling Down to Texas Runoff Hopefuls - Analysis: Attention Not Trickling Down to Texas Runoff Hopefuls by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune May 23 2016 We are in a national election year. State issues don’t seem to matter. L...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
best. Would-be Texas Railroad Commissioners Wayne Christian and Gary Gates were working delegates. So were aspirants to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and various congressional and statehouse positions. They didn’t get much love from the... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Runoff election set for Tuesday May 24 - Upshur County voters go to the polls Tuesday for the statewide Republican and Democratic party runoffs. Voting hours on election day are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at eight boxes in the county. At the end of votin...for the State Board of Education Place Nine; a seat on the Texas Railroad Commi
Runoff election set for Tuesday May 24 - Upshur County voters go to the polls Tuesday for the statewide Republican and Democratic party runoffs. Voting hours on election day are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at eight boxes in the county. At the end of votin...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
for the State Board of Education Place Nine; a seat on the Texas Railroad Commission; and races for two judgeships on the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. No incumbents are running in those races. The state board contest pits Mary Lou Bruner... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Analysis: Texas Judge Tweets While Trump Auditions for GOP - Analysis: Texas Judge Tweets While Trump Auditions for GOP by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune May 20 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's col...Texas Public Policy Foundation, where he wrote a white paper urging a merger of
Analysis: Texas Judge Tweets While Trump Auditions for GOP - Analysis: Texas Judge Tweets While Trump Auditions for GOP by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune May 20 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's col...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
Texas Public Policy Foundation, where he wrote a white paper urging a merger of the Texas Supreme Court and the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. Former Gov. Rick Perry appointed Willett to the court in 2005. Last year, Perry touted him... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Gates, Keel and Walker best in GOP runoffsthe agency’s outdated name. Gates is the common-sense option. Republican vote
Gates, Keel and Walker best in GOP runoffs
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
the agency’s outdated name. Gates is the common-sense option. Republican voters also must choose nominees for two Texas Court of Criminal Appeals seats. In the contest for Place 2, Mary Lou Keel, a veteran state district judge from Harris... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Former Death Row Inmate Fights for Compensationthat though his client was not declared "actually innocent," he has achieved th
Former Death Row Inmate Fights for Compensation
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
that though his client was not declared "actually innocent," he has achieved the threshold to receive compensation. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals granted Brown relief based on the state's constitutional violation at trial, the withholding... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Former Death Row Inmate Fights for Compensation - Former Death Row Inmate Fights for Compensation by Johnathan Silver The Texas Tribune May 11 2016 An attorney for former Texas death row inmate Alfred Dewayne Brown is asking state Comptroller Glen...that though his client was not declared "actually innocent," he has achieved th
Former Death Row Inmate Fights for Compensation - Former Death Row Inmate Fights for Compensation by Johnathan Silver The Texas Tribune May 11 2016 An attorney for former Texas death row inmate Alfred Dewayne Brown is asking state Comptroller Glen...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
that though his client was not declared "actually innocent," he has achieved the threshold to receive compensation. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals granted Brown relief based on the state's constitutional violation at trial, the withholding... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Gregorio Cortez, the myth and the mansupporters, including two influential San Antonio Spanish language newspaper ed
Gregorio Cortez, the myth and the man
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
supporters, including two influential San Antonio Spanish language newspaper editors. Appeals were filed. Eventually, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals overturned all the convictions. After his pardon in 1913, he moved to Nuevo Laredo,... Read more
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FOX News
Former officer freed from life sentence after rape accuser admits she liedprosecutors said they plan to retry the 56-year-old man for assaulting the girl
Former officer freed from life sentence after rape accuser admits she lied
FOX News / Posted 24 days ago
prosecutors said they plan to retry the 56-year-old man for assaulting the girl in her father's backyard in 1994. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ruled last month that Franklin did not receive a fair trial in 1995. His accuser testified... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Officer's Rape Conviction Set Aside After Accuser Admits Lieprosecutors said they plan to retry the 56-year-old man for assaulting the girl
Officer's Rape Conviction Set Aside After Accuser Admits Lie
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 25 days ago
prosecutors said they plan to retry the 56-year-old man for assaulting the girl in her father’s backyard in 1994. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ruled last month that Franklin did not receive a fair trial in 1995. His accuser testified... Read more
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Salon.com
Officer’s rape conviction set aside after accuser admits lieprosecutors said they plan to retry the 56-year-old man for assaulting the girl
Officer’s rape conviction set aside after accuser admits lie
Salon.com / Posted 25 days ago
prosecutors said they plan to retry the 56-year-old man for assaulting the girl in her father’s backyard in 1994. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ruled last month that Franklin did not receive a fair trial in 1995. His accuser testified... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Officer's rape conviction set aside after accuser admits liebut Tarrant County prosecutors say they'll retry the 56-year-old man for assaul
Officer's rape conviction set aside after accuser admits lie
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 25 days ago
but Tarrant County prosecutors say they'll retry the 56-year-old man for assaulting the girl in her father's backyard. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ruled last month that Franklin did not receive a fair trial in 1995. His accuser testified... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Officer's rape conviction set aside after accuser admits liebut Tarrant County prosecutors say they'll retry the 56-year-old man for assaul
Officer's rape conviction set aside after accuser admits lie
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 25 days ago
but Tarrant County prosecutors say they'll retry the 56-year-old man for assaulting the girl in her father's backyard. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ruled last month that Franklin did not receive a fair trial in 1995. His accuser testified... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Officer's rape conviction set aside after accuser admits liebut Tarrant County prosecutors say they'll retry the 56-year-old man for assaul
Officer's rape conviction set aside after accuser admits lie
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 25 days ago
but Tarrant County prosecutors say they'll retry the 56-year-old man for assaulting the girl in her father's backyard. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ruled last month that Franklin did not receive a fair trial in 1995. His accuser testified... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Officer's rape conviction set aside after accuser admits liebut Tarrant County prosecutors say they'll retry the 56-year-old man for assaul
Officer's rape conviction set aside after accuser admits lie
KXXV Waco / Posted 25 days ago
but Tarrant County prosecutors say they'll retry the 56-year-old man for assaulting the girl in her father's backyard. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ruled last month that Franklin did not receive a fair trial in 1995. His accuser testified... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lufkin book store owner pleads guilty in kidnapping plotLufkin serial killer's second appealTexas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial k
Lufkin book store owner pleads guilty in kidnapping plot
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 26 days ago
Lufkin serial killer's second appealTexas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appeal On Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused Lufkin serial killer Kim Saenz’ request for discretionary... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Nogalus Centralia WSC issues boil-water noticeLufkin serial killer's second appealTexas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial k
Nogalus Centralia WSC issues boil-water notice
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 26 days ago
Lufkin serial killer's second appealTexas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appeal On Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused Lufkin serial killer Kim Saenz’ request for discretionary... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Etoile Water Supply lifts boil-water noticeLufkin serial killer's second appealTexas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial k
Etoile Water Supply lifts boil-water notice
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 26 days ago
Lufkin serial killer's second appealTexas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appeal On Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused Lufkin serial killer Kim Saenz’ request for discretionary... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lufkin soldier surprises daughter at schoolLufkin serial killer's second appealTexas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial k
Lufkin soldier surprises daughter at school
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 26 days ago
Lufkin serial killer's second appealTexas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appeal On Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused Lufkin serial killer Kim Saenz’ request for discretionary... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appealOn Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused
Texas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appeal
KXXV Waco / Posted 26 days ago
On Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused Lufkin serial killer Kim Saenz’ request for discretionary review. Saenz’ attorneys again appealed to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals after the Fourth Court of Appeals... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Texas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appealOn Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused
Texas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appeal
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 26 days ago
On Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused Lufkin serial killer Kim Saenz’ request for discretionary review. Saenz’ attorneys again appealed to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals after the Fourth Court of Appeals... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appealOn Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused
Texas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appeal
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 26 days ago
On Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused Lufkin serial killer Kim Saenz’ request for discretionary review. Saenz’ attorneys again appealed to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals after the Fourth Court of Appeals... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appealOn Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused
Texas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appeal
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 26 days ago
On Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused Lufkin serial killer Kim Saenz’ request for discretionary review. Saenz’ attorneys again appealed to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals after the Fourth Court of Appeals... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Texas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appealOn Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused
Texas appeals court refuses Lufkin serial killer's second appeal
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 26 days ago
On Wednesday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a ruling that refused Lufkin serial killer Kim Saenz’ request for discretionary review. Saenz’ attorneys again appealed to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals after the Fourth Court of Appeals... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
In decade-old case, man gets 50 years for sexually abusing childhearing to be read to the jury. The Fourth Court of Appeals denied the appeal,
In decade-old case, man gets 50 years for sexually abusing child
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
hearing to be read to the jury. The Fourth Court of Appeals denied the appeal, ruling the testimony was admissible, but the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals reversed that decision in 2011 and sent the case back for retrial. Prosecutor Stephanie Boyd... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Analysis: A Texas Judge Takes Voter ID to Court - Analysis: A Texas Judge Takes Voter ID to Court by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune May 2 2016 * Correction appended Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's colu...an unconstitutional obstacle to a legal activity: voting. The rogue in questio
Analysis: A Texas Judge Takes Voter ID to Court - Analysis: A Texas Judge Takes Voter ID to Court by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune May 2 2016 * Correction appended Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's colu...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
an unconstitutional obstacle to a legal activity: voting. The rogue in question is Larry Meyers, who was elected to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals as a Republican in 1992 and re-elected in 1998, 2004 and 2010. At the end of 2013, he changed... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Overturned conviction could give another convicted killer hope13th Court of Appeals a higher court decided another Nueces County man deserved
Overturned conviction could give another convicted killer hope
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 30 days ago
13th Court of Appeals a higher court decided another Nueces County man deserved another trial in an unrelated case. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals overturned the murder conviction for Heriberto Saenz because his trial lawyer didn't show the... Read more

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