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KTXS Abilene
Condemned Texas inmate set to die next week gets reprieveHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted next we
KTXS Abilene / Posted moments ago
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted next week's scheduled execution of a man condemned for the rape-slaying of an 11-year-old Dallas girl in 2005. The court said in a brief order Monday it wanted additional review... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Condemned Texas inmate set to die next week gets reprieveHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted next we
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 35 minutes ago
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted next week's scheduled execution of a man condemned for the rape-slaying of an 11-year-old Dallas girl in 2005. The court said in a brief order Monday it wanted additional review... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Condemned Texas inmate set to die next week gets reprieveHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted next we
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 39 minutes ago
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted next week's scheduled execution of a man condemned for the rape-slaying of an 11-year-old Dallas girl in 2005. The court said in a brief order Monday it wanted additional review... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Condemned Texas inmate set to die next week gets reprieveHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted next we
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 51 minutes ago
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted next week's scheduled execution of a man condemned for the rape-slaying of an 11-year-old Dallas girl in 2005. The court said in a brief order Monday it wanted additional review... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Condemned Texas inmate set to die next week gets reprieveHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted next we
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 52 minutes ago
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted next week's scheduled execution of a man condemned for the rape-slaying of an 11-year-old Dallas girl in 2005. The court said in a brief order Monday it wanted additional review... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Condemned Texas inmate set to die next week gets reprieveHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted next we
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 55 minutes ago
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has halted next week's scheduled execution of a man condemned for the rape-slaying of an 11-year-old Dallas girl in 2005. The court said in a brief order Monday it wanted additional review... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Search warrants reveal Greg Kelley used hookup site, had selfie with victimproposed findings of fact and conclusion of law from the hearing should be rece
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
proposed findings of fact and conclusion of law from the hearing should be received by the court by Aug. 18, at which point King would make a recommendation to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals which would determine Kelley's fate. © 2017 K... Read more
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11 News Houston
Search warrants reveal Greg Kelley used hookup site, had selfie with victimproposed findings of fact and conclusion of law from the hearing should be rece
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
proposed findings of fact and conclusion of law from the hearing should be received by the court by Aug. 18, at which point King would make a recommendation to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals which would determine Kelley's fate. © 2017 K... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Search warrants reveal Greg Kelley used hookup site, had selfie with victimproposed findings of fact and conclusion of law from the hearing should be rece
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 days ago
proposed findings of fact and conclusion of law from the hearing should be received by the court by Aug. 18, at which point King would make a recommendation to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals which would determine Kelley's fate. © 2017 K... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Murderer Bernie Tiede Denied New Trial By Appeals Courtobtained. Jonathan Landers, Tiede’s lawyer, said he would appeal the lower appe
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 days ago
obtained. Jonathan Landers, Tiede’s lawyer, said he would appeal the lower appellate court’s Thursday decision to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. “We are hopeful that … the Court of Criminal Appeals will allow full briefing on legal... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Murderer Bernie Tiede, Cooper HS graduate, denied new trial by appeals courtobtained. Jonathan Landers, Tiede’s lawyer, said he would appeal the lower appe
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
obtained. Jonathan Landers, Tiede’s lawyer, said he would appeal the lower appellate court’s Thursday decision to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. “We are hopeful that … the Court of Criminal Appeals will allow full briefing on legal... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Bernie Tiede's life sentence affirmed by appeals courtattorney -- to seek a sentence equaling the almost 17 years Tiede had already s
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
attorney -- to seek a sentence equaling the almost 17 years Tiede had already served in prison. In documents from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, the court ruled that there was no evidence that Davidson had reached that agreement with... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Convicted killer of Montgomery County woman gets death datein December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Hu
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 11 days ago
in December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Huntsville. The U.S. Supreme Court and the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals last year both refused the latest in a long series of appeals seeking additional DNA testing... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Convicted killer of Montgomery County woman gets death datein December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Hu
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 11 days ago
in December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Huntsville. The U.S. Supreme Court and the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals last year both refused the latest in a long series of appeals seeking additional DNA testing... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Convicted killer of Montgomery County woman gets death datein December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Hu
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
in December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Huntsville. The U.S. Supreme Court and the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals last year both refused the latest in a long series of appeals seeking additional DNA testing... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Convicted killer of Montgomery County woman gets death datein December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Hu
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
in December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Huntsville. The U.S. Supreme Court and the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals last year both refused the latest in a long series of appeals seeking additional DNA testing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Harris County death row prisoner convicted in saloon robbery found dead in cellMartinez was slated to meet his fate in Huntsville. But a last-minute stay boug
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
Martinez was slated to meet his fate in Huntsville. But a last-minute stay bought him more time, and the following year the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals invalidated Martinez's death sentence, unanimously deciding the trial court judge had failed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Convicted killer of Montgomery County woman gets death datein December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Hu
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
in December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Huntsville. The U.S. Supreme Court and the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals last year both refused the latest in a long series of appeals seeking additional DNA testing... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Convicted killer of Montgomery County woman gets death datein December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Hu
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
in December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Huntsville. The U.S. Supreme Court and the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals last year both refused the latest in a long series of appeals seeking additional DNA testing... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Convicted killer of Montgomery County woman gets death datein December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Hu
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 11 days ago
in December 1998. Her body was found a nearly a month later in a forest near Huntsville. The U.S. Supreme Court and the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals last year both refused the latest in a long series of appeals seeking additional DNA testing... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Harris County death row prisoner convicted in saloon robbery found dead in cellMartinez was slated to meet his fate in Huntsville. But a last-minute stay boug
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Martinez was slated to meet his fate in Huntsville. But a last-minute stay bought him more time, and the following year the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals invalidated Martinez's death sentence, unanimously deciding the trial court judge had failed... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Hearing to present alternative suspect in Greg Kelley case set for Wednesdayhearing. State District Judge Donna King will then decide whether Kelley should
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
hearing. State District Judge Donna King will then decide whether Kelley should get a new trial or whether to uphold his conviction. After King's decision, the case will go to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals for the final ruling. © 2017 KVU... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Hearing to present alternative suspect in Greg Kelley case set for WednesdayDistrict Judge Donna King will then decide whether Kelley should get a new tria
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 19 days ago
District Judge Donna King will then decide whether Kelley should get a new trial or whether to uphold his conviction. After King's decision, the case will go to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals for the final ruling. READ MORE| © 2017... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
12 Texas Inmates Are Serving Banned Juvenile Life Sentenceoffenders to parole-eligible terms, Texas has left it to inmates to apply indiv
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 21 days ago
offenders to parole-eligible terms, Texas has left it to inmates to apply individually. If they succeed before the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, their sentences will be set aside and new punishment hearings ordered, said Department of... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
12 Texas Inmates Are Serving Banned Juvenile Life Sentenceoffenders to parole-eligible terms, Texas has left it to inmates to apply indiv
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 21 days ago
offenders to parole-eligible terms, Texas has left it to inmates to apply individually. If they succeed before the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, their sentences will be set aside and new punishment hearings ordered, said Department of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
12 Texas inmates are serving banned juvenile life sentenceoffenders to parole-eligible terms, Texas has left it to inmates to apply indiv
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
offenders to parole-eligible terms, Texas has left it to inmates to apply individually. If they succeed before the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, their sentences will be set aside and new punishment hearings ordered, said Department of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
12 Texas inmates are serving banned juvenile life sentencehas left it to inmates to apply individually. Department of Criminal Justice o
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 21 days ago
has left it to inmates to apply individually. Department of Criminal Justice officials say if inmates succeed before the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, their sentences will be set aside and new punishment hearings ordered. Many inmates already... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
12 Texas inmates are serving banned juvenile life sentencehas left it to inmates to apply individually. Department of Criminal Justice o
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 21 days ago
has left it to inmates to apply individually. Department of Criminal Justice officials say if inmates succeed before the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, their sentences will be set aside and new punishment hearings ordered. Many inmates already... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
12 Texas inmates are serving banned juvenile life sentencehas left it to inmates to apply individually. Department of Criminal Justice o
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 21 days ago
has left it to inmates to apply individually. Department of Criminal Justice officials say if inmates succeed before the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, their sentences will be set aside and new punishment hearings ordered. Many inmates already... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
12 Texas inmates are serving banned juvenile life sentencehas left it to inmates to apply individually. Department of Criminal Justice o
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 21 days ago
has left it to inmates to apply individually. Department of Criminal Justice officials say if inmates succeed before the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, their sentences will be set aside and new punishment hearings ordered. Many inmates already... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
12 Texas inmates are serving banned juvenile life sentencehas left it to inmates to apply individually. Department of Criminal Justice o
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 21 days ago
has left it to inmates to apply individually. Department of Criminal Justice officials say if inmates succeed before the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, their sentences will be set aside and new punishment hearings ordered. Many inmates already... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
12 Texas inmates are serving banned juvenile life sentenceoffenders to parole-eligible terms, Texas has left it to inmates to apply indiv
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
offenders to parole-eligible terms, Texas has left it to inmates to apply individually. If they succeed before the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, their sentences will be set aside and new punishment hearings ordered, said Department of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
12 Texas inmates are serving banned juvenile life sentenceoffenders to parole-eligible terms, Texas has left it to inmates to apply indiv
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
offenders to parole-eligible terms, Texas has left it to inmates to apply individually. If they succeed before the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, their sentences will be set aside and new punishment hearings ordered, said Department of... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas executes man who claimed his lawyers committed fraudto escape his mother as she chased him with a knife,” attorneys Hilary Sheard a
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 24 days ago
to escape his mother as she chased him with a knife,” attorneys Hilary Sheard and Cate Stetson wrote in a filing to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. “... Any competent counsel would have recognized the importance of uncovering these... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Killer who slashed San Antonio woman’s throat set to dieGarza. He said he fought back to get away and didn't even know he had seriously
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
Garza. He said he fought back to get away and didn't even know he had seriously injured or killed anyone. On Monday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals refused to stop the execution. On Tuesday, the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles unanimously... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Brownwood man wants conviction overturned based on new evidencein starting CASA. Judge Ellis swore her in as a CASA volunteer,” Michael said.
KTXS Abilene / Posted 26 days ago
in starting CASA. Judge Ellis swore her in as a CASA volunteer,” Michael said. Sirois’ request to overturn his conviction has now gone to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, according to 35th Judicial Assistant District Attorney E... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Texas Inmate Set For Execution Loses at Parole Board, Courtskiller set to die this week for the slaying of a woman in San Antonio in 2004.
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 27 days ago
killer set to die this week for the slaying of a woman in San Antonio in 2004. The panel's 6-0 vote Tuesday follows the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and a federal judge's refusal to stop the lethal injection of Taichin Preyor scheduled for... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Set for execution, death row inmate alleges legal fraud in hopes of a stayStetson, one of Preyor's current attorneys. "And that baseline clearly was not
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 27 days ago
Stetson, one of Preyor's current attorneys. "And that baseline clearly was not met here." On Monday afternoon, both the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and a federal district court rejected Preyor's requests for a stay. Preyor will appeal now to... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas prisoner set to die this week loses 2 appealshis abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 27 days ago
his abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied on a disbarred lawyer for guidance. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and U.S. District Judge Fred Biery in San Antonio rejected their appeals. Preyor's attorneys... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas prisoner set to die this week loses 2 appealshis abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 27 days ago
his abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied on a disbarred lawyer for guidance. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and U.S. District Judge Fred Biery in San Antonio rejected their appeals. Preyor's attorneys... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas prisoner set to die this week loses 2 appealshis abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 27 days ago
his abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied on a disbarred lawyer for guidance. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and U.S. District Judge Fred Biery in San Antonio rejected their appeals. Preyor's attorneys... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas prisoner set to die this week loses 2 appealshis abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 27 days ago
his abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied on a disbarred lawyer for guidance. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and U.S. District Judge Fred Biery in San Antonio rejected their appeals. Preyor's attorneys... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas prisoner set to die this week loses 2 appealshis abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 27 days ago
his abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied on a disbarred lawyer for guidance. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and U.S. District Judge Fred Biery in San Antonio rejected their appeals. Preyor's attorneys... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Texas prisoner set to die this week loses 2 appealshis abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied
KTXS Abilene / Posted 27 days ago
his abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied on a disbarred lawyer for guidance. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and U.S. District Judge Fred Biery in San Antonio rejected their appeals. Preyor's attorneys... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas prisoner set to die this week loses 2 appealsand tell jurors about his abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
and tell jurors about his abusive childhood and that an earlier inexperienced appeals attorney relied on a disbarred lawyer for guidance. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and U.S. District Judge Fred Biery in San Antonio rejected their a... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Supporters of Rodney Reed call to overturn convictiongathered at in.gredients in Austin for a Happy Hour letter writing session. The
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 30 days ago
gathered at in.gredients in Austin for a Happy Hour letter writing session. They each penned three letters - one to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, one to Bastrop District Attorney Bryan Goertz and one to Governor Greg Abbott. "Often the... Read more

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