Image can be an transitory thing. Not so for Texas, with its enduring image of cowboys and cattle drives. Until recently.
International attention has zeroed in on Texas as the death penalty capital of the democratic world, with its record under Gov. Rick Perry and predecessor George W....
The throngs visiting the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo are missing the best show in town. If I were them, I'd consider hopping on the MetroRail and heading for the Harris County Criminal Justice Center, where Judge Kevin Fine is causing a bigger ruckus than the Xtreme Bulls competition....
I've been following by live webcast the meeting of the Texas Forensic Science Commission today in Harlingen. If commissioners were meeting any farther from Austin, they'd be in Mexico.
How ironic that Texans must rely on a webcast by the New York City-based Innocence Project to...
Have you ever wondered what the U.S. would say if forced to defend the death penalty to Europe and other regions that have outlawed the punishment as barbaric?
Wonder no more.
Kyle Scott, charges d'affaires of the U.S. mission to the Organization for Security and Co-Operation in...
By Jim Skelton
Legal Analyst, EXECUTION WATCH
Everyone involved in the death penalty debate says Harris
County is the death penalty capital of the United States. There is no need...
By Massoud Nayeri , Guest Blogger
We agree we must fight the death penalty. The challenge lies
in agreeing how.
Most of us believe unity carries a power all its own. If you
need convincing, go to www.marchtoendexecution.org ,