Photo by Mandy OaklanderClarence Brandley remains uncompensated.It's hard to put a price on ten years wrongfully spent in prison, but Texas won't even try. Clarence Brandley, once the janitor at Conroe High School, spent a decade on Death Row after being wrongfully convicted of the 1980 rap ... More >>
Clarence Brandley still fighting for compensation.Clarence Brandley, who spent nearly ten years on Death Row for a murder he did not commit, will be back in the news today. He and supporters are holding a press conference this afternoon to push for restitution from the state for being wrongl ... More >>
On the World Day Against the Death Penalty, here in the state-sanctioned-execution capital of the nation, you might expect an elaborate protest or demonstration, like in Japan or India where protesters wore black execution hoods with nooses around their necks and shirts that said “Save Me." There ... More >>
George Dismukes shouts his innocence. The parole board prefers contrition.
From the week of February 03, 2000
Eight years ago Tom Curtis reported that AIDS could have been spread by an experimental polio vaccine grown on monkey kidneys. Scientists sniffed. Journalists scoffed. The story died. Now, a new book says the theory wasn't so stupid after all.
While Erica Sheppard sits on death row, penniless and convicted of a gruesome Houston murder, her cadre of elite Dallas lawyers is trying to prove that the justice system has gone fatally awry
Paul Beauchamp's death was ruled a homicide. So why isn't the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office investigating?
Last week Anthony Ray Westley was executed for a murder he may not have committed. Only his lawyer and family seemed to care.
Be glad that In the Name of the Father was made. But don't expect this Irish movie to leave anyone's eyes crying.