Linda Geffin

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2013

    Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Denies Duane Buck a New Sentencing Hearing

    The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has denied Duane Buck's appeal for a new sentencing, meaning an execution date can be set if the Harris County District Attorney's Office chooses to seek an execution date. Buck was sentenced to death by lethal injection in 1997 for the murders of his ex-girlfrie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2011

    Harris County Prosecutor Goes on Today Show to Talk Sex Trafficking

    A sign that won't be seen at the Super Bowl​Human trafficking is a major problem in Texas, which is why Linda Geffin, chief of the Harris County Attorney's Special Prosecution Unit, will be giving people the 411 on The Today Show Thursday. "Houston serves as a destination for victims of traffickin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2010

    Juan & Bertha Gracia: Animal-Cruelty Trial Is A Trial In Itself

    From the Gracia's compound​Hair Balls couldn't help but scratch our head today over the arguments and testimony spewed forth in the second trial of exotic bird breeders Juan and Bertha Gracia, who were found guilty of animal cruelty last August. Although that scratching was mostly to keep us awake ... More >>