- Convicted killer in 1996 Kerrville slaying set to die Updated: May-23-16 4:27 pm
HUNTSVILLE, Texas - A convicted killer on death row for a January 1996 fatal robbery in the Texas Hill Country is set to die later this summer.
- Appeals court questions secrecy of Texas execution drug Updated: May-11-16 4:55 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - An appeals court panel considering whether Texas must divulge the source of its execution drugs questioned Wednesday whether keeping the information secret could cripple the Texas Public Information Act.
- Texas prison ban on Muslim inmate beards, caps ruled illegal Updated: May-03-16 6:11 pm
DALLAS - A federal appeals court panel has upheld a Texas prison inmate's right to a beard and skullcap as required by his religious beliefs.