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Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...unsuccessful bill to officially outlaw same-sex marriages. - A.S. Death Penalty Protest..."

May 8, 1998 News Feature

We Get What We Want
" editors and claim they "have a preoccupation with death and crime, particularly the violent variety." Is this not..."

Feb. 27, 1998 Column

On the Outside
Delia Perez Meyer fights to prove her brother's innocence
" the way her brother Louis Perez does on death row. Sometimes anti-death-penalty groups tape off 6-by-9-foot rectangles –..."

April 29, 2016 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Judge Keller Callous
"...hear arguments about the constitutionality of lethal injection, the anti-death penalty movement has a historic opportunity at hand. The..."

Oct. 25, 2007 Postmarks

Naked City
Lone Star State needs to adopt Illinois reforms, group says
"...defendants will wind up – or remain – on death row, because the state's criminal justice system "evades sufficient..."

May 20, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Terry Keel is qualified to comment on the death penalty, and you're not
" professor Jordan Steiker about his opinions of the death penalty. Last month, Keel, R-Austin, proved he's also adept..."

April 1, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Supremes: What'd We Say?
High court spikes yet another Texas death-row verdict
"...the U.S. Supreme Court on Nov. 15 overturned the death sentence of Texas row inmate LaRoyce Lathair Smith, who..."

Nov. 19, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Capital Convictions
The death penalty in Travis County
"...elected district attorney, Shane Phelps vows to seek more death penalties in capital murder cases. Is that a winnable..."

Oct. 6, 2000 News Feature by Amy Smith

Texas Preps for Last Inmate to Die in 2013
State will end the year with 16 inmates put to death
"...slated to be the final inmate Texas puts to death this year. He was convicted and sentenced to die..."

Nov. 29, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Three Executions Pending
Three more executions scheduled and under appeal
"...all but one minority candidate. "When I sign a death warrant in Dallas County, I want the public to..."

April 5, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Capitol Briefs
"...step closer to sentencing repeat child molesters to the death penalty, as HB 8 continues its rapid sprint into..."

March 9, 2007 News Column

Our readers talk back.
"...Death Penalty = No International Games..."

Sept. 20, 2002 Column

Our readers talk back.
"...Death Penalty = No International Games..."

Sept. 13, 2002 Column

No Sports, Lots of Spin
"...Cobb of the Texas Moratorium Network boldly declared, "Unfair Death Penalty Causes Texas to Lose 2007 Pan-American Games." That..."

Aug. 30, 2002 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
Conservative Federal Judge Edith Jones speaks to Federalist students at the UT School of Law. Will Jones be Bush's first Supreme Court pick?
"...late for pizza, Judge Jones would have avoided the death penalty issue altogether. Just as the judge concluded her..."

Feb. 2, 2001 News Feature by Louis Dubose

TAVP: Trying to Heal After Violence
Project hopes to broaden concept of justice
"...just teenagers when their father was sent to Texas' death row. Six years later, their dad, Charlie Brooks Jr.,..."

May 3, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Clemency Sought for Veteran
Execution set for Feb. 22
" to police. Adams admitted responsibility for his son's death and pleaded guilty to the crime. Despite his family's..."

Feb. 18, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Executions Maintain Steady Clip
When it comes to the death penalty, Texas throws caution to the wind
"...Capital punishment convictions declined in 2008, but the Huntsville death machine did not slow – from June through November,..."

Dec. 19, 2008 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Point Austin: One Small Step
Gov. Rick Perry spares the life of Kenneth Foster
"...the 6-1 recommendation of the BPP and commute the death sentence of Kenneth Foster to life imprisonment, is a..."

Sept. 7, 2007 News Column by Michael King

Naked City
"...the local chapter of the Campaign to End the Death Penalty are holding an Anti-Death Penalty Alternative Spring Break..."

March 11, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Arnold Prieto Scheduled to Be First to Die in 2015
"...Rodriguez, only to discover they'd both been stabbed to death, along with the longtime nanny to the Rodriguez children,..."

Jan. 16, 2015 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Closing Time? Attorneys Call for Justice's Head
Public cries foul over Keller's killer instincts
"...morning to hear an appeal filed by two Kentucky death row inmates challenging the constitutionality of the tri-chemical lethal-injection..."

Oct. 19, 2007 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Racial Fairness in the Criminal Justice System
Activists, academics, advocates gather at Columbia to address issue of racial fairness in criminal justice system
" address racial disparity in the application of the death penalty. University of Ohio professor David Baldus had done..."

March 9, 2007 News Feature by Rita Radostitz

'State vs. Reed' Gaining Steam: Pair's First Doc Becoming the Story
Local pair's first doc becoming the story
"...the questionable events surrounding the conviction and sentencing of death row inmate Rodney Reed – was screened at Bastrop's..."

April 14, 2006 Screens Feature by Frank Rivera

Our readers talk back.
"...the mentally retarded ["Why Is Doil Lane Still on Death Row?" Oct. 17]. It's almost impossible to find out..."

Oct. 24, 2003 Column

Adiós! Don't Let the Door ...
A Quick Roundup of the Best and the Worst of the 78th Lege
"...Democrat Royce West) could do was to filibuster to death SB 86 (Jeff Wentworth, R-San Antonio), which would have..."

June 6, 2003 News Feature

The Social Agenda
"...action to allow parents to sue for the wrongful death of their unborn child," read Allen's press release, "and..."

Dec. 13, 2002 News Feature

Nofziger Responds
"...sympathetic yet realistic way. The great tragedy of Selena's death is downplayed to limit its impact. In spite of..."

April 25, 1997 Column

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the Upcoming Legislative Session
Lawmakers set to tackle immigration, education, legalization, transportation, and more
" reached on repealing the driver responsibility program, the penalty scheme that sucks up surcharges on traffic penalties and..."

Dec. 14, 2018 News Feature by the News Staff

This film adaptation doesn't so much recall the glory days of movie musicals as give it a new, era-specific reason to wake up and shake its tail feather.
"...and Roxie Hart (Zellweger), by a crooked lover. The penalty for both wayward men is a bullet to the..."

Jan. 3, 2003 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

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