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Will Legislation Save Humberto Leal?
Proposed law enforces international agreement
"...bill that would ensure U.S. compliance with the 1963 Vienna Convention on Consular Relations, which in part guarantees foreign..."

June 15, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Those Who Are About to Die
Your Texas death machine gets rolling again
"...and prosecution, as guaranteed under provisions of the 1963 Vienna Convention on Consular Relations, to which the U.S. is..."

Aug. 1, 2008 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Case must go through state courts first
"...part, is whether Texas must comply with the 1963 Vienna Convention's promise that foreign nationals have access to home-country..."

May 27, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Is Texas Breaking the Law?
State poised to execute another Mexican national
"...his arrest, contrary to international law codified in the Vienna Convention, to which the U.S. is a signatory. Leal..."

June 8, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Ellis legislation stems from cases of Mexican nationals held on Texas' death row
"...complies with international law set out in the 1963 Vienna Convention. "This legislation will ensure foreign nationals get the..."

April 1, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Do Unto Others Y Otros
Texas execution flouts international law
"...his arrest contrary to international law codified in the Vienna Convention, to which the U.S. is a signatory. This..."

June 10, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Death Watch: Texecutioners vs. the World
Capital case raises questions of international consular rights
"...A 1963 Vienna Convention provision ensures individuals have access to home-country consular..."

Jan. 17, 2014 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...as irregularities in his trial and violations of the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations, ratified in 1969. Under that..."

Dec. 11, 1998 News Feature

Texas Clemency Process Poor, But Good Enough for Government Work
BPP and court deny Tamayo execution reprieve. Last stop, Perry
"...he was never appraised of his right, under the Vienna Convention, to contact the Mexican consulate for legal assistance...."

Jan. 22, 2014 News Post by Jordan Smith

U.S. Enters Death Row Fray
An act of Congress may spare inmate's life
"...though the U.S. is a signatory to the 1963 Vienna Convention, which codifies consular rights. Mexico sued the U.S...."

July 8, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

World Court Ruling Not Enforceable
Supremes stiff death row inmate
"...not been informed of his right under the 1963 Vienna Convention on Consular Relations that foreign nationals should be..."

April 4, 2008 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...government officials have violated a provision of the 1963 Vienna Convention, requiring the government to inform a foreign national..."

Dec. 17, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Texas to World: Drop Dead!
The world court sides with Mexican nationals on death row
"...The Vienna Convention on Consular Relations, to which the U.S. is..."

April 16, 2004 News Feature by Rita Radostitz

A Guide to Getting a Beer During SXSW
Ditch the convention center and check these brewpubs
"...in line for hot scorpion yoga. So, ditch the convention center early and check these out instead. If you..."

March 15, 2019 Food Feature by Eric Puga

Why Bush Flip-Flopped on the Issue of Mexican Nationals on Death Row
The Executive Order to review the death penalty cases of Mexican nationals was probably designed to ease upcoming talks
"...of Justice's finding that the U.S. had violated the Vienna Conventions on Consular Relations and that, therefore, the death-sentenced..."

March 18, 2005 News Feature by Rita Radostitz

Death Watch: Robert Ramos
Mexican national set for execution Wednesday night
"...Mexico's consulate for legal advice and representation under the Vienna Convention. Like Ruben Cárdenas, who was executed last November,..."

Nov. 14, 2018 News Post by Sarah Marloff

Death Watch: Forced Testimony Over Evidence?
No physical evidence implicates Cardenas in his cousin's murder
"...Mexico's consulate for legal advice and representation under the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations. But Cardenas was never informed..."

Nov. 3, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Death Watch: After Little Help From Counsel, Inmate to Die
Tercero's execution would be 12th in Texas this year
"...speak with the Nicaraguan Consulate-General (a right under the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations) was denied, and he was..."

Aug. 21, 2015 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Death Watch: Hearing in Tamayo Clemency Case
Judge will consider whether Texas process is fair
"...without being told of their right, under the 1963 Vienna Convention, to contact home-country officials. To date, Tamayo's claim..."

Jan. 20, 2014 News Post by Jordan Smith

Supremes Will Decide if Chi Dies Tonight
Unless Supremes intervene, Texas will kill another foreign national tonight
"...Medellin's case, arguing that executing Medellin would violate the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations, to which the U.S. is..."

Aug. 7, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Additional Documents
"...• Excerpt from the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations, requiring consular rights for arrested..."

Aug. 1, 2008 News Feature

Naked City
"...contact their consular officials, as required by the 1963 Vienna Convention. In 2005, President Bush tried to get courts..."

Oct. 12, 2007 News Feature

Supremes to Hear Case of Mexican National on Death Row
Convicted and sentenced to death for 1993 gang rape and murder, Jose Medellin has argued his case should be overturned.
"...part, is whether Texas must comply with the 1963 Vienna Convention's promise that foreign nationals have access to home-country..."

May 4, 2007 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Lege Wrap-Up
Criminal justice
"...would have codified the consular notification provisions of the Vienna Convention languished in the House Law Enforcement Committee. Perhaps..."

June 3, 2005 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...murder conviction – in which he claims that the Vienna Convention was violated – so that his appeal in..."

May 27, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
"...the U.S. government had failed to comply with the Vienna Convention by not informing the Mexican Consulate of the..."

March 11, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
Beyond City Limits
"...officials for arrested foreign nationals as required under the Vienna Convention; a life-without-parole sentencing option; public meetings of the..."

Feb. 28, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Nuts About Needles
"...time of his arrest -- a violation of the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations. Fox called the execution illegal..."

Aug. 30, 2002 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Off the Hot Seat
Lightning Rod
"...executed despite concerns over whether Texas had violated the Vienna Convention treaty by failing to notify the Canadian consulate..."

July 16, 1999 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

Death Row Dilemma
Resistant to Change
"...from Canada for 15 years in violation of the Vienna Convention, those mistakes included the omission of at least..."

Jan. 22, 1999 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

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