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Death Watch: Texecutioners vs. the World
Capital case raises questions of international consular rights
"...Vienna Convention provision ensures individuals have access to home-country consular officials when detained or charged with a crime while..."

Jan. 17, 2014 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Ellis legislation stems from cases of Mexican nationals held on Texas' death row
"...authorities to provide detained foreign nationals access to their consular authorities – passing out of committee just five days..."

April 1, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

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

June 15, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Case must go through state courts first
"...should be overturned because he was denied access to consular authorities after he was arrested. In an unsigned decision,..."

May 27, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Lege Wrap-Up
Criminal justice
"...Rodney Ellis, SB 603, that would have codified the consular notification provisions of the Vienna Convention languished in the..."

June 3, 2005 News Feature

Lege Wrap-Up
A look back at the 79th

June 3, 2005 News Feature

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