In Texas capital murder
law the death sentence is one of three possible punishment.
I have voted to grant numerous applications for writs of habeas corpus that have resulted in the release of dozens of people who were wrongfully convicted," he wrote, "and I conclude that it is wishful thinking to believe that this state will never execute an innocent person for capital murder
Muhammad (41), was indicted on charges of capital murder
, conspiracy to commit capital murder
, attempted capital murder
, aggravated malicious wounding and use of a firearm in a felony.
But it did not reach the minimum requirement for a capital murder
In Texas, there has to be an underlying felony or second crime committed for a defendant to be charged with capital murder
Blatt was first brought into the case more than four years ago, when a Santa Barbara grand jury indicted Hollywood for capital murder
A mother accused of drowning her five children pleaded innocent because of insanity to two counts of capital murder
THE MAN accused of the capital murder
of Garda Sergeant Andrew Callanan in an inferno had previously threatened to kill his estranged wife with a knife, a court heard yesterday.
SANTA BARBARA - Jesse James Hollywood, charged with capital murder
in the kidnap-slaying of West Hills teen Nick Markowitz, came home in custody Thursday to Southern California, ending a nearly five-year odyssey of pain and frustration for the victim's family and friends.
A MAN accused of capital murder
was going to kill himself with poison the day before he torched a Garda sergeant to death, the Central Criminal Court heard yesterday.
The jury was considering whether Brewer should go to prison for life or die by lethal injection, the only sentencing options following his conviction on Monday for capital murder
Instead of answering constitutional questions that sparked the capital murder
legislation under consideration in the current special legislative session, some juvenile justice advocates say lawmakers might just make more.