Texas is responsible for one-third of all executions since 1976.
Just two percent of counties in the United States are responsible for more than half of the country's executions since 1976, according to a new report from the Death Penalty Information Center. The report, released last week, found ... Read Post
By Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Texas plans on Thursday to execute Robert Ladd, 57, who was convicted of beating a woman to death with a hammer in her home in 1996 and then setting her body on fire. If it goes ahead, Lad... Read Post