Monthly Archives: April 23, 2013

Execution Watch: Richard Cobb, April 25

Richard Cobb HUNTSVILLE – Texas is preparing to put to death Richard Cobb Thursday in what would be the state’s 496th execution of the modern death-penalty era. No other state has put more citizens to death. The closest, Virginia, has executed 110. RADIO SHOW PREVIEW EXECUTION WATCH Unless a stay is issued, we’ll broadcast live:…read more

Execution Watch: Ronnie Paul Threadgill 4/16

Ronnie Paul Threadgill HUNTSVILLE – Texas is preparing to carry out its 495th execution of the modern era Tuesday, the date for Ronnie Paul Threadgill. The Lone Star State is fast approaching its 500th execution. No other state is even close. Since the Supreme Court reinstated the death penalty in 1976, second-place Virginia has executed…read more