Monthly Archives: May 14, 2013

Execution Watch: Jefferey Williams, May 15

Jefferey D. Williams HUNTSVILLE, Texas – The Lone Star State is set to draw closer Wednesday to the ignoble distinction of having put to death 500 people in the modern era of the death penalty, far more than any other state.    Texas plans to kill Jefferey D. Williams, whose execution would be No. 498….read more

Execution Watch: Carroll Joe Parr, May 7, 2013

Carroll Joe Parr HUNTSVILLE, Texas – Carroll Joe Parr, whose childhood neglect and abuse were extreme even by death-row standards, is slated to be put to death Tuesday. His would be the 497th Texas execution in the modern death-penalty era. No other state comes close for volume. Second-place Virginia has executed 110. RADIO SHOW PREVIEW…read more