Posts Categorized: David Dow

Execution Watch: Anthony Bartee

Anthony Bartee By Execution Watch HUNTSVILLE, Texas — Texas plans to put to death Anthony Bartee Wednesday at 6 p.m. despite lingering questions about tests of crime-scene evidence.  Unless Bartee receives a stay, Execution Watch will broadcast live coverage and commentary designed to show the reality, versus the rhetoric, of the Texas death penalty. Tune…read more

Texas Book Festival Panel on Capital Punishment in America (Saturday 4-5 PM)

Witness to an Execution: Capital Punishment in America with Thomas Cahill, David R. Dow, and Robert K. Elder at the Texas Book Festival in Austin. Date: Saturday, October 16, 2010Time: 4:00 – 5:00Location: C-SPAN/Book TV Tent on grounds of Texas Capitol in Austin As the state well-known for executing the most number of prisoners, Texas…read more

Texas Book Festival: Witness to an Execution

Witness to an Execution: Capital Punishment in America with Thomas Cahill, David R. Dow, and Robert K. Elder Date: Saturday, October 16, 2010Time: 4:00 – 5:00Location: C-SPAN/Book TV Tent As the state well-known for executing the most number of prisoners, Texas is a natural for a penetrating look at capital punishment. The writers on this…read more

Texas's highest criminal court harrassing anti-death penalty lawyers

By Mary Alice Robbins, Texas LawyerNovember 25, 2009 CCA Show Cause Order Directs Lawyers to Explain Untimely Filing Two years ago, David Dow and the Texas Defender Service were embroiled in a controversy after a thwarted last-minute attempt to file pleadings for a death-row inmate. Now Dow and Katherine Black, his TDS co-counsel in a…read more