Posts Categorized: Gov. Rick Perry

Execution Watch: Donnie Roberts 10/31

Donnie Roberts On Halloween, Gov. Rick Perry will preside over his 250th execution when Donnie Roberts is put to death by lethal injection. Execution Watch will broadcast coverage and commentary. RADIO SHOW PREVIEWEXECUTION WATCHUnless a stay is issued, we’ll broadcast live:Wed., Oct. 31, 2012, 6-7 PM Central TimeKPFT FM Houston 90.1, and Online…http://executionwatch.org > ListenJoin…read more

Execution Watch: Bobby Hines 10/24

Bobby Hines HUNTSVILLE, Texas –Bobby Hines is the next person whose name appears on the Texas hit list. Unless Hines receives a stay, his will be the 249th execution under Gov. Rick Perry and the 11th of 2012. Execution Watch will provide coverage and comentary. RADIO SHOW PREVIEWEXECUTION WATCHUnless a stay is issued, we’ll broadcast…read more

TFSC panel must resist Bradley's efforts at sabotage

Todd Willingham’s cousin (Particia Willingham Cox), and the Innocence Project’s Barry Scheck have published the following op ed on Tuesday’s Houston Chronicle accusing John Bradley, the Williamson County DA and Perry’s appointed puppet to the Texas Forensic Science Commission of trying to halt the investigation of the science in old arson cases. In May 2006,…read more

Write, Fax or Call Governor Rick Perry – Demand a Stay and DNA testing for Hank Skinner

Governor Rick PerryOffice of the GovernorP.O. Box 12428Austin, Texas 78711-2428Fax: 512-463-1849 Main number: 512-463-2000Website email contact form/ http://www.governor.state.tx.us/contact/ or use the online letter signing page set up by the Innocence Project here:http://www.change.org/innocence_project/actions/view/order_dna_testing_for_hankskinner THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR SUPPORT! All the details of the case are available on the website, however, here are some of the…read more

Anti-Death Penalty Protesters Interrupt Rick Perry at Appearance in Denton

From the Denton Record-Chronicle: Texas Gov. Rick Perry made a short stop in Denton Friday morning, during the “crush and rush” of campaigning leading up to the primary election on March 2, with early voting already under way. Perry, a Republican seeking his third four-year term as governor, greeted more than 100 Denton County residents…read more