Posts Categorized: Karl Chamberlain

Karl Chamberlain Executed in Texas

The Houston Chronicle is reporting that Texas has executed convicted killer Karl Eugene Chamberlain for the rape-slaying of a woman in Dallas 17 years ago, making him the first Texas prisoner in nearly nine months to be put to death in the nation’s most active death penalty state. Chamberlain, 37, died by injection Wednesday night…read more

Austinites Protest the Resumption of Texas Executions:

“STOP THE EXECUTION OF KARL CHAMBERLAIN” Austin, TX – June 10, 2008 – Members of the Campaign to END the Death Penalty and opponents of Capital Punishment will rally in downtown Austin Wednesday, June 11 to protest the execution of Karl Chamberlain and the resumption of executions in Texas after an eight-month hiatus. Demonstrators will…read more

Karl Chamberlain still has Texas execution date Feb. 21, 2008

Dave Maass, who used to work for the San Antonio Current and now is at the Santa Fe Reporter, has an article on Karl Chamberlain in this week’s edition of the SFR. Chamberlain is the only person in Texas who currently has a scheduled execution date. All the other scheduled executions in Texas have been…read more