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Texas Death Penalty Blog Makes List of Top 50 Death Penalty Blogs

The website Criminal Justice Degree has created a list of the Top 50 Death Penalty Blogs. We are glad to see that the Students Against the Death Penalty’s Texas Death Penalty blog made the list. The list contains a special section listing leading blogs in Texas dealing with the death penalty and we are glad…read more

Sharon Keller Fined $100,000 for Failing to Report Income and Property

Time to start the final countdown for Sharon Keller’s time on the bench. Will she resign or be removed by the State Commission on Judicial Conduct, which will have a hearing on her case on June 18 in response to the complaints filed against her that she has brought discredit to the Texas judiciary by…read more

Evidence Presented at Trial Supports Removal of Sharon Keller from CCA

Students Against the Death Penalty which joined Texas Moratorium Network in filing a judicial complaint against Sharon Keller in November 2007, has monitored the trial of Sharon Keller and finds the evidence presented at trial supports the severest sanctions against Keller – her removal from office for violating the Execution-Day Procedures of her court and…read more

HURRICANE SEASON: the hidden messages in water

HURRICANE SEASON: the hidden messages in water is a two woman show about unnatural disaster and a great shift in universal consciousness. Read more about this inspiring show at the show’s website: Texas Moratorium Network will participate in a dialogue at the Austin show. The running time of the show is 2 hours. During…read more

Video: ACLU/TMN Panel with Travis County District Attorney Candidates

During this 90-minute forum sponsored by Texas Moratorium Network and ACLU-TX, candidates went on record on a range of important issues, including the death penalty, police misconduct, political corruption, juvenile justice, drug laws and other issues. During one segment of the forum, attendees were given the opportunity to pose their own questions to the candidates.

Texas Moratorium Network & ACLU-TX Central TX Chapter

Texas Moratorium Network & ACLU-TX Central TX Chapter invite all interested members of the community to a PUBLIC FORUM with CANDIDATES for TRAVIS COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY Monday, February 4th, 6pmat Gene’s Po Boys1209 E. 11th St. (at the Rosewood “Y”)(parking behind building) There are four candidates* -all in the Democrat primary- running to replace Ronnie…read more

Good Candidates Needed for the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals

Taken from Texas Moratorium Network’s blog. We need to find some good candidates for the discredited Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. In 2004, Texas Monthly called the all-Republican Texas Court of Criminal Appeals the “Worst Court in Texas” in a bold headline on the cover of the magazine. In this month’s magazine, Texas Monthly says…read more

BPP did NOT make a decsion on Kenneth Foster

Taken from TMN blog: The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles did NOT make a decision today on the case of Kenneth Foster, Jr. There was a crowd of about 75 people who had gathered at the governor’s mansion in Austin waiting on the decision, but it never came. Now, we expect a decision tomorrow….read more