Monthly Archives: April 8, 2014

Execution Watch: Ramiro Hernandez, April 9

Ramiro Hernandez HUNTSVILLE, Texas – The planned execution Wednesday of Ramiro Hernandez came one step closer to reality when an appeals court ruled that Texas prison officials may continue to keep secret the source of the drug they’ve purchased to kill him. The 5th U.S. Circuit court of Appeals determined Monday that the drug was…read more

Execution Watch: Tommy Sells, April 3

Tommy Sells HUNTSVILLE, Texas — Tommy Sells is one of two death-row prisoners who prevailed recently in a lawsuit demanding that Texas prison officials disclose the source of the drugs used in lethal injections. But the court decision has not stopped the wheels of death from turning. Sells is slated for execution Thursday. RADIO SHOW…read more