[Death Penalty Signs] Stay issued, no execution on Thurs. 1/19
r-woodward at tcadp-bv.org
Thu Jan 19 08:22:26 CST 2006
Julius Murphy was granted a stay to evaluate his claim of mental
The execution of the mentally retarded was made illegal by the U.S.
Supreme Court in the 2002 Atkins ruling. Nonetheless, the State of
Texas has still not established a procedure by which mental
retardation is to be established.
> There two other executions scheduled for January, Marion Dudley on
> 1/25 and Jaime Elizalde on 1/31.
e-mail: r-woodward at TCADP-BV.org
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