TITLE

A conviction stands in Texas

PUB. DATE
May 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/24/93, Vol. 114 Issue 20, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses claims of innocence by Leonel Herrera, who recently died by lethal injection at Texas's Huntsville prison. Claims made by lawyers that his brother Raul, who died in 1984, was the guilty party; Law which requires such claims to be filed within 30 days of sentencing; U.S. Supreme Court ruling which upheld Texas law.
ACCESSION #
9305170637

 

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