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6 Oct 2009, 8:28 am
Rick Perry's decision to replace three members of the Forensic Science Commission just before it received a key report in the case of Cameron Todd Willingham, whom the state put to death in 2004. [read post]
7 Oct 2009, 8:09 am
Kay Bailey Hutchison, cost several Texas Tech regents their positions.Now Perry has replaced three members of a state forensic commission, including its chairman, who were examining disputed evidence in an arson case that resulted in a man's execution. [read post]
12 Nov 2009, 9:00 am
First, just to recap: Cameron Todd Willingham was accused of setting a fire in Corsicana in 1991 that killed his three children. [read post]
16 Oct 2009, 8:35 am
Perry is smack in the middle of a developing controversy over the 2004 execution of Cameron Todd Willingham - indeed a very bad man, but a man who may not have started the fire that killed his three children. [read post]
24 Feb 2010, 7:22 pm by Steve Hall
Hutchison was silent on the Cameron Todd Willingham death penalty case, which looked to some like a high-profile fumble for Perry but would have jeopardized Hutchison’s already fragile relationship with Texas voters, who overwhelming favor the death penalty.Recent Tribune polling on the death penalty is here; related posts, in the public opinion polling index. [read post]
28 Nov 2019, 4:01 am by Steve Matthews
Boyle on Dispute Resolution [Slaw archives] Adam Dodek on Legal Education [Slaw archives] John Gregory on Legal Technology [Slaw archives] Patricia Hughes on Justice Issues [Slaw archives] Cameron Hutchison on Legal Ethics [Slaw archives] Ian Mackenzie on Adjudication [Slaw archives] Matt Maurer on Cannabis Law [Slaw archives] National Self-Represented Litigants Project on Access to Justice [Slaw archives] Amy Salyzyn on Legal Ethics [Slaw archives] Noel Semple on Legal Ethics… [read post]
13 Oct 2009, 10:22 am
GOP rival Kay Bailey Hutchison's campaign on Monday accused him of trying "to cover up a critical investigation. [read post]
31 Aug 2011, 9:06 am by Gritsforbreakfast
Politico reported recently that "Multiple former [Kay Bailey] Hutchison advisers recalled asking a focus group about the charge that Perry may have presided over the execution of an innocent man — Cameron Todd Willingham — and got this response from a primary voter: 'It takes balls to execute an innocent man.'”But even in the general, being associated with aggressive use of the death penalty is a stance that attracts independents and is a factor that may offset other… [read post]
2 Oct 2009, 9:00 am
Just before he was executed in 2004 for setting a fire that killed his three children, Cameron T. [read post]
1 Feb 2010, 8:07 am by Steve Hall
As usual, it covers several items:Belo debate put Perry’s record on display … A rocky start for the new Forensic Science Commission … Hutchison meeting with editorial boardsAnd:Rick Casey has an extraordinary column in the Houston Chronicle this morning. [read post]
26 Apr 2010, 7:59 am by Steve Hall
Sen Kay Bailey Hutchison and Debra Medina.Friday's progress was not enough for critics who say that the commission is working too slowly and that the subcommittee should meet in public. [read post]
14 Oct 2009, 1:01 pm
Rick Perry's board reappointments, it was working to shake things up in the state criminal justice system.Its work wasn't going to stop at scrutinizing the arson investigation that led to the execution of Cameron Todd Willingham. [read post]