More than 100 Jewish attorneys, the American Jewish Committee, and the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism have filed an amicus brief with the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals in support of a new trial for Randy Halprin. Halprin is scheduled to be executed on October 10, 2019, despite the fact that no court has considered the impact of the judge’s anti-Semitic prejudice against him during his 2003 trial.
In this edition of our monthly alert, you’ll learn about the most recent state to abandon the death penalty. There’s also a legislative recap and details about special events this month in Dallas and Houston.
TCADP is busy this week and next conducting membership gatherings in the Metroplex, Houston and San Antonio. Each gathering will share information about TCADP’s priority initiatives in the coming year and discuss recent state and regional death penalty developments. Members will receive a preview of the TCADP 2014 Annual Conference, which is taking place next […]