Only White People Support the Death PenaltyHamilton Nolan · 03/28/14 11:53AM
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Ray Jasper Has Been ExecutedHamilton Nolan · 03/20/14 08:39AM
Texas death row inmate Ray Jasper was executed by lethal injection last night. He wrote to us twice as part of our "Letters from Death Row" series. You can read his letters to us here, and a letter from the brother of his victim here. He is the fourth one of our death row correspondents to be executed.
Ray Jasper Will Likely Be Executed TomorrowHamilton Nolan · 03/18/14 03:09PM
The Brother of Ray Jasper's Victim Shares His StoryHamilton Nolan · 03/05/14 11:23AM
Yesterday, we shared a letter from Texas death row inmate Ray Jasper, who is scheduled to be executed this month. Jasper was convicted of participating in the 1998 murder of a man named David Alejandro. Today, David Alejandro's brother Steven shares his own perspective on Ray Jasper, the trial, and the death penalty.
A Letter From Ray Jasper, Who Is About to Be ExecutedHamilton Nolan · 03/04/14 03:09PM
Letters From Death Row: Ray Jasper, Texas Inmate 999341Hamilton Nolan · 01/02/14 03:28PM
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Child Killer's Request to Donate Organs Grants Him Stay of ExecutionMax Rivlin-Nadler · 11/16/13 11:44AM
Death Row Inmate Commits Suicide 3 Days Before Scheduled ExecutionTaylor Berman · 08/04/13 07:41PM
Douglas Feldman, Our Death Row Correspondent, Has Been ExecutedHamilton Nolan · 08/01/13 12:35PM
A Former Death Row Inmate Describes Solitary ConfinementHamilton Nolan · 08/01/13 11:03AM
The FBI Has Found Scientific Errors in 27 Death Penalty ConvictionsHamilton Nolan · 07/18/13 09:11AM
Duane Buck, Death Row, and the 'Dangerousness' of Black PeopleHamilton Nolan · 06/10/13 11:16AM
In 1997, Duane Buck was convicted of shooting and killing two people, including his former girlfriend, in Houston, Texas. A jury sentenced him to death. Among the factors that influenced their decision: testimony from a psychologist who said that black people like Buck are more violent and dangerous than other people.
Mississippi Denies Inmate DNA Test, Set to Execute Him on TuesdayMax Rivlin-Nadler · 05/04/13 02:14PM
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Letters From Death Row: Britt Ripkowski, Texas Inmate 999325Hamilton Nolan · 02/20/13 10:10AM
As part of an ongoing project, we've written letters to U.S. death row inmates who are scheduled for execution this year. We asked them about their lives and about their thoughts on various issues. Today, we received a reply from Britt Ripkowski, who is awaiting execution in Texas for multiple murders.
Letters From Death Row: Douglas Feldman, Texas Inmate 999326Hamilton Nolan · 02/01/13 12:46PM
As part of an ongoing project, we've written letters to American death row prisoners scheduled for execution this year. We asked them about their lives in prison, their daily routines, and their thoughts on the American justice system. Today, a response from Douglas Feldman, a death row prisoner in Texas.