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Nov 7, 2019

'Texas 7' Execution Halted Over Religious Reasons

'Texas 7' Execution Halted Over Religious Reasons

One of the two surviving members of the Texas 7 gang of escaped prisoners has received another stay of execution.

Jul 11, 2019

Texas 7 Inmate Faces October Execution for Officer's Death

Texas 7 Inmate Faces October Execution for Officer's Death

An inmate who was one of the "Texas 7" escaped prisoners blamed for the 2000 slaying of a Dallas-area police officer faces execution in October.

Jun 11, 2019

'Texas 7' Death Row Inmate Claims Judge Was Anti-Semitic

'Texas 7' Death Row Inmate Claims Judge Was Anti-Semitic

A Jewish death row inmate who was part of the "Texas 7" gang of escaped prisoners has filed an appeal claiming that a former county judge who convicted him was anti-Semitic and frequently used racial slurs

Dec 4, 2018

'Texas 7' Inmate Executed for Officer's Killing

'Texas 7' Inmate Executed for Officer's Killing

A member of the notorious "Texas 7" gang of escaped prisoners has been executed for the fatal shooting of a suburban Dallas police officer during a Christmas Eve robbery nearly 18 years ago.

Feb 4, 2015

'Texas 7' Member Executed for Officer's Death

'Texas 7' Member Executed for Officer's Death

A three-time convicted robber who helped engineer the biggest prison break in Texas history has been executed for killing a suburban Dallas police officer while the gang was on the run 14 years ago.

Jul 22, 2014

'Texas 7' Gang Member Gets Execution Date

'Texas 7' Gang Member Gets Execution Date

One of the infamous "Texas 7" gang of escapees now has an execution date.

Jul 2, 2014

'Texas 7' Death Row Inmate Loses Appeal

'Texas 7' Death Row Inmate Loses Appeal

One of the so-called "Texas 7" prison escapees sent to death row for the 2000 slaying of a Dallas-area police officer has lost another appeal.

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