They described a childhood filled with physical and emotional abuse at the hands of his father. Rescheduled for execution after a judge ruled him mentally competent to be executed in the shootings deaths of his two daughters in 2001.Rodriguez has alleged that his defense attorneys were inadequate at trial. Ordered put to death after being convicted in the 2008 slayings in Fort Worth of a girl and her grandmother who were shot when he opened fire at a rival gang member whose home was the scene of a childrens birthday party. Psychologists testified that Battaglia is suffering from mental illness, including the delusion that he did not kill the girls.Storey argued on appeal that his attorneys were deficient during sentencing in his 2008 capital murder trial in Fort Worth, because they did not pursue more evidence of his depression and low level of intellectual functioning.He also alleged a black juror was improperly excluded due to race.
The slaying took place several months after she ordered him out of her hme.In June 2017, Chanthakoumman received a stay of execution from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, which sent his case back to the Collin County trial court to review the possible use of discredited forensic sciences at trial.Sentenced to death for the 2004 robbery and slaying of a Fort Worth man in his home. Evidenced showed that the victim, a retired Bell Helicopter worker, kept cash in containers scattered around his home.Execution Watch with Ray Hill can be heard on KPFT 90.1 FM,in Galveston at 89.5, Livingston at 90.3,and in Huntsville at 89.7 as well as on the net here from PM CT to PM CT on any day Texas executes a prisoner.TDCJ's list of Scheduled Executions Past Executions and Programs Check the NEW News!