Trial Judge Stops Execution Of Man Convicted Of Killing A Prison Guard In Texas
Update: A trial judge granted Robert Pruett's motion to conduct DNA testing on the metal rod that was used to kill Texas corrections officer Daniel Nagle. Pruett has maintained his innocence and said that he was framed in the 1999 murder case.
Alabama Governor Apologizes To Indian Government After Police Partially Paralyze Man
Sureshbhai Patel, of India, was visiting family in Alabama when he was pushed to the ground by a police officer responding to a reported of a "suspicious" person. Gov. Robert Bentley later issued a letter of apology to the Indian government.