The Texas Prison Rodeo was one of the biggest events every October in Huntsville, TX. It drew people from all around to see inmates participate in the rodeo as well as national acts like Johnny Cash and Ricky Nelson.
Visit the Texas Prison Museum in Huntsville for a sobering look at prison history.
Gov. Abbott Commutes Bart Whitaker Sentence To Life In Prison
Gov. Abbott Commutes Sentence Of Sugar Land Death Row Inmate - Patch.com http://ift.tt/2HDBlfP AUSTIN TX Gov. Greg Abbott did something Thursday that no sitting governor in Texas has done since 2007. He spared the life of a death row inmate just minutes before his scheduled execution in Huntsville's death chamber. In December 2003 Thomas ... 'Very very grateful': Father speaks after governor commutes son's death sentence WTSP 10 News all 19 news articles
Inmates at Ellis unit are searched during a shakedown. The photographs, taken by Danny Lyon, reveal the daily lives of inmates inside the Texas penitentiary system, including Ellis prison where the most dangerous or unmanageable prisoners lived
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