Benchmark Research-Death Penalty history USA Scott Willingham a Texas death row inmate ,was killed even when there was evidence proving his innocence. Rick Perry ignored the evidence and did not grant a stay of execution.
There are currently 234 inmates living on death row in Texas, the state with the most active execution chamber by far. Use this interactive to search through these men and women by the length of their stay, race, age and sex.
Last month (as we did last year), we sent letters to all of the U. death row inmates who have execution dates in the upcoming year. Today, we have our first reply: Ray Jasper, who is scheduled to be put to death in Texas in March.