StandDown Texas Project

The StandDown Texas Project identifies and advocates best practices in the criminal justice system. To stand down is to go off duty temporarily, especially to review safety procedures. That is what Texas needs to do with its death penalty.

Thursday, October 07, 2004

Ernest Willis Released

Yesterday, Ernest Willis walked out of the Walls Unit in Huntsville. Later today, Mr. Willis and his attorneys will be having a news conference in Houston.

Here are links to some of the coverage:

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-release7oct07,1,6123935.story
http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/news/texassouthwest/stories/100704dntexdeathrow.25e2402.html

The Dallas Morning News article also contains a link to extensive coverage of the Willis case that DMN journalists Howard Swindle and Dan Malone reported in 2000.

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