“There is no way to tell how many of the 1500 people executed since 1976 may also have been innocent. Courts do not generally entertain claims of innocence when the defendant is dead. ” Death Penalty Information Center
“Texans may disagree about the death penalty, but one thing all Texans can and should agree upon is that no innocent person should be executed in Texas.”- Governor Abbott in 2013 when he was Texas’s attorney general.
“Texas executes innocent people. Abolish the death penalty.” -What we’ve been yelling for decades
To the families of the wrongfully, we stand in solidarity with you.