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Cert Granted in the Skinner Case

The USSC granted the writ of Certiorari in the case of Hank Skinner. Today’s order list included the decision Skinner has been waiting for. Now what does this mean? Read…

Execution halted for Hank Skinner!

the review, the reprieve is lifted, according to the order, and that would make Skinner eligible for another execution date. Hank Skinner , in a small holding cell a few…

Update Skinner

From the Texas Moratorium Network: On October 13, 2010 the U.S. Supreme Court will hear Skinner v. Switzer to determine whether Hank Skinner‘s request for DNA testing can be considered…

NYT Editorial on Skinner and DNA

…convicted.” Please read more here. Hank Skinner is on death row for the 1993 murders of Twila Busby and her two mentally impaired sons Randy Busby and Elwin Caler. Skinner

Untested DNA Evidence – Henry Skinner Case

…Busby’s shoulder blade, causing Mr. Skinner’s hand to slide down the blade. Eliminating that inference would prove that Mr. Skinner’s injury was a defensive wound, consistent with his claim of…

Update Hank Skinner

we should test these? Read it here: “Untested DNA Evidence – Henry Skinner Case.” As soon as new information will become available, it will be posted here. Hank Skinner is…

Key evidence lost in Hank Skinner case

shoulder blade, causing Mr. Skinner’s hand to slide down the blade. Eliminating that inference would prove that Mr. Skinner’s injury was a defensive wound, consistent with his claim of innocence.The…

Hope for Skinner!

Good news for Hank Skinner: USSC Justice Ginsburg, writing for the majority, said prison inmates may use a federal civil rights law to seek DNA testing that was not performed…