Did Texas Execute an Innocent Man? New Evidence Says Yes | AlterNet

Did Texas Execute an Innocent Man? New Evidence Says Yes | AlterNet.

The

story in The New Yorker revealed that Cameron Todd Willingham, a Texas man accused of arson, may have been sent to his death an innocent man.

Now a new book by a professor-student team of legal experts from the Columbia Human Rights Law Review –who have worked on this investigation for six years–reveals that another almost certainly innocent man,Carlos DeLuna, was executed by the Lone Star State. In fact, their evidence eerily points to the fact that another violent man who shared his name and physical description was the criminal.    Read more

By Sarah Seltzer | AlterNet

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