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Abolish the Death Penalty

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Pending Case: Juan Castillo, Texas, 12/14/17


Juan Castillo was sentenced to death for the 2003 murder of Tommy Garcia Jr.  He has spent 11 years on death row.



Please check back. We will be updating this page as more information about how you can help stop the execution of Mr. Castillo becomes available.

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UPDATE 12-31-2018: The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has stayed the execution of Juan Castillo to review claims of false testimony. His execution has not yet been rescheduled. Note that Bexar County has secured the third most death-penalty sentences out of all of Texas' counties.