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Pending Case: Robert Pruett, Texas, 08/23/16

STAYED

Robert Pruett was sentenced to death in 2002 for the 1999 murder of Daniel Nagle.  According to the Texas Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty, Mr. Pruett has consistently maintained his innocence and contends he was framed in the physical assault that led to Mr. Nagle’s death.

News:

4-28-15 Robert Pruett, Texas Death Row Inmate, Granted Last-Minute Stay Of Execution, by Kim Bellware, The Huffington Post

4-27-15 Texas inmate asks US Supreme Court to block execution over lack of evidence, by Tom Dart, The Guardian

3-31-16 How a death row inmate who’s been in prison since he was 15 finds meaning in daily life, by Casey Tolan, Fusion

Actions:

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