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Title: The innocent man, part 1
Authors: Colloff,Pamela
Source: Texas Monthly, November 2012, 40 :11 ,pg 128- 135+
Subjects: False imprisonment Morton Michael Morton Christine Boutwell Jim Administration of criminal justice - Austin (Tex.)Wood Don Anderson Ken
Additional Information: Profiles the investigation into the1986 murder of Christine Morton in North Austin, the subsequent arrest and trial of her husband, Michael, and his ultimate exoneration after years in prison.
Ref ID: 95102
 
Title: Political intelligence: The last boot camp
Authors: DePrang,Emily
Source: Texas Observer, Mar-12, 104 :3    
Subjects: Shock incarceration Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Additional Information: T.L. Roach unit in Childress County is the last state-run offender boot camp in Texas.
Ref ID: 93237
 
Title: Editor's letter: The scales of injustice
Authors: Silverstein,Jake
Source: Texas Monthly, Jun-12, 40 :6 ,pg 32-  
Subjects: False imprisonment Criminal justice - Administration of
Ref ID: 94336
 
Title: Trials and errors
Authors: Silverstein,Jake;Hall,Michael
Source: Texas Monthly, Jun-12, 40 :6 ,pg 146- 151+
Subjects: False imprisonment Criminal justice - Administration of
Additional Information: Roundtable discussion on the large number of Texans convicted of serious crimes who are later exonerated, moderated by the authors and featuring a panel of criminal justice experts and an exoneree: Art Acevedo; Rodney Ellis; Anthony Graves; Barbara Hervey; Kelly Siegler; Craig Watkins.
Ref ID: 94338
 
Title: Fed up!
Authors: Hall,Michael
Source: Texas Monthly, Jan-12, 40 :1 ,pg 10- 12
Subjects: Crime Criminal justice - Administration of LaFuente Richard Murder
Additional Information: Details the case of Richard LaFuente who was convicted in 1986 for the murder of Eddie Peltier. The author suggests he is innocent and compares this to the cases of Michael Morton and Anthony Graves who were wrongly convicted of murder and later exonerate
Ref ID: 93250
 
Title: After the parade: Courts ease homecoming for troubled vets
Authors: Levinson,Leila
Source: Texas Observer, Jan-12, 104 :1 ,pg 14- 19
Subjects: Texas Department of Criminal Justice Veterans Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Additional Information: Veterans courts, an initiative of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, purposed with jail diversion programs for veterans, particularly those suffering from PTSD.
Ref ID: 93266
 
Title: State of Texas: Texas' sputtering death machine
Authors: Mann,Dave
Source: Texas Observer, Jan-12, 104 :1 ,pg 26-  
Subjects: Capital punishment Criminal justice - Administration of
Additional Information: Chart displaying the reduction in death sentences administered from 2004 through 2011 compared to the increase in life without parole sentences.
Ref ID: 93272
 
Title: Editorial: A different kind of Texas justice
Authors:
Source: Texas Observer, Jan-12, 104 :1    
Subjects: Criminals - Rehabilitation Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Additional Information: Editorial advocating programs like the Baby and Mother Bonding Initiative and veteran courts, both of which are jail diversion programs
Ref ID: 93199
 
Title: Baby steps
Authors: Claitor,Diana
Source: Texas Observer, Jan-12, 104 :1 ,pg 21- 25
Subjects: Texas Department of Criminal Justice Baby and Mother Bonding Initiative (BAMBI) Criminals - Rehabilitation
Additional Information: Texas Department of Criminal Justice-sponsored program to reduce recidivism among female inmates who are new mothers
Ref ID: 93222
 
Title: Narrative of neglect: Texas prisons for men
Authors: Price,J. Keith//Susan Coleman
Source: East Texas Historical Journal, Fall 2011, 49 :2 ,pg 44- 68
Subjects: Prisons -- History Texas Department of Criminal Justice -- History Prison reformers
Additional Information: Tables: (1) Historical Eras of the Texas Prison System; (2) Benchmarks in Texas Prison Growth; (3) Texas Prison Leadership.
Ref ID: 91963
 
Title: Editor's letter
Authors: Silverstein,Jake
Source: Texas Monthly, December 2012, 40 :12 ,pg 24-  
Subjects: Morton Michael False imprisonment Administration of criminal justice Colloff Pamela Texas Monthly (Periodical) - Investigative reporting
Additional Information: Concerns the two part story in Texas Monthly about Michael Morton, falsely convicted and imprisoned for the murder of his wife.
Ref ID: 95286
 
Title: The innocent man, part 2
Authors: Colloff,Pamela
Source: Texas Monthly, December 2012, 40 :12 ,pg 168- 175+
Subjects: False imprisonment Morton Michael Morton Christine Boutwell Jim Administration of criminal justice - Austin (Tex.)Wood Don Anderson Ken Bradley John
Additional Information: Part 2 of story about the investigation into the1986 murder of Christine Morton in North Austin, the subsequent arrest and trial of her husband, Michael, and his ultimate exoneration after years in prison.
Ref ID: 95103
 
Title: Political intelligence: Dept. of wealth redistribution - lien on me
Authors: DePrang,Emily
Source: Texas Observer, December 2012, 104 :12    
Subjects: Kerrville (Tex.) - Health facilities Psychiatric hospitals - Law and legislation Criminal justice - Administration of
Additional Information: Criminal defendent involuntarily committed to Kerrville State Hospital amassing huge bills for treatment. Debate over who pays, the patient or the state.
Ref ID: 95119
 
Title: The 2010 agenda: Criminal justice
Authors: Henson,Scott
Source: Texas Weekly, 2010, 27 :2    
Subjects: Criminal justice - Administration of
Additional Information: ID: 611; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 85080
 
Title: Paying for crime
Authors: Aguilar,Julian
Source: Texas Weekly, 2010, 27 :2    
Subjects: Budget deficits Texas Department of Criminal Justice Texas Youth Commission
Additional Information: ID: 608; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 84854
 
Title: Political science
Authors:
Source: Texas Weekly, 2010, 27 :35    
Subjects: Arson Criminal justice - Administration of
Additional Information: ID: 165; Cameron Todd Willingham.; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 89753
 
Title: Another wait for Willingham
Authors:
Source: Texas Weekly, 2010, 27 :38    
Subjects: Arson Criminal justice - Administration of
Additional Information: ID: 184; Cameron Todd Willingham.; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 89772
 
Title: Letter from Tyler: Trial and error - After an appeals court overturned the convictions of two Texans implicated in a child sex ring, the latest defendant went on trial with the same judge, the same evidence--and the same verdict
Authors: Hall,Michael
Source: Texas Monthly, 2010, 38 :9 ,pg 82+-  
Subjects: Pittman Dennis Child pornography Skeen Jack Jr Mineola (Tex.) - Crime Cantrell Margie Administration of criminal justice - Smith County
Additional Information: ID: 307; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 89394
 
Title: Political intelligence: Tyrant's foe - The families' advocate
Authors: Burke,Laura
Source: Texas Observer, 2010, 102 :19    
Subjects: Jackson Tarsha Administration of criminal justice - Houston (Tex.)
Additional Information: ID: 328; Includes photograph.; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 90026
 
Title: A threat to society: In a small East Texas town, one man fights for his right to medical marijuana--and suffers the consequences
Authors: Burke,Laura
Source: Texas Observer, 2010, 102 :20 ,pg 12- 17
Subjects: Cain Chris Marijuana - Therapeutic use East Texas Region - Administration of criminal justice
Additional Information: ID: 348; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 90027
 
Title: Political intelligence: Criminal injustice
Authors: Del Bosque,Melissa
Source: Texas Observer, 2009, 101 :2    
Subjects: JEHT Foundation Texas Criminal Justice Coalition Ya¤ez-Correa Ana Criminal justice Administration of
Additional Information: ID: 1300; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 80524
 
Title: Political intelligence: Justice deferred - Will Texas tackle wrongful convictions?
Authors: Mann,Dave
Source: Texas Observer, 2009, 101 :20    
Subjects: Criminal justice Administration of Judicial error Cole Timothy Macha Barry Gallego Pete
Additional Information: ID: 936; Tim Cole Advisory Panel on Wrongful Convictions.; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 81014
 
Title: Review: Canon fodder (review of A Saint on Death Row: The Story of Dominique Green by Thomas Cahill)
Authors: Moye,Todd
Source: Texas Observer, 2009, 101 :15 ,pg 26- 27
Subjects: Cahill Thomas Capital punishment (Book review) Green Dominic Jerome (Book review) Administration of criminal justice (Book review)
Additional Information: ID: 2456; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 81188
 
Title: Book reviews (review of Getting Away With Murder on the Texas Frontier: Notorious Killings & Celebrated Trials by Bill Neal)
Authors: Waite,Charles
Source: East Texas Historical Journal, 2008, 46 :1 ,pg 59- 94
Subjects: Neal Bill Frontier and pioneer life (Book review) Criminal justice (Book review)
Additional Information: ID: 9022; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 50643
 
Title: The life penalty: In the execution capital of the free world, death sentences have declined precipitously--thanks in part to the institution of life-without-parole sentences
Authors: Moritz,John
Source: Texas Observer, 2008, 100 :23 ,pg 14- 17
Subjects: Capital punishment Quintero Juan Leonardo Harris County - Administration of criminal justice Lucio Eddie Perry Rick
Additional Information: ID: 9174; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 48944
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