Texas Still Executes Mentally Retarded Criminals ... For Now

The Texas Observer | April 19, 2011
Despite a U.S. Supreme Court ban, Texas has continued to send mentally retarded criminals to death row. Will Daniel Plata's case correct this injustice?

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