8/11/2016: The Court of Criminal Appeals granted a stay of exeuction to Robert Pruett based on his claim that a recent DNA test casts doubt upon his guilt.
8/19/2016: The Court of Criminal Appeals sent Jeffrey Wood's case to the district court and granted him a stay of execution.
8/26/2016: The Court of Criminal Appeals issued a stay of execution to Rolando Ruiz based on his claim of ineffective assistance of counsel.
|Prisoner||Convicted of||Scheduled Date||Status|
|Ramiro Gonzales||Kidnapping, rape, and murder of an 18-year-old woman.||8/10/2016||Rescheduled|
|Robert Pruett||Murder of a corrections officer while in prison.||8/23/2016||Stayed|
|Jeffrey Wood||Murder and robbery of a service station employee||8/24/2016||Stayed|
|Rolando Ruiz||Murder for hire of a woman for insurance money.||8/31/2016||Stayed|
|Robert Jennings||Murder of a police officer during a store robbery.||9/14/2016||Scheduled|
For more information on scheduled and possible executions, look at our Watch List.
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