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Ray Jasper, Aspiring Rapper, Executed In Texas

Ray Jasper, Aspiring Rapper, Executed In Texas

By Val Powell March 21, 2014

Former San Antonio rap artist Ray Jasper was executed by the state of Texas on Wednesday for a murder that took place 16 years ago. In 1998, Jasper was convicted of robbing and killing studio owner David Alejandro. Up until …

Pregnant Woman Murder: Husband Charged With Slaying Pregnant Woman Murder: Husband Charged With Slaying
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A charge has been brought against the alleged killer of missing pregnant woman, Melissa Sowders, whose body was apparently discovered on Thursday in Harris County, Texas. The estranged husband of Sowders, 28-year-old Matthew Sowders, may face the death penalty or …

Michael Bargo Becomes Youngest on FL Death Row Michael Bargo Becomes Youngest on FL Death Row
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In April 2011, 15 year old Seath Jackson was invited to a house by his former girlfriend under the guise of rekindling their relationship. Once the couple arrived at the house, though, it became quite clear that this invitation was …

Ohio Execution Delayed due to Organ Donor Request Ohio Execution Delayed due to Organ Donor Request

Ronald Phillips was scheduled to be executed Thursday for the 1993 murder of 3-year-old Sheila Marie Evans. Ohio Governor John Kasich on Wednesday stayed his execution of Phillips to determine whether his non-vital organs or tissues can be donated to …

Ohio Governor Execution: Murderer's Execution Delay Ohio Governor Execution: Murderer's Execution Delay

Sometimes, there are terrible people in this world who go on to do equally terrible things. Ronald Phillips is one of those people. This man raped and murdered his girlfriend’s 3-year-old daughter in 1993. He was caught, arrested, and sentenced …

Teen Admits to Killing Jessica Ridgeway, 10 Teen Admits to Killing Jessica Ridgeway, 10

In October 2012 in Colorado, the parents of 10-year-old Jessica Ridgeway were delivered the devastating news that their daughter had been kidnapped on the way to school. Just a few days later, parts of her body were found in a …

Travis Baumgartner Sentenced to Life For Killings Travis Baumgartner Sentenced to Life For Killings

Travis Baumgartner, age 22, has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance at parole for 40 years after murdering 3 coworkers and critically wounding another in a June 2012 robbery attempt. Baumgartner had been working for G4S Cash …

Jodi Arias Trial May Be Getting A New Jury Jodi Arias Trial May Be Getting A New Jury

Jodi Arias, the Arizona woman accused of murdering her boyfriend, Travis Alexander, in 2008, may be getting a new jury to decide her fate. Arias was convicted of first-degree murder in May after admitting that she killed Alexander, but only …

Arias Jury Deadlocked: Will She Get Death? Arias Jury Deadlocked: Will She Get Death?
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Jodi Arias awaits her fate today as the jury goes back into deliberation on whether or not to give her the death penalty for the 2008 murder of her boyfriend, Travis Alexander. The jurors talked for just two hours today …

Arias: "I'll Donate My Hair" If Spared Death Arias: "I'll Donate My Hair" If Spared Death
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Jodi Arias has done a complete 180 turn from where she was just a couple of weeks ago in her pleas to the jury. The accused murderer recently said she would rather have the death penalty for the murder of …

Arias Speaks to Jury at Sentencing Arias Speaks to Jury at Sentencing

On May 8, Jodi Arias was found guilty of murdering her former boyfriend, Travis Alexander, in 2008. Alexander was found in his shower with his throat slit, his head shot, nearly 30 stab wounds. Now, a jury is deciding whether …

Arias Jury in Tears During Sentencing Testimony Arias Jury in Tears During Sentencing Testimony
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After being delayed due to a bomb scare, the sentencing phase of Jodi Arias’ trial has begun. Arias was found guilty last week for the brutal murder of her former boyfriend, Travis Alexander. Alexander’s body was found in a shower …

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Officially Charged Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Officially Charged
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Nineteen-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been officially charged with using a weapon of mass destruction in the Boston Marathon bombings on on April 15. He has been charged specifically with one count of using and conspiring to use a weapon of …

Oklahoma Execution Carried Out as Scheduled Oklahoma Execution Carried Out as Scheduled
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The execution of an Oklahoma death row inmate took place as planned at 6:00 pm on Tuesday. According to an Associated Press (AP) report, the inmate, Michael Hooper, had tried to escape his death sentence by challenging Oklahoma’s lethal injection …