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SB 3, 77th R.S.
Relating to establishing procedures for the preservation of evidence containing DNA and postconviction DNA testing.

Ex parte Henry Watkins Skinner; Motions for forensic testing, Orders and opinions denying DNA testing (No. 5216, CCA No. 74,400 and AP-75,812).
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By 31st District Court, Gray County & Texas Court of Criminal Appeals
Publication Date: October 9, 2001 - September 23, 2009
Rethinking death.
In U.S. News & World Report
By Mark Mazzetti
Publication Date: June 25, 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
Defense lawyers worried DNA bill doesn't go far enough.
In Texas Lawyer
By Mary Alice Robbins
Publication Date: February 26, 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
Innocent or guilty...only your DNA knows for sure.
In County Issues
Publication Date: February 23, 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
Counties required to preserve DNA evidence.
In County Issues
Publication Date: October 5, 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
Convicts and the code: genetics meets criminal law in confounding new DNA statute.
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: November 12, 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
CCA [Court of Criminal Appeals] to decide jurisdiction under new DNA law.
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: December 3, 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
Right without a remedy?
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: December 10, 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
Post-conviction DNA testings: more questions than answers.
In Texas Bar Journal
Publication Date: January 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
The death penalty: always an eye for an eye?
In Economist
Publication Date: January 5, 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
Alert! Are you up to snuff on all of these important issues? [indigent defense, DNA preservation, racial profiling, longevity pay, and voir dire]
In Texas Prosecutor
Publication Date: November/December 2001
Library Location: Periodicals
Postconviction DNA testing: a cry for justice from the wrongly convicted.
In Texas Tech Law Review
Publication Date: Vol. 33, No. 2, 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
One hundred DNA exonerations: a clarion call for action.
In Voice for the Defense
Publication Date: April 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
Trial judge lacked jurisdiction to order DNA testing: death-row inmate who wanted to pay for test didn't meet law's conditions.
In Texas Lawyer
Publication Date: September 16, 2002
Library Location: Periodicals
The DNA's over there, right next to the jelly: the problems with the preservation of evidence in Texas.
In Texas Tech Administrative Law Journal
Publication Date: Spring 2010
Library Location: Periodicals

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