3/29/2019: The U.S. Supreme Court stayed Patrick Murphy's execution (News article).
4/3/2019: To comply with a Supreme Court order in Patrick Murphy's case, the state of Texas has ended its policy of allowing chaplains into the death chamber when a prisoner is being executed (News article).
4/8/2019: The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals stayed Mark Robertson's execution (News article).
|Prisoner||Convicted of||Scheduled Date||Status|
|Patrick Murphy Jr.||Murder of a police officer while on escape from prison.||3/28/2019||Stayed|
|Mark Robertson||Murder and robbery of a woman and her grandson in their home.||4/11/2019||Stayed|
|John King||Abduction and murder of a hitchhiker||4/24/2019||Scheduled|
|Dexter Johnson||Murder and robbery of a couple and rape of the woman.||5/2/2019||Scheduled|
For more information on scheduled and possible executions, look at our Watch List.
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