'Nighty night, everybody. I'm done': Robert Pruett executed in Texas for corrections officer's death
Friday, 13 October 2017 () HUNTSVILLE, Texas — A Texas inmate convicted in the death of a prison guard was executed Thursday after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected his lawyers' attempts to halt the punishment.
on Thursday, the U.S. Supreme rejected a last-minute appeal from a Texas inmate about an hour before his planned execution. The inmate was convicted of murdering a prison guard in 1999. The decision cleared the way for 38 year old Robert Pruett to be put to death by lethal injection in the state’s...
The United States Supreme Court denied to halt the execution of a Texas inmate on Thursday, according to The Associated Press. Robert Pruett's attorneys... WorldNews - Front PageAlso reported by •Seattle Times •Newsline