Texas to Execute Jamie McCoskey Tomorrow

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The Texas execution bandwagon just keeps rolling along.

Texas plans to execute a man Tuesday whose sentencing hearing included a presentation by a prosecution psychologist whose testing methods for developmental disability have since been debunked as unscientific. Execution Watch will air coverage of the state killing, plus a taped interview with the condemned, Jamie McCoskey.  Spread the word.

RADIO SHOW PREVIEW, EXECUTION WATCH – Unless a stay is issued, we’ll broadcast live:  Tuesday, 12 November 2013, 6-7 PM Central Time, KPFT FM Houston 90.1 and Online…

http://executionwatch.org > Listen

Updates and discussion onFacebook: Execution Watch

TEXAS PLANS TO EXECUTE:  JAMIE McCOSKEY, a Houston bartender convicted in the 1991 kidnapping and stabbing death of a 20-year-old man. McCoskey was one of 16 defendants sentenced to death in separate cases after the now-disgraced psychologist George Denkowski used his own, non-standard methods to conclude that none was developmentally disabled. His determination sank the defendants’ chances of having their…

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I hold a PhD in medical humanities with an major emphasis in ethics. I began teaching college-level ethics in 2000.
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