The executed: A look at 10 of the most noteworthy Texas executions since 1976

  • by: MICHAEL GRACZYK , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 25, 2013 - 2:20 PM

HUNTSVILLE, Texas — Texas is approaching its 500th lethal injection since the Supreme Court in 1976 cleared the way to resume executions in the United States. The execution total in Texas is by far the largest in the country. Here are eight noteworthy executions since that ruling:

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