A look at some of the questions around the execution that had been scheduled in Texas

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: May 13, 2014 - 6:00 PM

HUNTSVILLE, Texas — Texas had planned to carry out the nation's first execution since one went awry in Oklahoma, but it was halted because a federal appeals court says the inmate's attorneys should be allowed to pursue appeals arguing he's mentally impaired and ineligible for the death penalty.

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