The state of Texas will resume executions.
This comes after the United States Supreme Court voted seven to two against a Kentucky case that claimed lethal injection was "cruel and unusual" punishment.
After a 7-month moratorium, Texas will move forward with carrying out death sentences as quickly as the courts can set execution dates. They must be set at least one month in advance.
Currently, Texas has 357 inmates on death row.
Convicted killer Rosendo Rodriguez is expected to be sent to death row within a month. He remains in the Lubbock County Jail for the capital murder of Summer Baldwin and her unborn child.
4/1/08Death For Rosendo RodriguezYou could have heard a pin drop in the courtroom as the sentence was handed down. Rosendo Rodriguez starts his journey from Canyon to death row.
Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee are working on legislation that could attempt to insulate Special Counsel Robert Mueller from being fired.
Senate Republicans are abandoning hope of truly replacing 'Obamacare' and might settle for a much more modest 'skinny repeal.'
Scientists are building yeast DNA from scratch, a stepping stone toward making new organisms.
The Lubbock office of Workforce Solutions is offering help to restaurant employees who have recently lost their jobs.