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Monday, November 17, 2008

Rogelio Cannady Gets Stay of Execution

AP is reporting that

Texas death row inmate Rogelio Cannady will avoid execution Wednesday over a 1993 prison killing.

Cannady's execution date was withdrawn today by Judge Ronald Yeager.

Cannady's recently appointed appeals lawyer asked for more time to review the case. The judge ordered a March hearing to reset the punishment date.
Cannady has been sending a friend daily entries on a diary that his friend has been posting online at Death Watch Journal.

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