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Texas Executes Brent Brewer Despite Glaring Issues with His Case

HeadlineNov 10, 2023

The state of Texas has executed Brent Brewer, a 53-year-old who spent three decades on death row. Brewer’s lawyers had argued the jury handed down a death sentence based on the testimony of a forensic psychiatrist who never examined Brewer — and whose arguments were later declared to be “junk science” by a Texas appeals court. One of the jurors who agreed to the death sentence later recanted.

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