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September 21, 2007

Rob Owen quoted on death penalty in Austin murder trial

Professor Rob Owen is quoted in the September 21, 2007 issue of the Austin American-Statesman concerning the Travis County District Attorney’s decision to seek the death penalty in a 1990 murder trial after having initially removed that sanction as a possibility.

Owen, a graduate of the University of Georgia and Harvard Law School, is a nationally-recognized expert on death penalty cases. He is a clinical professor and co-director of UT Law School’s Capital Punishment Clinic.

Links:

To read the full article: http://www.statesman.com/news/content/news/stories/local/09/21/0921garcia.html

For more on Rob Owen: http://www.utexas.edu/law/faculty/owenrc/

To learn about the Capital Punishment: http://www.utexas.edu/law/academics/clinics/capital/

Media Contact: Tom Henninger, thenninger@law.utexas.edu, 512-232-2442