Texas Government Code

Sec. § 72.087
Capital Trials


The office shall annually collect and publish a report of information regarding cases involving the trial of a capital offense.


The report must include:


the contents of the trial court’s charge to the jury; and


the sentence issued in each case.


Not later than the 30th day after the date the judgment of conviction or acquittal is entered in a case involving the trial of a capital offense, the judge or clerk of the court shall submit to the office a written record of the case containing the information required by Subsection (b).
Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 390 (S.B. 705), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2007.

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