Tag Archives: A Plea for Justice: The Timothy Cole Story

Nearly one in-custody death per day in TX …

  Grits for Breakfast: Deaths in custody near-daily events in Texas According to this list on the Attorney Generals website, there have been 3,680 people who’ve died in custody of state and local law enforcement in Texas since 2005, which … Continue reading

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SFGate corrected their spelling in Tim Cole story, not their misrepresentation.

Correction: Tim Cole-Memorial story – SFGate Cole was convicted in 1985 of raping a fellow Texas Tech student. He was sentenced to 25 years in prison. In 1999, he died from complications from asthma. A state judge in 2009 ordered … Continue reading

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