Here are photos from the Speaker's Committee Room news conference in the Texas State Capitol.
University of Texas Law Professor Jennifer Laurin speaks at the news conference. She Chaired the Texas Assessment team.
Others at the news conference: Thurgood Marshall School of Law Professor Ana M. Otero, Anthony Graves, Mark White, Paul Coggins.
Former Texas Governor Mark White was a member of the Texas Assessment team. Texas' first post-Furman execution occurred when he was the state's Attorney General. In his four years as governor, 19 executions were conducted.
At the right is former U.S. Attorney Paul Coggins.
Texas death row exoneree Anthony Graves was a member of the Texas Assessment team. He called on all branches of Texas government to read the report.
Earlier coverage of the ABA Texas report begins at the link.