Capital murder conviction for 1998 burning of Robert Middleton stands, thanks to outstanding work by County Attorney Lambright and DA Ligon

Conroe and Austin, December 22 – On Friday, October 20, 2017, the Supreme Court of Texas denied Don Collins’s request to have his capital murder conviction reviewed by that court. District Attorney Brett Ligon and County Attorney J D Lambright have both expressed their satisfaction with the ruling. District Attorney Ligon commented that “the prosecutors who […]

Wasting Tax Dollars, Part 2: District Clerk Adamick’s giant error

Conroe, October 28 – On Wednesday, October 25, 2017, District Attorney Brett Ligon received some news that sickened him and a gigantic swath of the caring citizens of Montgomery County: convicted capital murderer Larry Ray Swearingen’s November 16 execution had to be stayed and delayed, because Montgomery County District Clerk Barbara Gladden Adamick failed to […]

Goforth killer pleads guilty to capital murder, avoids death penalty; Harris County Sheriff Gonzalez lauds Special Prosecutor Ligon

BREAKING NEWS! Houston, September 13 – Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez issued the following statement on Wednesday in response to Shannon Miles’ capital murder plea agreement in which Miles took a life sentence and pled guilty rather than risking the death penalty: “Two years ago, the Harris County Sheriff’s Office family suffered a terrible loss when […]

Multiple arrests made in Tamina double homicide

Conroe, August 7 – After an exhausting two weeks of outstanding detective work, the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office has taken four individuals into custody for their role in the murders of Jaquise Williams and Akeem Russell, both of Tamina, on July 20, 2017. Detectives are still hunting for additional “persons of interest” and a late […]