Pt. I The Death of Wanda Lopez 1. Murder 2. Manhunt 3. Show-up 4. Crime Scene 5. Suspect pt. II The Lives of Carlos Hernandez 6. Probation and Parole 7. Acquittal 8. Confession 9. Mistaken Identity pt. III The Prosecution of Carlos DeLuna 10. Investigation 11. Defense 12. No Defense 13. Trial 14. Sentence pt. IV The Passion of Carlos DeLuna 15. Appeals 16. Execution pt. V The Scars of Dina Ybañez 17. Recidivism.
A case study of the fabulous recklessness of Texas death penalty justice, a study that destroys the myth of the mistake-proof executioner in the death penalty capital of the United States.
"Supplementing the book is a web site (thewrongcarlos.net) with the most complete set of primary records and witness interviews (many of them videotaped)"--Pages ix-x.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-407) and index.
KF224.D45 W76 2014
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