Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook:
Blustery and cooler both days with highs Saturday in the low 60s after morning lows in the mid and upper 30s! A bit milder in the lower 70s for highs on Sunday.
HOUSTON (April 2, 2013)—Garcia Glen White, 50, of Houston, who was sent to death row for the slayings of 16-year-old twin sisters more than 23 years ago, has lost an appeal at the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
White was sentenced to die for the stabbing deaths of Annette and Bernette Edwards.
Testimony showed he went to their Houston home to smoke crack with their mother, Bonita, who also was stabbed to death.
He also was linked to two other Houston killings, including a convenience store slaying in 1995 that led to his arrest for the then-unsolved Edwards slayings.
White unsuccessfully argued in appeals his jury selection, jury instructions, his statements to police and the punishment charge were all improper.