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'Nighty night, everybody. I'm done': Robert Pruett executed in Texas for corrections officer's death

canoe.ca Friday, 13 October 2017 ()
'Nighty night, everybody. I'm done': Robert Pruett executed in Texas for corrections officer's deathHUNTSVILLE, Texas — A Texas inmate convicted in the death of a prison guard was executed Thursday after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected his lawyers' attempts to halt the punishment.
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News video: Texas Execution Cleared By SCOTUS

Texas Execution Cleared By SCOTUS 00:48

on Thursday, the U.S. Supreme rejected a last-minute appeal from a Texas inmate about an hour before his planned execution. The inmate was convicted of murdering a prison guard in 1999. The decision cleared the way for 38 year old Robert Pruett to be put to death by lethal injection in the state’s...

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