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Twila Busby’s best friend talks about Robert Donnell

Vicki Treat Broadstreet explains the relationship between Twila and her maternal uncle, Robert Donnell. Another testimony pointing at Robert Donnell as the actual killer, not Hank Skinner. The reality of his behavior with his niece, Twila, speaks to his motive and involvement in the murders.

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The case of Hank Skinner in CNN’s Death Row Stories

CNN will broadcast the third Season of the Death Row Stories starting March 2018, featuring Hank Skinner's case in the second episode.

Watch the trailer here:


This season comprises 8 episodes covering 8 cases, including 3 from Texas.

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News March 2016

On March 1st, 2016 Hank’s attorneys filed an unopposed motion to stay the current proceedings pending a report by Texas DPS regarding DNA test results. On March 9th, 2016, the Court of Criminal Appeals filed an opinion granting the motion.



News November 2014 – April 2015

On November 12, 2014 the defense filed the appellant's opening brief. The State filed its brief of appellee on January 26, 2015 and the defense filed the appellant's reply brief on February 17, 2015. On April 15, 2015 the Court of Criminal Appeals heard oral arguments in the case.