The Texas courts have spared Melissa Lucio’s life. Now she can prove her innocence.

USA Today Op-Ed

Texas planned to execute Melissa Lucio on Wednesday. Republican and Democratic state legislators had prayed with her on death row and called for her execution to be halted. Sister Helen Prejean had spoken on her behalf. Even Kim Kardashian lent her support. Why? Because Melissa Lucio is innocent. An op-ed by Deputy Director Valena Beety.