Inside the Texas death chamber

Michelle Lyons, fmr. Spokesperson for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice reads from a personal letter sent to her by an inmate whose execution she witnessed:

Letters from death row

Dec. 13, 201401:10

Michelle Lyons reads from a journal she kept during her time as a public information officer for the Texas prison system:

Michelle Lyons, fmr. Spokesperson for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, reads from a diary entry about a sister’s reaction to seeing her brother’s execution:

Witnessing an execution

Dec. 13, 201401:06

To read more about Larry and Michelle's experience in the Texas prison system check out Pamela Colloff's report in Texas Monthly.