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Joe Moody

State representative, HD-78


State Rep. Joe Moody of El Paso (House District 78) is an attorney and the chairman of the House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence and a former prosecutor with the El Paso district attorney’s office.

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Why is Bobby Moore still on death row?

On March 28, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals (CCA) violated the U.S. Constitution in rejecting Bobby Moore’s claim that he is intellectually disabled and thus ineligible for the death penalty. Yet today, more than a year later, Moore remains under a death sentence and is still on death row.