The Darlie Routier Case

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Year Month/Date
           LST  = The Rowlett Lakeshore Times
           DMN  = The Dallas Morning News
           STG  = The Star Telegram
           OTH  = Other Sources

Case Chronology

2014 08/04 OTHAugust 4, 2014 - "Judge Orders More DNA Testing For Convicted Rowlett Murderer", 1080 KRLD - CBS local news

2008 06/20 OTHJune 20, 2008 - "Court allows DNA testing for Routier, Former Altoona woman on death row in Texas for killing her two sons in 1996", By Phil Ray - Altoona Mirror

2008 06/19 DMNJune 19, 2008 - "Court Grants Darlie Routier Right to Limited DNA Testing of Evidence in '96 Child Killings", By Steve McGonigle, Debra Dennis abd Tiara Ellis / Dallas Morning News

2008 06/18 OTHJune 18, 2008 - "Darlie Routier Talks of New Hope from Death Row", By David Schechter / WFAA-TV

2008 06/18 OTHJune 18, 2008 - Court Grants Routier Limited DNA Testing, By Jim Vertuno, Associated Press Writer.

2007 04/16 DMNDeath No More: Life without parole should be new standard

2007 02/17 DMNInnocence Project to review Dallas County convictions.

OTHSeveral Other Articles

OTHSeveral more other Articles

2004 11/19 OTHUrgent Action for Francis Newton, Amnesty International

2004 08/18 STGRoutier's lawyers seek DNA testing, by Bill Miller / Star-Telegram

2004 08/17 OTHPress Conference, Sponsored by The Texas Innocence Network and the TCODP.

2004 08/17 DMNRoutier lawyers assail Judge, by Robert Tharp / Dallas Morning News

2004 08/10 DMNLetter to the Editor, by Darlie Kee, Rowlett TX

2004 03/23 OTHLetter to the Editor, Saginaw News, Saginaw TX

2004 02/29 OTHAmerican-Statesman, Austin

2004 02/28 OTHTexas wrong (again) in death penalty case, San Antonio Express, Editorial

2004 02/28 OTHVarious news articles posted to Death Penalty News Group

2004 02/28 DMNLetter to the Editor, Saundra Gordon, Mesquite

2004 02/26 OTHVarious news articles posted to Death Penalty News Group

2003 11/05 STGLawyer denies Routier family statements, By Mary Mckee, Star-Telegram Dallas Bureau

     Anne GoodAn innocent woman on Death Row named Darlie Routier, By Anne Good

     Anne GoodExactly What is the State of Texas So Worried About?, By Anne Good

     Anne GoodIn Search of the Truth: The Story of Darlie Lynn Routier, By Anne Good

2003 07/12 DMNRoutier gets another prominent attorney, By Robert Tharp

2003 07/11 DMNNew attorney appointed in Routier appeal, By Robert Tharp

2003 03/01 DMNRoutier lawyers fire back at prosecution Defense reasserts new evidence, seeks hearing before appeal decided, By Holly Becka

2003 01/09 DMNProsecutors assail Routier claims, criticize analyst DA's office responds to legal filing that seeks retrial in child slayings, By Holly Becka

2002 09/04 DMNDallas Co. argues to sue Routier court reporter, Associated Press

2002 07/13 DMNRoutier requests retesting Appeals lawyers file massive writ in pursuit of new trial in slaying, By Tim Wyatt

2002 07/08 DMNJudge rules on Routier evidence, By TIM WYATT

2002 07/04 DMNRoutier's team seeks evidence Judge to rule Monday on whether items must be turned over; writ needed, prosecutors say, By Robert Tharp

2002 07/04 STGRoutier attorneys ask for ruling, By Bill Miller / Star-Telegram Dallas Bureau

2002 07/03 DMNRoutier asks judge to retest evidence, Associated Press

2002 07/01 OTHMaybe Darlie Didn't Do It, by Skip Hollandsworth / Texas Monthly

2002 06/22 DMNRoutier defense theory is revealed Husband admits asking in-law about break-in scam, affidavit says, By Holly Becka

2002 03/27 DMNConvicted killer's case before state's highest criminal court, Associated Press Austin

2002 02/27 DMNProsecutors' brief says Routier doesn't deserve new trial It says convicted killer's faulty transcript was appropriately corrected, By Holly Becka

2001 07/25 DMNRoutier files appeal for a new trial. Handling of alleged attorney conflict cited, by Holly Becka

2001 01/05 LSTYear 2000 in Review: Shelton trial, Routier case, WaterView controversy highlight top stories, by Times Staff

2000 09/15 LSTRoutier case sent to appellate court, By Sean Chaffin

2000 09/07 LSTRoutier's attorneys continue appeal fight, By SEAN CHAFFIN, Staff writer

???? ??/?? STGDallas judge orders further review of transcripts in Routier case, By Mede Nix Star-Telegram Dallas Bureau

1998 11/20 DMNRoutier court reporter refuses to testify, Transcript to be checked; inaccuracies could force new murder trial, by Michael Saul

1998 11/17 DMNTranscript Discrepancies, by Holly Becka

1998 11/14 DMNTranscript Discrepancies, by Holly Becka

1998 11/14 STGTranscript of testimony is focus of Routier appeal