King faces execution today for Jasper dragging death

We will post updates here for this developing story. John William King, is set to be executed today for the death of James Byrd Jr. of Jasper in 1998. Texas' hate crime legislation is named in honor of Byrd. Execution set for Wednesday in 1998 Jasper hate crime John William King, one of the three men convicted of the horrific death of James Byrd Jr. of Jasper, has a date with death...