State-administered death is always a greater horror than any other by virtue of the methodical reasoning that precedes it. French philosopher Albert Camus wrote that "capital punishment is the most premeditated of murders". "The United States' concept of justifiable homicide/Executions in criminal law stands on the dividing line between an excuse, justification and an exculpation. In other words, it takes a case that would otherwise have been a murder or another crime representing intentional killing, and either excuses or justifies the individual accused from all criminal liability or treats the accused differently from other intentional killers.

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June 2018: Michael Wayne Norris last week became the fourth Harris County killer taken off death row under the tenure of District Attorney Kim Ogg. With a new plea deal in place, the 60-year-old will serve two back-to-back life sentences - one for each victim.

The complications of decades-old evidence, the uncertainty of going before a jury again, questions about Norris's future dangerousness, and the survivors' consent all factored in the decision not to seek death again.

"This is how this case should have resolved," said Norris's attorney, Allen Isbell. "It's taken three decades to get here, ......"



Michael Norris #00873

Polunsky Unit D.R.

3872 FM 350 South, Livingston Texas 77351

January 2004

Hello & Thanks for reading my message, smile.

I'm 45 -Birthday April 18th, I'm from Houston Texas, a large City in the state of Texas here in the USA. I'm seeking a sincere Pen Friend to exchange Letters + share Ideas + opinions about anything of interest.

Drove 18 wheelers cross country from state to state. I love hursebackriding,  motorcycles, traveling, camping, long walks, I enjoy exciting movies, thrillers, mystery, horror, + love romance + films about a real-life story, and I enjoy writing exchanging ideas + opinions. I have a 24 year old daughter, + 4 grand kids, and a 12 year old step daughter. So if you're interested in having a sincere pen friend via letters, feel free to write i'll be happy to hear from you, thanks again for reading my message, smile

Micheal Norris



Guten Tag und danke fürs Lesen meiner Nachricht, smile

Ich habe meinen 45. Geburtstag am 18. April, bin aus Housten/Texas, eine große Stadt hier im Staat Texas in den USA. Ich suche einen aufrichtigen Brieffreund zum Briefe austauschen + Ideen + Meinungen teilen über alles Interresante.

Fuhr 18 Räder quer durchs Land von Staat zu Staat. Ich liebe Pferde zu reiten, Motorräder, reisen, campen und lange Spaziergänge, ich erfreue mich an spannenden Filmen, Thriller, mysteriöse Filme,  Horror + Liebesromancen + Filme über wirkliche Lebensgeschichten und ich genieße das Schreiben um Ideenaustausch und Meinungen. Ich habe eine 24 jährige Tochter + 4 Enkelkinder und eine 12 Jahre alte Stieftochter. So falls du interessiert bist einen aufrichtigen Brieffreund via riefe zu haben, fühl dich frei mir zu schreiben, ich werde glücklich sein von dir zu hören und nochmals danke fürs Lesen meiner Nachricht, smile

Michael Norris