EXTRA 03/94 - USA (Texas): death penalty: Cesar R Fierro
Cesar Fierro is scheduled to be executed in Texas on 15 February 1994. A Mexican national, he was sentenced to death on 15 February 1980 for the murder of a white taxi cab driver during a robbery in February 1979. Amnesty International is investigating serious allegations that Cesar Fierro confessed to the crime under duress.
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