Governor Rick Perry, who likes to brag about his execution record, is probably celebrating. But this gruesome milestone is nothing to celebrate. The case appears to be riddled with racial bias and suggestions of inadequate defense counsel. That's not justice.
See my Tuesday article for details on the issues surrounding McCarthy's case and her death sentence.
And consider the words of Mohandas Gandhi, who said: "An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind."
Shame on Texas - a very blind state.