A combination sink and toilet sit in the open in the recreation room in a section of death row at the Texas prison system's Polunsky Unit near Livingston, Texas, Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2001.(AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)
Death row facts from Texas Dept. of Criminal Justice
The Polunsky Unit houses death row offenders separately in single-person cells measuring 60 square feet, with each cell having a window. Death row offenders are also recreated individually. Offenders on death row receive a regular diet, have access to reading, writing, and legal materials.
The following crimes are Capital Murder in Texas:
Lethal Injection Consists Of:
Average Time on Death Row prior to Execution:
El Pasoans on death row
Source: Texas Department of Corrections.