Billie Sol Estes: A Sordid History Atoned: “Sol” Finally Vindicated

~ first OF A SERIES ~ The legend of Billie Sol Estes sprung suddenly from country scuttlebutt to front-page news in the biggest of the major newspapers and national magazines in the Spring of 1962. For six months of that year his name appeared in practically every newspaper and radio and television evening news broadcast. … Continue reading Billie Sol Estes: A Sordid History Atoned: “Sol” Finally Vindicated

The Murder of Clint Peoples

(Excerpted from LBJ: From Mastermind to The Colossus) Though he Outlived LBJ by 20 years, Marshal Peoples' Persistence in "Outing" Johnson Finally Caught Up with Him: Who Ordered the Kill? By 1992, Clint Peoples, previously a captain in the Texas Rangers, had become a US Marshal. As he continued his investigation of the Henry Marshall … Continue reading The Murder of Clint Peoples