Rudy Delgado Memorial Page

James Porter was executed in Texas for killing a fellow prisoner, Rudy Delgado, because he believed Delgado was gay.

According to a news sources, in May of 2000, Porter carried a rock inside a pillow case. He used the rock to kill Rudy Delgado. The prosecution said Rudy Delgado's face was not able to be recognized as that of a human.

More information about Rudy Delgado can be found at the following web sites:

PlanetOut - Texas executes killer incited by gay hate


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