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The State of Texas vs Melissa

The State of Texas vs. Melissa explores the life journey of Melissa Lucio, the first Hispanic woman to be sentenced to death in the state of Texas. For ten years she has been awaiting her fate — and she now faces her last appeal.


Official Selection at Tribeca Film Festival 2020 in NY, USA

Official Selection at Raindance Film Festival 2020 in London, the UK


Available On Demand & Digital October 2020


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A Film By

  • Sabrina Van Tassel

Run Time

  • 98 minutes

Year

  • 2020

Trailer

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Cast

  • Melissa Lucio