University of Texas, Tarlton Law Library

Guide to the Reporter's Record, Yates v. State of Texas, No. 880205, 883590, 2002-2003



Collection Summary

Creator: 230th Criminal Court, Harris County, Texas
Title: Reporter's Record, Yates v. State of Texas, No. 880205, 883590
Dates: February 18, 2002 - August 10, 2003
Abstract: Legal transcripts from Yates v. Texas case.
Size: 1.8 linear feet (5 boxes)
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections, Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin,
727 E. Dean Keeton St., Austin, TX 78705-3224, (512) 471-7263

Historical Background

Record of the proceedings in the criminal case against Andrea Pia Yates in the 230th Criminal Court, Harris County, Texas for two counts of capital murder in the drowning deaths of her five children. Yates, who pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity, was convicted and sentenced to life in prison. The 2002 verdict was overturned on appeal. Yates was found not guilty by reason of insanity in a subsequent trial in 2006.


Contents of the Collection

Twenty-one volumes of the record of proceedings in the 2002 criminal trial of Andrea Yates.


Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is arranged numerically by volume.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

None.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Yates, Andrea
Subjects (Organizations)
Subjects
Criminal courts
Insanity defense
Places
Harris Co., Tex.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Reporter's Record, Yates v. State of Texas, No. 880205, 883590, Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin.

Acquisition Information

Gift of George Dix, 2002.


Detailed Description of the Collection

box folder
Yates 1 1 Volume 1 Master Index February 18, 2002-March 18, 2002
2 Volume 28 Jury Trial February 18, 2002
3 Volume 29 Jury Trial February 19, 2002
4 Volume 30 Jury Trial February 20, 2002
5 Volume 31 Jury Trial February 21, 2002
6 Volume 32 Jury Trial February 22, 2002
box folder
Yates 2 1 Volume 33 Jury Trial (1 of 2) February 25, 2002
2 Volume 33 Jury Trial (2 of 2) February 25, 2002
3 Volume 34 Jury Trial (1 of 2) February 26, 2002
4 Volume 34 Jury Trial (2 of 2) February 26, 2002
5 Volume 35 Jury Trial (1 of 2) February 27, 2002
6 Volume 35 Jury Trial (2 of 2) February 27, 2002
box folder
Yates 3 1 Volume 36 Jury Trial February 28, 2002
2 Volume 37 Jury Trial March 1, 2002
3 Volume 38 Jury Trial (1 of 2) March 4, 2002
4 Volume 38 Jury Trial (2 of 2) March 4, 2002
5 Volume 39 Jury Trial March 5, 2002
6 Volume 40 Jury Trial March 6, 2002
box folder
Yates 4 1 Volume 41 Jury Trial (1 of 2) March 7, 2002
2 Volume 41 Jury Trial (2 of 2) March 7, 2002
3 Volume 42 Jury Trial March 8, 2002
4 Volume 43 Jury Trial (1 of 2) March 9, 2002
5 Volume 43 Jury Trial (2 of 2) March 9, 2002
6 Volume 44 Jury Trial March 11, 2002
box folder
Yates 5 1 Volume 45 Jury Trial March 12, 2002
2 Volume 46 Punishment Phase March 14, 2002
3 Volume 47 Punishment Phase March 15, 2002
4 Volume 48 Sentencing August 10, 2003
5 Volume 49 Exhibit Volume February 18, 2002-March 18, 2002