The Darlie Routier Case

  • Site description

    This site seeks to provide information about the case of Darlie Routier. Darlie is on death row in Texas for a crime she has steadfastly maintained she did not commit.

    A growing body of evidence supports her claims of innocence.

    Please take time to learn about Darlie’s case. Join us in speaking out.

    Use the site map located here, the search tool below, or click on the headers at the top of the page to navigate the site.

  • Please donate

    To donate to Darlie's Defense Fund that is managed by her defense attorneys, please click here

Site Index

Click on the links to go to each individual page.

911 Call

  • Listen to the 911 call Darlie Routier made to police on June 6, 1996

About Darlie

  • Brief introduction to Darlie Routier
  • Contains address for writing to Darlie
  • Contains link to send electronic letters through

Case Background

  • Background on the case, including description of events that took place on June 6th, the investigation leading up to the trial, and other information

Case Files

  • Darlie’s arrest report
  • Devon Routier’s autopsy report
  • Damon Routier’s autopsy report
  • Darlie Routier’s statement to police
  • Darin Routier’s statement to police
  • Lead sheets and telephone memos
  • Other case related information added over time

Contact Page

  • Contact form for questions or other inquiries

Defense Information

  • Information about Darlie’s defense

Devon & Damon

  • Tribute page for Devon and Damon Routier



How to Help

  • Link to advocacy sites for Darlie
  • Suggestions on ways to help
  • Address for defense fund donations


  • General media pertaining to the case

Post-trial Transcripts

  • Court transcripts, motions, opinions, and affidavits pertaining to Darlie Routier’s various appeals

Pre-Trial Transcripts

  • Transcripts from the bond heading
  • Other pre-trial motions
  • Jury voir dire


  • Information about the Texas prosecutors involved in charging and presenting a case against Darlie Routier

The Timeline

  • Detailed description of the timeline of events that occurred during the early morning hours of June 6, 1996
  • Also contains link to article about the various vehicle and people sightings in the area, as well as a reported attempted break in

Trial Transcripts

  • Trial transcripts broken down by subject matter and person providing testimony


  • Timeline video
  • “Silly String” video
  • Fingerprints video
  • ABC coverage
  • The Wrong Man episode
  • TruTV program
  • Other video
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