20/20 2020

Friday @ 10PM EST

David Muir and Elizabeth Vargas


Father forgives son who plotted family's murder, says it's the only way to heal

"20/20" Extra: Kent Whitaker petitioned for clemency for his son, saying he was "the single greatest victim" in the case.
3h ago

Dad who survived son's murder plot that killed mom, brother wants his life spared

Kent Whitaker said he forgave his son Bart Whitaker, who is on death row and scheduled to be executed this week.
Feb 22

Texas parole board recommends killer be spared from death

The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles, in a rare decision, is recommending the death sentence of convicted killer Thomas "Bart" Whitaker be commuted to life
Feb 20