The famed American poet Robert Frost once wrote that he believed in the “inalienable right of anybody to go to hell in his own way.”
Justen Grant Hall in October 2002 brutally Melanie Billhartz in El Paso, Texas. At the time Hall was the District Captain of a white supremacist gang known as the Aryan Circle. Billhartz was an associate of the gang. At the time of the murder, Hall was on bond for the hate crime murder of a transgender person named Hector Auturo Diaz—a murder that occurred five months before the Billhartz murder.
Hall was convicted and sentenced to death for the Billhartz murder in 2005.