Criminal Justice

Video appears to show deputies fatally shooting man who had his hands in air; DA has second video


Judge denies asking bailiff to handcuff pregnant prosecutor to keep her in court for trial

Criminal Justice

Texas attorney general’s lawyer is withdrawing from his defense, citing unspecified ‘issues’


Texas judge sued by former employee for alleged sexual harassment

Criminal Justice

Dallas lawyer sentenced to prison for defrauding vodka investors

Criminal Justice

Girlfriend charged with shooting retired judge

Legal Ethics

Judge should not have made marriage a condition of defendant’s probation, civil rights group says

Government Law

Cited by animal control in dog dispute, couple responds with ‘douchebag’ yard sign

Law Schools

Law grads say Texas A&M wouldn’t recognize them as alumni after purchase of their school

Criminal Justice

Fired rookie cop wanted to protect others, while police chief wants to protect his job, lawyer says

Law Firms

Law firm’s suit claims former partner violated deal to pay $200K if appeals court ruled against him

Family Law

Judge who refused to keep 6 kids in foster care defends his decision after their slayings

Death Penalty

US Supreme Court appeal against client’s wishes fails; execution takes place

Criminal Justice

Rookie cop is fired for shooting death of unarmed man who rammed car into auto showroom

Criminal Justice

Retrial begins for man held in prison another 35 years after conviction was tossed

Criminal Justice

Told by judge to marry girlfriend or face 15-day jail term, Texas man ties the knot

Trials & Litigation

DA gets 10 days for contempt; judge cites gag order, failure to appear, disrespect to court

Civil Rights

5th Circuit says strict Texas voter ID law violates Voting Rights Act

Criminal Justice

Unlike other suspects, Texas AG appears in his booking photo in a business suit

Criminal Justice

Texas attorney general is charged with securities fraud