10, Mar 2014 - El Paso, TX Graphic photos, questionable testimony heard in trial for alleged Barrio Azteca Gang leader
By: Melissa Gundersen EL PASO, Texas -- Graphic photos of a U.S. Consulate employee and her husband were shown in federal court Wednesday, causing some people to look away, avoiding the vision of multiple bullets holes through the coupleâs bodies. Chief Medical Examiner Juan Contin performed autopsies on the couple, Lesley Enriquez and Arthur Redfels, four days after they were gunned down in ...
10, Mar 2014 - Commissioner Perez: El Paso's jail system may be Texas' most expensive
El Paso County's jail system may be the most expensive in Texas, according to a preliminary study performed by Commissioner Vince Perez's office.
08, Mar 2014 - El Pasoans sound off on decision to strike down Texas' gay marriage ban
By: Gina Benitez EL PASO, Texas -- A federal judge in San Antonio ruled Texas' ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional. Today's decision stems from a lawsuit filed by two same-sex couples represented by the same attorney. Those couples challenged the longtime law in Texas and a constitutional amendment. ...
08, Mar 2014 - El Paso, TX Former Mexican treasurer arrested in El Paso; accused of laundering drug, bribe money in Texas
SAN ANTONIO — Hector Javier Villarreal Hernandez, the former treasurer of the Mexican state of Coahuila, appeared in a San Antonio federal court this afternoon to face one count of conspiring to launder money. In earlier civil lawsuits, federal and local prosecutors have accused Villarreal of stealing millions of dollars from Coahuila government coffers and laundering it in San Antonio.
08, Mar 2014 - El Paso, TX Technology leads feds to alleged Barrio Azteca leader, says source
By: Melissa Gundersen EL PASO, Texas -- A man who helped lead authorities to arrest an alleged Barrio Azteca gang leader with ties to a drug cartel told jurors Monday the man accused is responsible for many killings in Juarez. A man identified as EQ sat in federal court and told jurors it was technology that helped authorities arrest and charge Arturo Gallegos-Castrellon. ...
07, Mar 2014 - El Paso, TX El Paso Police Crime Lab: faster justice or wasted dollars
El Paso, like several other cities, is home to two crime labs. One belongs to the El Paso Police Department and the other to the Texas Department of Public Safety. Promote to Mobile 0 read more
12, Dec 2011 - High court to look at state immigration laws - El Paso Times
WASHINGTON—The Supreme Court agreed Monday to rule on Arizona's controversial law targeting illegal immigrants. The justices said they will review a federal appeals court ... and new electoral maps for Texas' legislature and congressional ...