28, Jul 2014 - El Paso, TX Texas Lawyers Achieve Historic Civil Rights Victory In Shooting Death Of 15-Year-Old By U.S. Border
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bob Hilliard and Steve Shadowen, principals at Texas law firm Hilliard Munoz Gonzales LLP, and Hilliard Shadowen, LLP win a historic civil rights victory for the family of a 15-year-old boy killed by United States Border Patrol agents in El Paso. In a ruling today by the U.S. Court of Appeals in New Orleans, the court rejected the Border ...
28, Jul 2014 - El Paso, TX Court: Teen in Mexico shot by US agent had rights
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — A federal appeals court ruled Monday that a Mexican teenager killed by a Border Patrol agent was protected by the U.S. Constitution, even though the teen was on Mexican soil when he was shot.
04, Apr 2014 - El Paso, TX El Paso County DWI program receives national recognition
By: Stacey Welsh EL PASO, Texas -- The El Paso County DWI Drug Court Intervention and Treatment Program is one of only four drug courts in the country to be named a National Academy Court. The award means the program could receive more funding at the state and federal level to put more offenders through the program. ...
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 ...