20, Oct 2014 - Texas uses immigration screening, others pull back
HOUSTON (AP) — An immigration advocacy group says more than 250 law enforcement agencies across the U.S. are pulling back from a screening program for immigrants amid criticism that it may be unconstitutional, but the program is still being used in all Texas counties. Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia defended his agency's compliance with detainer requests. Because ICE operates within the jail ...
11, Oct 2014 - Jury sentences Texas cancer doctor to 10 years in prison for poisoning lover's coffee
Family members of Dr. Ana Maria Gonzalez-Angulo after the guilty verdict was read in the 248th District Court at the Harris County Criminal Justice Center Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Houston, Texas.
03, Apr 2014 - Burleson, TX Houston attorney who represents Anthony Graves disbarred
Robert S. Bennett, the attorney representing exonerated death row inmate Anthony Graves, has been disbarred after a fee dispute with another client, according to court records. A specially assigned judge held a three-day trial in a Harris County courtroom last week before siding with representatives of the State Bar of Texas who said Bennett violated rules of professional conduct. Bennett had ...
02, Apr 2014 - Dallas, TX Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC Adds Tax Practice and New Attorneys
Kane Russell Coleman & Logan has added a tax practice to the firm and hired Chris Harris, Board Certified in Tax Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, in the Dallas office. The firm also recently hired Kelli Gunter as a new litigation attorney in the Houston office. (PRWeb March 28, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/03/prweb11711594.htm
01, Apr 2014 - Houston Maritime Attorneys With Schechter, McElwee, Shaffer & Harris Say Texas City Oil Spill Is Ma
Maritime attorney Matthew Shaffer says the Gulf Coast is once again facing potential environmental and economic disaster after a collision between a barge and a ship near the Texas City Dike sent 160,000 gallons of heavy oil spilling into Galveston Bay. (PRWeb March 25, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/03/prweb11699965.htm