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The lowest courts in the Texas state court system are the Texas Municipal Courts Justice Courts. Texas's County Courts include Constitutional County Courts, Probate Court, and County Court at Law. The next level of the Texas court system includes District Courts, which hear a wide variety of civil cases, and domestic relations and juvenile cases. There is also a separate Criminal District Court in Texas. The Texas Court of Appeals hears appeals filed following Constitutional County Court, and District Court decisions. The Texas Supreme Court is the highest civil court in Texas, and the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals is the highest level of criminal appellate court. The Texas Courts Online (TCO) website (http://www.courts.state.tx.us/) provides much information about Texas Courts. If you're trying to find Texas court records, you can find Appeals Court information by county on this website. You can also find Texas Supreme Court opinions and court calendars. To find copies of Texas court documents, you'll need to contact the court where the case was heard. Most Texas court records are available to the public, but the courts have various policies regarding how to obtain these public records. You can search for a Texas court using the database at http://dm.courts.state.tx.us/OCA/DirectorySearch.aspx.
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25, Oct 2014 - Nacogdoches, TX Lufkin man gets 8 years for breaking into Nacogdoches home, trying to rape woman
A Nacogdoches County judge sentenced a 24-year-old man to eight years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for breaking into a woman's home and trying to rape her in February 2012.
25, Oct 2014 - Carrollton, TX District Court Sets The Bar Lower For Accountants Than Attorneys
Last week, in writing about a prominent artist who was targeted for hobby loss treatment, I bemoaned the fact that accountants are generally not as well educated as lawyers.  Well, I'm happy to say that sometimes that can work in our favor as the recent  decision of the United States District Court For The Northern District of Texas in the case of the United States  v Sally Hand-Bostick and ...
25, Oct 2014 - Victoria, TX Ex-Texas deputy gets 12 years in drug cash case
McALLEN, Texas (AP) — A former Texas law enforcement officer who over a dozen years hauled about $40 million in drug money meant for Mexico has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.
25, Oct 2014 - Lee, TX Houston-area felon who faked military past guilty in guns case
A Texas convicted felon who faked being an Army Ranger to get close to acclaimed retired Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell faces up to 10 years in prison for having guns.
25, Oct 2014 - Nueces, TX South Texas Woman Convicted Of Capital Murder
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) -- Prosecutors say they'll retry a South Texas woman whose capital murder conviction in the 2006 salt poisoning death of her 4-year-old foster son was overturned.   Nueces County District Attorney Mark Skurka said Friday that he has ordered a new trial for Hannah Overton of Corpus Christi, who had served seven years of a prison sentence of life without parole. ...
25, Oct 2014 - El Paso, TX Texas Abortion Clinics Can Reopen as Court Blocks Limits
A divided U.S. Supreme Court ordered Texas to stop enforcing some of its new restrictions on abortion clinics, in a move that may let 13 facilities reopen while raising questions about similar rules in other states.
25, Oct 2014 - Tax cheat sentence prompts outrage
TEXAS -- A former state worker who stole more than 14-thousand dollars in Florida tax money is now enjoying a cruise to Mexico. Court records show Leon County Judge Kevin Carroll signed off on the cruise. It's prompted outrage from both the state attorney and the victim. ...
25, Oct 2014 - Lee, TX Your World: Texas
HOUSTON —Daniel Lee Marshall, who faked being an Army Ranger to get close to acclaimed retired Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell, faces up to 10 years in prison for having guns.
25, Oct 2014 - Supreme Court blocks Texas abortion rules that closed most of state's clinics
A decision by the US Supreme Court to block enforcement of new abortion clinic regulations in Texas sets the stage for what is likely to become the next major showdown at the high court over abortion.
25, Oct 2014 - Nueces, TX Prosecutors to retry woman in foster child's death
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Prosecutors say they'll retry a South Texas woman whose capital murder conviction in the 2006 salt poisoning death of her 4-year-old foster son was overturned. Nueces County District Attorney Mark Skurka said Friday that he has ordered a new trial for Hannah Overton of Corpus Christi, who had served seven years of a prison sentence of life without parole.
25, Oct 2014 - Supreme Court Halts Some Texas Abortion Restrictions
Justices suspended key parts of a law that has closed all but eight facilities providing abortions in the Lone Star state
25, Oct 2014 - Houston, TX Texas Medicaid Fraud Attorney at Brewer & Pritchard, P.C., Weighs in on $56.5 Million Settlement In
Whistleblower attorney J. Mark Brewer praises the actions of the former executive and former sales representatives for Shire Pharmaceuticals LLC. (PRWeb October 17, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/whistleblower/attorney-tx/prweb12252634.htm
25, Oct 2014 - Grayson, TX Former Denison teacher accused of having sex with a student appears in court
GRAYSON CO., Texas -- A former Denison High School teacher who's allegedly admitted to having sex with a student appeared in court Thursday morning.
25, Oct 2014 - Tarrant, TX Texas man gets 60 years in child sex abuse case
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A Texas man has been sentenced to 60 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 4-year-old relative. The Tarrant County district attorney's office says the 57-year-old Arlington man was sentenced this week for aggravated sexual assault of a child under age 6. He isn't eligible for parole. Prosecutors say the man was babysitting the girl at his home in 2013 when the abuse ...
25, Oct 2014 - Carrollton, TX Yardarm Enters Field Trials With The World’s First Firearm Telemetry Platform For Law Enforcement
Sheriff and Police Departments in California and Texas Deploy Yardarm Technology to Enhance Officer Safety and Capture Critical Firearm Data (PRWeb October 24, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/yardarm/telemetrics/prweb12274940.htm
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