The top law enforcement official in Hidalgo County pled guilty to money laundering charges—here’s what that means for the Valley.
A federal lawsuit filed by Dr. Glen Hurlston claims that the former chief of police in Princeton, Texas—who currently holds that role in the Austin suburb of Kyle—and several of his fellow officers harassed him while the chief had an affair with his wife.
The state, the prisoners who face execution, the attorneys who represent them, and the courts have a lot to figure out, and not a lot of time to do it.
The state managed to find a new supply of Pentobarbital, the drug it uses to perform lethal injections, but officials aren’t saying where it came from.
According to the Guardian, masturbation can get you two years in Texas, but you can buy your way out of jail time through a policy intended to ease overcrowding. Is there anything about our criminal justice system they wouldn’t believe?
Ever wondered what it’s like to go to jail? The Express-News sent a reporter through the booking process—but how well does it reflect the experience of people who aren’t going in voluntarily?
Sex offender registries are popular in the abstract, but maybe ordinances isolating sex offenders shouldn’t be a one-size-fits-all policy.
On February 3, 2012, Fred Yazdi shot and killed 23-year-old Enrique Recio. In the latest test of Texas’s Castle Doctrine, his trial ended last night with a conviction.