A small measure of justice was served when the State Bar of Texas stripped Charles Sebesta of his law license and formally disbarred him.
Articles by Pamela Colloff
Apr 9, 2015 — By Pamela Colloff
Nine years after Hannah Overton’s nightmarish journey through the criminal justice system began, it ended just as abruptly.
The fastest road in America does not cross the Mojave Desert or the big sky country of Montana. Instead, it cuts through an unexceptional stretch of farmland southeast of Austin, where the posted speed limit on Texas Highway 130 jumps to 85 miles per hour. The so-called Texas Autobahn…
Feb 6, 2015 — By Pamela Colloff
In a 5-4 ruling on June 26, the U.S. Supreme Court declared that the Constitution guarantees the right for same-sex couples to marry across the country. Here is the story of two women who fought for that historic decision in Texas—and helped to make it a reality.
Jan 9, 2015 — By Pamela Colloff
The famously conservative court surprises everyone by signaling it might overturn the ban.
Sep 30, 2014 — By Pamela Colloff
Dusty Burke, now a partner at the prestigious firm Vinson & Elkins, talks about graduating from law school during an era when women were not expected to use their degrees.
Sep 17, 2014 — By Pamela Colloff
And now the Nueces County DA must decide whether to retry her.