Wallace Jefferson

The Verdict

Nov 13, 2013 By Brian D. Sweany

Wallace Jefferson sizes up his historic tenure as the chief justice of the Supreme Court of Texas.

Investigating the Prosecutors

Jan 21, 2013 By Michael Hall

What will state supreme court chief justice Wallace Jefferson do about Ken Anderson, the DA who sent an innocent man to prison? Based on these clues, Anderson is in for the fight of his life. 

A Q&A With Michael Hall

Jan 21, 2013 By Alexandra Scoptur

The senior editor on following the paper trail of Texas history, learning about Jack Johnson sparring with “Chrysanthemum Joe” Choynski, and researching his own family roots.

The Paper Chase

Jan 21, 2013 By Michael Hall

Houston attorney Bill Kroger and state Supreme Court chief justice Wallace Jefferson are on a mission to rescue thousands of crumbling, fading, and fascinating legal documents from district and county clerks’ offices all over the state. Can they save Texas history before it’s too late?