Former US Attorney: Verdicts In Price Trial 'A Stunning Loss'Matt Orwig, the former U.S. Attorney in the Eastern District of Texas, said Friday's verdicts acquitting Price on seven of the 11 counts, including bribery, certainly stung the government.
John Wiley Price Acquitted On 7 Counts Of Criminal WrongdoingToday a jury found Dallas County commissioner John Wiley Price not guilty on seven counts -- including mail fraud and bribery -- and a mistrial was declared on the remaining counts.
Exxon Fined $20 Million For Emissions From Texas PlantA judge has ordered Exxon Mobil to pay a penalty of nearly $20 million for releasing 10 million pounds of pollutants into the air over the course of eight years from a complex it operates east of Houston.
Deliberations Continue In Corruption Trial Of John Wiley PriceJurors headed back to federal court today in hopes of reaching a verdict in the corruption trial of Dallas County commissioner John Wiley Price.
Texas Sues To Release Execution Drug Shipment Seized By FDATexas prison officials asked a federal judge Wednesday to rescind a U.S. Food and Drug Administration order that blocks the corrections agency from receiving a foreign shipment of a drug that the state wants to use for executions.
Price Absent At Courthouse As Jurors Enter Day 6 Of DeliberationsUsually Dallas County commissioner John Wiley Price walks through the doors of the Earle Cabell Federal Building and into the courtroom where his corruption trial is being held, but today he and co-defendant, Dapheny Fain, were no shows
President Trump Calls Appeals Court's Sanctuary Ruling 'Ridiculous'President Donald Trump has taken to Twitter in reaction to a federal judge's ruling that knocked down an immigration order, calling the decision "ridiculous."
Federal Judge Blocks Trump Order To Cut Sanctuary City MoneyA federal judge in San Francisco has blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.
A Waiting Game As John Wiley Price Jury Continues DeliberationsThe jury is still out in the corruption trial of John Wiley Price. This is the fifth day, or some 30 hours, that the panel has spent trying to decide the fate of the longest-serving Dallas County commissioner.
Dallas Newsstand Operator Accused Of $16M Fraud Against GovernmentThe operator of a newsstand in a downtown Dallas high-rise has been indicted on charges that accuse him of cashing fraudulently obtained U.S. Treasury checks amounting in value to about $16 million.
Tough Court On Immigration Serves As Model For Trump PlansA tough approach is the model President Donald Trump hopes to replicate as part of his sweeping plans to stop illegal immigration, the cornerstone of his campaign. He wants to prosecute many more people caught crossing the border illegally.
Justices Turn Away GM Appeal Over Ignition SwitchesThe Supreme Court has turned away an appeal from General Motors seeking to block dozens of lawsuits over faulty ignition switches that could expose the company to billions of dollars in additional claims.