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Federal Appeals Court Hears Arguments Over Texas Abortion Law

A federal appeals court heard arguments Monday on whether the state of Texas can enforce a law that led to the closing of several abortion clinics, a case that ultimately appears bound for the U.S. Supreme Court.

01/06/2014

Farmers Branch Delays Decision On Immigration Appeal

After years of fighting, the Farmers Branch City Council is going to take a little more time to decide if it should keep that fight up.

08/07/2013

Last Minute Appeal Denied For Texas Death Row Inmate

A Texas man whose lawyers said was mentally ill and incompetent for execution headed to the death chamber Wednesday for killing a 12-year-old girl more than a decade ago.

10/10/2012

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Hurricane Katrina Ruling Could Impact North Texas

A major ruling out of the Hurricane Katrina damage in New Orleans could have an affect on the levee system around Dallas.

KRLD–09/25/2012