Abbott’s Refugee Policy Has Some Fearing Racial ProfilingIn Abbott’s recent letter to state agency heads he specifically advises DPS Director Steve McCraw to ensure any refugees already in this state do not pose a risk to public safety.
Border Patrol Agent Indicted In 2012 Fatal ShootingA Border Patrol agent charged with second-degree murder in the death of a Mexican teen is one of only three agents to face murder charges in more than 20 years.
Driving Somewhere? There's A Gov't Record Of ThatChances are, your local or state police departments have photographs of your car in their files, noting where you were driving on a particular day, even if you never did anything wrong.
ACLU Of Texas Wants To Give You The Power To Record PoliceThe ACLU of Texas wants to offer an app to residents that allows them to record police officers to boost accountability.
GOP Contenders: Extend Anti-Terror Patriot ActRepublican presidential hopefuls supported the anti-terror Patriot Act in campaign debate Tuesday night, saying it should be extended or perhaps strengthened to help identify and capture those who would attack the United States.
Ad-Seg: Time In Isolation At Texas PrisonsBehind the razor wire-topped fences of Ferguson prison and other Texas penitentiaries are 5,205 inmates branded the baddest of the bad -- dubbed so devious they are locked in one-man cells for 23 hours a day often for decades.
Groups Gather Opposition To Perry Prayer MeetingCivil liberties groups are gathering together in opposition to Governor Rick Perry's day of prayer and fasting this weekend. The groups say the meeting disrespects the separation of church and state.