Senators Summon Planned Parenthood CEO Over SubpoenaLawmakers have voted to summon the CEO of a regional Planned Parenthood to explain why she should not be held in contempt of the state Senate for defying a subpoena that demanded documents on how the organization handles fetal remains.
Judge Orders Homeland Security Chief, Others To CourtA federal judge in Texas has threatened to hold Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and other top immigration enforcement officials in contempt of court for not fixing problems that led to work permits being mistakenly awarded under President Barack Obama's executive immigration action after the judge had put the plan on hold.
Dallas County DA Contempt Case Postponed Due To Error In Judge's OrderDistrict Attorney Craig Watkins came to court as a defendant -- facing a criminal contempt of court charge. But Watkins and his legal team soon left after winning a stay of the order.
Contempt Hearing For Dallas County DA Ends, Order Stayed The Dallas County district attorney on Monday won an unexpected stay of an order holding him in contempt of court, after his attorney’s highlighted problems with the order.
Dallas DA In Court To Answer Contempt ChargeDallas County district attorney Craig Watkins will appear in court to defend himself against a contempt-of-court allegation in a case that could land him in jail.
Dallas County District Attorney Breaks His Silence On Accusations Against HimDallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins appeared publicly Friday for the first time in weeks.
Judge Picked To Hold Contempt Hearing For Dallas DAA Wichita Falls judge will decide whether to order a punishment for the Dallas County district attorney after he was declared in contempt of court by another judge.
Dallas D.A. Watkins Refuses To Testify, Judge Dismisses CaseDallas District Attorney Craig Watkins was held in contempt of court after refusing to testify in a court hearing. Later, the judge dismissed the case.