Woman Charged With Killing Family Has Unusual Court AppearanceA woman charged with killing four of her young children and their father smiled and flashed a double thumbs up to news cameras during her first court appearance
Texas Judge Sued To Halt Courtroom Prayers By ChaplainsA group promoting separation of church and state has sued a Texas judge who lets volunteer chaplains of various faiths say prayers in court before daily proceedings.
Former NFL QB Johnny Manziel Headed Back To Dallas CourtroomA Dallas County judge has ordered former NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel to be at a hearing Tuesday morning in a Dallas courtroom to do some explaining.
Man, 22, Accused Of Killing His Mother Sobs In Houston CourtA 22-year-old Houston man charged with fatally stabbing his mother has spent much of a brief court appearance sobbing and wailing after seeing relatives in the courtroom.
Texas Attorney General Paxton Sues County Over Gun BanTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton has filed a lawsuit against a Houston-area county that has banned guns from being brought into the county courthouse.
Texas Lawyer Ordered To Watch What He 'Prays' For On FacebookTwice, in separate trials, the Ellis County District Attorney's office has convinced judges to stop attorney Mark Griffith from posting running commentary of a trial in his prayers on Facebook.
Texas Could Take Stance Against Disputed Bite Mark EvidenceCritics of bite mark evidence say Texas could be on the brink of taking a stance that would likely reverberate in courtrooms across the U.S.
No Show Officers Lead To Code Compliance Violation DismissalsHundreds of citations for code compliance violations in Fort Worth have been dropped this year, when officers failed to show up for court dates.