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Judge Clears Way For Removal Of Jefferson Davis Statue From UT Campus

The University will move Davis to the campus Briscoe Center history museum, which also houses one of the nation’s largest archives on slavery.

08/28/2015

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Arizona Woman Pleads Guilty In Texas In CD Copyright Scam

An Arizona woman who owns a record distribution company has pleaded guilty in Texas to running a counterfeit Latina CDs scam.

08/26/2015

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2nd Texas Man Gets Prison For IRS-Related Identity Fraud

A North Texas man has been sentenced to nearly eight years in a U.S. prison for a tax returns scam involving forged United Kingdom passports.

08/25/2015

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Federal Judge Issues Ruling In Arlington Open Carry Lawsuit

In a short ruling this morning, Federal Judge Reed O’Connor has sided with the organization Open Carry Tarrant County and ruled against the city of Arlington.

08/12/2015

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Judge Recuses Himself From Hearings Involving Waco Bikers

A judge has removed himself from presiding over preliminary hearings for more than a dozen bikers who were arrested in the aftermath of the Waco restaurant shooting that left nine dead and 18 injured.

08/07/2015

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Texas Officials Amend Death Certificate To Reflect Gay Union

State officials say they’ve complied with a court order and amended the death certificate of a man to include the name of his same-sex spouse.

08/07/2015

Cookie, a Cavalier mix was beaten to death with a stick Monday, May 11, 2015. (credit: Jennifer Knittel, pet owner)

11-Year-Old Fort Worth Boy Convicted In Dog’s Beating Death

The child pleaded guilty in juvenile court Thursday to charges of delinquent conduct, animal cruelty-torture and using a deadly weapon for beating to death a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix named Cookie in May.

07/24/2015

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Judge Sentences Failed Plano Gas Line Bomber Anson Chi To 20 Years

A federal judge has sentenced a Plano man to 20-years in prison for trying to blow up a gas main with a homemade bomb three years ago.

06/01/2015

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Wife Of Former Collin Street Bakery Exec. Pleads Guilty To $16M Fraud

The wife of a Corsicana bakery executive has pleaded guilty to a money laundering charge in an eye-popping $16 million embezzlement scheme.

06/01/2015

Texas death row prisoner Lester Bower. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

North Texas Man Set To Die June 3 Loses Federal Appeal

A North Texas man facing execution in less than two weeks for the fatal shootings of four men more than 30 years ago has lost a federal court appeal.

05/22/2015

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Convicted Plano Gas Line Bomber Makes Wild Accusations In Court

The Plano man whose homemade bomb went off in his face while trying to blow up a gas line has lost another round in court.

04/21/2015

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Drug Trafficker Sentenced To 27 Years After 1,900 Pounds Of Meth Found

A Mesquite man has been sentenced to nearly 30 years in prison after being caught with a large amount of methamphetamine in his home.

04/17/2015

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