Ruling Favors City Of Dallas In Keeping Adult Expo Out Of Convention CenterA federal judge has refused to issue a preliminary injunction that would have forced the City to lease the Convention Center to the promoters of the Exxxotica Adult Expo.
Microsoft Suit Is Latest Tech Clash With U.S. Over PrivacyAs we live more of our lives online, the companies we trust with our digital secrets are increasingly clashing with authorities who want access to the messages, pictures, financial records and other data we accumulate in electronic form.
South Texas Man Set To Die Said He Drank Victim's BloodThe U.S. Supreme Court has been asked to block the scheduled execution a South Texas man for the slaying of a 12-year-old boy whose blood the convicted killer said he drank.
Jury Selection Begins In Bernie Tiede Punishment TrialJury selection is expected to begin Friday in the sentencing trial of an East Texas mortician whose murder case inspired the dark comedy "Bernie."
State Won't Appeal Dallas Man's Stay Of ExecutionA federal appeals court Wednesday stopped the scheduled execution of a Dallas man hours before he was to be killed for gunning down his two daughters 15 years ago while his ex-wife was listening helplessly on the phone.
Man 'Fit For Trial' In Stabbing Case Found Not Guilty By InsanityThe man who stabbed a woman with a screwdriver at an Irving health club last year has been declared insane...after he was found fit to stand trial for his alleged crime.
Texas Parole Board: No Reprieve For Dallas Man Set To DieThe Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles has turned down a clemency petition from a Dallas man set to die this week for fatally shooting his two young daughters nearly 15 years ago.
Feds Net Hundreds Of Gang Members In Nationwide Sweep, Dozens In North TexasDozens of suspected gang members were scooped up across North Texas and several hundred more across the U.S, during a five-week federal operation.
Court Lets Texas Join Suit Alleging Federal Land OverreachA court has allowed Texas to join a group of families suing the federal government, alleging unconstitutional seizure of land along the Texas-Oklahoma border.
Justices Soon Could Hint At Outcome In Texas Abortion CaseThe justices may not decide the high-profile case about regulation of abortion clinics in Texas until late June.
Texas Abortion Debate Returns To Depleted Supreme CourtThe justices are taking up the biggest case on the topic in nearly a quarter century Wednesday, considering whether a Texas law that regulates abortion clinics hampers a woman's constitutional right to obtain an abortion.
Texas Abortion Case Returns To Supreme Court After Loss Of ScaliaThe Supreme Court challenge to a Texas law that has dramatically reduced the number of abortion clinics in the state is the justices' most significant case on the hot-button issue in nearly a quarter-century.