Federal Judge Considers Fate Of Texas 'Sanctuary Cities' LawA federal judge is considering whether a new Texas "sanctuary cities" crackdown backed by the Trump administration can take effect.
Supreme Court Rules Against Texas Death Row Inmate Over Lawyer ErrorsThe Supreme Court has ruled against a Texas death row inmate who said his lawyers failed to challenge a faulty jury instruction at his trial and on appeal.
Lawyers: Trump Administration May Back Texas Immigration LawAttorneys trying to halt a Texas law that would crackdown on "sanctuary cities" say the U.S. Justice Department has asked to weigh in on the case.
New Judge Named In AG Ken Paxton's Criminal CaseThe new judge assigned to oversee the felony securities fraud case against Texas' attorney general is a Houston Democrat who defeated the son of the state's lieutenant governor to win his seat on the bench.
Trump Tweets, Says Travel Ban Ruling Comes At 'Dangerous Time'President Donald Trump says that the latest federal court ruling against his proposed travel ban comes at a "dangerous time."
Maryland, DC Attorneys General Suing President TrumpThe attorneys generals of Maryland and the District of Columbia have announced they've filed suit against President Donald Trump, alleging he violated the Constitution by retaining ties to a sprawling global business empire.
TX Supreme Court Rules On Case Involving Facebook, A Spoiled Marriage & Youth Baseball Facebook, youth baseball and a spoiled marriage. The Texas Supreme Court just made a ruling in a case involving all three.
Judge Agrees To Toss Aaron Hernandez's Murder ConvictionFormer NFL star Aaron Hernandez's conviction in a 2013 murder can be erased because he died before his appeal was heard, a judge ruled Tuesday.
Lawsuits Begin Over Texas 'Sanctuary City' LawA Latino rights groups says it has filed what may be the first lawsuit challenging a new "sanctuary cities" ban in Texas that allows local police to ask a person during routine stops whether they're in the U.S legally.
Court Sets Trial That Could Alter Texas Voting Maps For 2018A court that found racial gerrymandering and intentional discrimination in Texas voting maps has set a summer trial that could impact the 2018 elections.
Texas House Passes 'Sanctuary City' Ban With Tough Jail PenaltyThe bill would allow Texas to withhold funding from county and local governments for acting as sanctuary cities — even as the Trump administration's efforts to do so nationally have hit roadblocks.
Texas House Passes Bill To Raise Legal Age To Be Tried As Adult To 18A bill to raise the legal age to be tried as an adult to 18 has passes in the Texas House. Texas is only one of 6 states that still holds 17-year-olds criminally responsible as adults.