For some prosecutors, career advancement can depend on volunteering for the cases that others turn down.
The nation’s most active death penalty state will continue to use the same execution drug but won’t say how it will replace its supply that expires this month, Texas prison officials said Thursday.
The Texas prison system is paying $750,000 for climate-controlled barns for use in its pig farming program.
The Texas Senate Education and Criminal Justice committees are meeting jointly to discuss how schools treat troublesome students.
There’s new, no-cost help for sexual assault victims in North Texas. Sexual Assault Legal Services and Assistance (SALSA) has launched a phone line providing free legal help to those they call “sexual assault survivors.”
A Dallas court has awarded Texas Child Protective Services custody of a one-year-old child whose throat was slashed early Monday. The girl will be in foster care until an April 10 hearing.