Dallas County District Attorney
District Attorney Craig Watkins re-election bid could hinge on turnout from his Southern Dallas voter base.
Susan Hawk hopes to make headlines Tuesday night and unseat two term District Attorney Craig Watkins. Even though Watkins is a Democrat, and she’s a Republican, Hawk insists this race isn’t about party affiliation.
Court records show the misdemeanor domestic violence case against Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is still pending, even though it was supposed to be dismissed a year ago.
A Dallas man who prosecutors say did not commit a 1990 rape for which he served 12 years in prison should be exonerated based on recent DNA testing he did not request, a judge recommended Friday.
One of the North Texas men accused of being involved in a deadly hit and run crash bonded out of a Florida jail.
On Tuesday, 25 year old Ryan Lusk suddenly died in the hospital bed he’d been in for six months.
There was a legal setback for Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins on Monday.
The judge who cited the Dallas County district attorney for contempt of court will remain on the case — though not for very long.
District Attorney Craig Watkins came to court as a defendant — facing a criminal contempt of court charge. But Watkins and his legal team soon left after winning a stay of the order.
The Dallas County district attorney on Monday won an unexpected stay of an order holding him in contempt of court, after his attorney’s highlighted problems with the order.
Dallas County district attorney Craig Watkins will appear in court to defend himself against a contempt-of-court allegation in a case that could land him in jail.
A North Texas man is getting a second chance at life after spending 16 years in prison.