Dallas County District Attorney
Hawk says she will take four weeks of unpaid leave starting now.
Tensions are growing in the Dallas County District Attorney’s office… as the new DA fended off questions about her leadership and addressed reports that she went into drug rehab while campaigning for office in 2013.
Dez Bryant’s involvement in a July 2011 police call to a Walmart parking lot in Lancaster, Texas is not news to the Cowboys, who sources tell me have known about the incident since that time.
Dallas County’s new District Attorney held her first town hall meeting on Monday. In particular, Susan Hawk had asked for input from the city’s southern sector.
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.