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Former HEB ISD principal Oscar Figueroa. (credit: Frisco Police Department)

Judge Orders Former Principal Accused Of Child Exploitation To Stay In Custody

Investigators say Figueroa used a Craigslist ad to lure what he thought was a 16-year-old boy to the AMC theaters at Stonebriar Centre in Frisco.

07/16/2015

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White Texas Man Admits Hate-Crime Attack On Black Man

Conrad Alvin Barrett of Katy admitted to racial motivation in the November 2013 attack on his 81-year-old victim.

06/30/2015

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City Of Dallas Files Lawsuit Over Love Field Gates

The City of Dallas filed a lawsuit in federal court Wednesday seeking a declaratory judgment to determine which gate slots at Love Field various airlines are entitled to use.

06/17/2015

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Jerry Jones Testifies In Super Bowl Seat Trial In Dallas

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has been called to testify in federal civil trial about mishap over Super Bowl 45 seats.

03/10/2015

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Former Garland Man Admits Aiming Laser Pointer At Helicopter

A dangerous stunt a year-and-a-half ago culminated in a guilty plea in federal court Tuesday.

02/17/2015

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Attorney Claims Responsibility For John Wiley Price Not Being In Court

Commissioner John Wiley Price’s attorney says it’s his fault his client was a no-show at federal court on Tuesday. So if Mr. Price still wants the judge to have taxpayers pay for part of his defense in his bribery and tax evasion case, he will have to go to court next week.

CBSDFW.COM–01/27/2015

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Writer Tied To Anonymous Hackers Sentenced To Prison

A writer linked to the online hacking collective Anonymous has been sentenced to prison for threatening an FBI agent and two other federal counts in a closely watched case.

CBS 11–01/22/2015

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Union Takes NFL To Court Over Adrian Peterson

The NFL Players Association filed a federal lawsuit Monday for Adrian Peterson, asking the court to dismiss an arbitration ruling that upheld the NFL’s suspension of the star running back.

12/15/2014

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Four More States Join Texas-Led Immigration Lawsuit

Four more states have joined a Texas-led coalition suing the Obama administration over executive action on immigration.

12/10/2014

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Justices Allow Texas Use Of New Voter ID Law

The Supreme Court allows Texas to use the new voter identification law for November elections.

CBS 11–10/18/2014

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Open Carry Group Seeks Injunction Against City Of Arlington

Members of Open Carry Tarrant County have taken the City of Arlington to court, to challenge the city’s new ordinance that prevents them from passing out literature with their guns in plain view.

07/07/2014

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Ex-Players: NFL Illegally Used Drugs To Mask Players Pain

A group of retired NFL players says in a lawsuit that the league illegally supplied them with risky painkillers that numbed their injuries and led to medical complications.

05/20/2014

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