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Texas Governor Rick Perry (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Prosecutor: Technicality Shouldn’t Stop Perry Case

The special prosecutor leading the felony case against Gov. Rick Perry says he shouldn’t be compelled to produce transcripts of testimony before the grand jury.

11/03/2014

Millard Lucien Tierce (mugshot via Tarrant County District Attorney)

Fort Worth Veterinarian Indicted On Theft, Animal Cruelty Charges

A Tarrant County grand jury has returned a three-count indictment against a Fort Worth veterinarian accused of keeping a woman’s dog alive for blood transfusions instead of euthanizing the pet.

10/29/2014

Texas Governor Rick Perry   (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Perry Lawyers Seek Order For Grand Jury Testimony

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Lawyers for indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry asked a judge Friday to order the special prosecutor in the case to produce transcripts of secret grand jury testimony. Perry’s […]

10/10/2014

Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops / Mobil 1 Chevrolet, looks on prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 31, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Grand Jury Declines To Charge Stewart In Driver’s Death

A grand jury has decided against charging NASCAR star Tony Stewart in the August death of another driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York.

09/24/2014

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Governor Perry Indicted For Coercion For Veto Threat

Governor Rick Perry has been indicted for abuse of power after carrying out a threat to veto funding for state public corruption prosecutors.

08/15/2014

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Fort Worth Officers Not Indicted For Killing Motorist

A North Texas grand jury has declined to indict three officers who shot and killed a 22-year-old man who they wanted to question about an earlier shooting.

06/19/2014

Empty seats for jurors in a courtroom. (credit: AP Photo)

Grand Jury Does Not Indict Officer In Fatal Shooting

A grand jury has refused to indict a Watauga police officer for fatally shooting a man in the head as he stabbed his pregnant girlfriend.

06/12/2014

Texas Governor Rick Perry (Photo: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Prosecutor: ‘No Plans’ To Have Perry Testify

A special prosecutor said Friday that he does not plan to call Texas Gov. Rick Perry to testify before a grand jury investigating whether he abused his power by vetoing funding for public corruption prosecutors.

06/06/2014

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Probe Could Complicate Perry’s Prospects

Texas Gov. Rick Perry has spent a record 14 years in office vanquishing nearly all who dared confront him: political rivals, moms against mandatory vaccines for sixth graders, a coyote in the wrong place at the wrong time.

04/20/2014

Gov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back for a third special session to approve more money for roads, but the main sticking point centers on what is the most conservative way to fund them without raising taxes (credit: by Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Texas Grand Jury To Be Seated In Perry Ethics Case

A Texas judge is expected to seat a grand jury in an investigation into whether Republican Gov. Rick Perry abused his power by vetoing funding for public corruption prosecutors.

04/14/2014

Jermaine Darden

Grand Jury: No Charges For Officer In Stun Gun Death

A Tarrant County grand jury has declined to indict a Fort Worth police officer in connection with the death of a 300-pound man who died shortly after being shocked with a stun gun during a drug raid.

CBSDFW.COM–03/17/2014

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Did Texas Dad Know He Was Shooting Daughter’s Guest?

A grand jury will have to determine whether a Texas man who killed a 17-year-old boy in his teenage daughter’s bedroom knew he was shooting the girl’s guest — or thought he was shooting an intruder.

03/14/2014

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