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Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

High Court Rules On Emergency Request, A Year Later

Call it justice delayed. More than a year after the Dallas County District Attorney’s office asked the Court of Criminal Appeals to step into the infamous contempt of court case, a ruling has come down.

03/12/2014

Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Judge Says Case Against Watkins Can Continue

There was a legal setback for Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins on Monday.

07/23/2013

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Fired County Employee Testifies In DA Contempt Case

There is a legal showdown going on in court between Dallas County’s top prosecutor and a judge who held him in contempt.

CBS 11–07/19/2013

Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins discusses the TV show "Dallas DNA" at the 2009 Winter Television Critics Association Press Tour at the Universal Hilton Hotel on January 9, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Dallas D.A. Watkins Refuses To Testify, Judge Dismisses Case

Dallas District Attorney Craig Watkins was held in contempt of court after refusing to testify in a court hearing. Later, the judge dismissed the case.

03/07/2013