New Texas Women's Health Program Has Family Planning FocusOfficials have unveiled an overhauled state-run women's health program providing care to low-income Texans -- including a renewed push for family planning services once offered by Planned Parenthood.
Rockwall Man Sentenced For Producing, Transporting Child PornChristian C. Winchel, 49, of Rockwall was sentenced to 50 years in federal prison for multiple child pornography offenses involving prepubescent child pornography.
Dallas Woman Pleads Guilty To Making Harassing CallsA Dallas woman has pleaded guilty to federal charges of making multiple harassing phone calls to university and municipal police departments throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Texas Abortions Fell Sharply Under Law Supreme Court VoidedAbortions in Texas plummeted about 15 percent during the first year after approval of tough restrictions that the U.S. Supreme Court has since struck down -- a decline that activists say shows how hard it had become to get an abortion in America's second-largest state.
Texas May Not Restore Lost Abortion Clinics Despite SCOTUS RulingTexas lost more than half of its 41 abortion clinics in the three years since former Republican Gov. Rick Perry signed a sweeping anti-abortion law that justices largely dismantled in a 5-3 ruling Monday.
Court Upholds Texas Rules In Veterans Education ProgramA federal appeals court has upheld a much-watched Texas program that promises free college educations to military veterans if they lived in the state when they enlisted.
Dog Owners In Dallas Could Face Tougher LawsDog owners in Dallas could face tougher new laws as the city is considering proposals to make micro-chipping and sterilization mandatory.
Dallas Co. DA Office Says No Return Date For DA Susan HawkThe Dallas County District Attorney's office says it has no return date for DA Susan Hawk who is taking another leave of office while being treated for severe depression.
Mother Of 2 Children Found In San Antonio Child Abuse CaseSan Antonio authorities report they've located the mother of two of the eight children found unsupervised in a major child abuse case.
Dallas Taxpayers Possibly On Hook For $1 BillionA law suit from the past may cost Dallas taxpayers more than $2,600 each in the present!
New Legal Hotline Available To Sexual Assault SurvivorsSome sexual assault survivors will now have free access to legal advice via a new statewide toll-free number.
Federal Appeals Court To Rehear Texas Voter ID CaseA federal appeals court will hold a new hearing on whether a Texas voter ID law has discriminatory effects on minorities — a potential blow to the Obama administration's efforts to fight new ballot-box restrictions passed by conservative legislatures around the country.