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Texas AG Accuses Google Of Withholding Evidence

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is accusing Google of improperly withholding evidence sought in an investigation into whether the company has been abusing its dominance of Internet search.


Hank Skinner, an ex-con sent to Texas' death row for three murders and spared from execution earlier this year by the U.S. Supreme Court. (credit: AP Photo)

State Backs DNA Testing For Hank Skinner

Reversing its decade-long objection to testing that death row inmate Hank Skinner says could prove his innocence, the Texas Attorney General’s office today filed an advisory with the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals seeking to test DNA in the case.


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Sachse Man Accused Of Seeking Underage Sex On Craigslist

Investigators say the man thought he was communicating with a 13-year-old boy. But the “boy” was really an undercover officer.


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Complaints Against Addison-Based Daily Deal Site Skyrocketing

Stacy Gordon thought she found a good deal on a birthday gift for her daughter. Last January, she ordered an iPod docking station from the website savemore.com. She bought a voucher for $31 — for what the website called a $61 value. But she never received it.


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Court Chastens Texas AG’s Office In Voter ID Case

A federal court has warned Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott to turn over evidence in the voter ID case because further delay will make it impossible for the law to take effect in time for the November general election.


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AG: 40 Parents Arrested For Skipping Child Support Payments

The Texas Attorney General’s office arrested 40 area parents in a weeklong stint targeted at those who failed to pay child support.


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Healthcare Fight Affects Low-Income Women

The healthcare future for thousands of low-income women in Texas is uncertain as the federal government phases out its Medicaid funding for the Texas Women’s Health Program over the next three to six months.


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Texas AG Abbott Challenges Fed’s Voter ID Blockade

The state of Texas wants to challenge the constitutionality of Section 5 of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, a key provision of the historic federal legislation.


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Court: All Parties Must Agree For An April 3 Primary Vote

A three-judge panel says that the only way to keep the Texas primaries on April 3 is for all sides to agree on temporary political maps within two weeks.


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Johnson & Johnson Settles Texas Lawsuit For $158M

A lawsuit in which Texas accused Johnson & Johnson of plundering the state Medicaid program by overstating the safety of an expensive anti-psychotic drug and improperly influencing officials and doctors has been settled for $158 million.


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Texas AG Accuses Company Of Diluting Gasoline

The Texas attorney general has filed a lawsuit accusing a gas station company of diluting medium- and premium-grade fuel with regular unleaded.


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Dallas Commissioners Discuss Missing Satellites During Meeting

Dallas County Commissioners spent more than an hour discussing the ongoing search for communications equipment thought to be missing or misplaced during Tuesday’s meeting.