State Senator Royce West of Dallas plans to file legislation that requires all cases involving deadly force, including self-defense, to go before the Grand Jury.
The description preferred by 51 percent of Hispanics is Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban or other culture they are tied to through family or ancestry.
So Jason Terry wears gold shoes to commemorate last summer’s NBA championship in Miami and promptly misses 9 of 10 shots in the Mavs’ ugly, 21-point loss to the Heat.
The editorial board of the University of Texas student newspaper has apologized for a racially charged cartoon about media coverage of the killing of a Florida teen.
The controversy over a teen shot in Florida is giving new life to a push for more police oversight in Dallas.
Seventeen-year-old Trayvon Martin may have been killed a thousand miles away in Florida, but for students taking part in a candlelight vigil at SMU Monday night, Martin’s death hits close to home and close to their hearts.
Nearly 300 students turned out for Monday’s march.
One month since the shooting death of a Florida teen, the movement for action has spread across the nation, including three straight days of rallies in Dallas.
Dallas community rally joins the growing national movement calling for the arrest in the shooting death Florida teenager, Trayvon Martin.
While similar, Texas’ Castle Doctrine and Florida’s Stand Your Ground laws have some differences. But in the wake of the Trayvon Martin case, they are being scrutinized.
Democratic State Senator, Royce West of Dallas, says the Florida shooting of Trayvon Martin has him rethinking the Castle Law in Texas.
The killing of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin has sparked protests and rallies nationwide.