Court Backs Texas Activist Who Challenged County Gun BanA Texas appeals court has ruled in favor of a gun-rights activist who complained county officials were unlawfully barring firearms from being brought into a public building.
Perjury Case Dropped Against Ex-Trooper In Sandra Bland CaseA judge dismissed a misdemeanor perjury charge against a fired Texas state trooper Wednesday in a case arising from his 2015 arrest of Sandra Bland, a black woman who was later found dead in a county jail.
Sandra Bland's Mom Returns To Texas To Urge Police ReformsThe mother of a black woman who died in a jail near Houston following a confrontational traffic stop returned to Texas to back a police reform bill named after her daughter that influential law enforcement groups are fighting.
Judge Keeps Guns Out Of Waller County CourthouseA judge's ruling that upholds Waller County's ban on guns in its courthouse keeps the southeast Texas county at odds with the state attorney general.
Sheriff Of Waller County, In Sandra Bland Case, Re-ElectedVoters in a Houston-area county that drew national scrutiny when a black motorist was found dead in jail after a contentious traffic stop will keep their sheriff.
County Approves $1.8M Settlement In Sandra Bland Wrongful Death SuitWaller County commissioners on Wednesday formally approved the Houston-area county's portion of the $1.9 million settlement.
$1.9M Settlement Reached In Sandra Bland Wrongful Death SuitThe family of Sandra Bland has reportedly reached a settlement in their federal wrongful death lawsuit.
Texas Attorney General Paxton Sues County Over Gun BanTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton has filed a lawsuit against a Houston-area county that has banned guns from being brought into the county courthouse.
Officer Says Prosecutors Silenced Him In Sandra Bland CaseA police officer in the small Texas town where Sandra Bland died in a jail cell says the county's top prosecutors threatened to end his career if he came forward with what he says is evidence of wrongdoing.
Vigils To Mark 1-Year Anniversary Of Sandra Bland DeathVigils and ceremonies are planned to make the one-year anniversary of the death of Sandra Bland, a black woman who died in a Texas jail cell after a traffic stop.
Changes At Texas Jail Where Bland Died Difficult To AttainSeveral recommendations issued by a panel investigating the small-town Texas jail where Sandra Bland died could be difficult to implement, including a call to separate sheriff and jail operations.
Prairie View Street Now Officially Sandra Bland ParkwaySigns are up officially renaming the street leading to Prairie View A&M University after Sandra Bland, the university graduate who was found dead in a Waller County jail cell after being arrested at a traffic stop.