Ex-Dallas Officer Amber Guyger Who Killed Neighbor Botham Jean Appeals Murder ConvictionGuyger, 32, did not appear in court Tuesday and the panel seemed to doubt the arguments presented by her lawyer. The judges will hand down a decision at an unspecified later date.
Former Dallas Officer Amber Guyger To Appeal Murder Conviction TuesdayAmber Guyger, a year and a half into her 10-year sentence for killing Botham Jean, will have her appeal heard by a panel of judges.
After Executing Man In Texas, Trump Administration Prepares For 2nd Federal Execution In As Many DaysHe severely abused his 2-year-old daughter in 2002, then killed her by slamming her head against a truck’s windows and dashboard while traveling through Texas. Today the Trump administration plans to continue its unprecedented series of post-election federal executions by putting Alfred Bourgeois to death.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Appeals Federal Judge's Ruling On Limiting Mail Ballot Drop-Off Locations; Stay GrantedTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed an appeal on a judge's ruling that blocked the governor's order on limiting mail ballot drop-off locations.
Cook Children's Medical Center Lawyers File Emergency Motion For Decision In Baby Tinslee Lewis CaseDoctors at Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth want the Supreme Court of Texas to hurry up with their decision concerning the future of baby Tinslee Lewis
Lawyers For Amber Guyger File Appeal For Lesser Charge Following Murder ConvictionLawyers for former Dallas officer Amber Guyger filed an appeal earlier this week, asking for a lesser charge after she was convicted of murder in the death of Botham Jean.
Governor Abbott Appeals FEMA Denial Of Major Disaster Declaration For North Texas TornadoesGovernor Greg Abbott said Tuesday the state of Texas formally appealed FEMA's denial of Major Disaster Declaration request for Public Assistance.
Suit Against Arlington Officers For Tasing Man Who Died After Catching Fire Goes To 5th CircuitArlington police officers are appealing after a judge refused to dismiss a lawsuit by the family of a man who, despite having doused himself with gas, was tased, caught on fire and died.
Fort Worth ISD To Appeal Ruling Fired Teacher Georgia Clark Should Be Reinstated After Controversial Tweet To President TrumpClark won her appeal to get her job back after being fired by the Fort Worth ISD Board of Education on September 17.
Fort Worth Teacher Georgia Clark, Fired For Immigration Tweets To President Trump, Wins Appeal"It is recommended that the FWISD administration's proposed termination of the Continuing contract of Georgia Clark is not justified..."
Attorneys For Amber Guyger Signal Possible Appeal With Court FilingAttorneys for former Dallas Police Officer Amber Guyger have filed a notice to appeal her murder conviction and 10-year prison sentence.
Following The End Of Trial, Next Step For Guyger Could Likely Be AppealNow that the trial has wrapped up, the next step for Amber Guyger and her team is likely an appeal. The paperwork could be filed within the next 60 to 90 days.
Wesley Mathews Appealing Life Sentence In Death Of Daughter, Wants New TrialBefore the trial last month, Mathews, 39, of Richardson, pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of injury to a child by omission in the death of his adopted daughter.
Texas Workforce Commission Finds 'No Evidence' Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Was Guilty Of MisconductThe Texas Work Force Commission announced its decision that “[t]here was no evidence” that former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel F. Fitzgerald “was guilty of work connected misconduct.”
Texas Officer Accused Of Giving Homeless Man Dog Poop 'Sandwich' Wins AppealA Texas police officer fired amid allegations he tried to give a homeless man a sandwich filled with dog feces has won his appeal.