Former Richardson Mayor, Developer Husband Found Guilty Of Bribery Get New TrialThe judge on Thursday cited communication between a court security officer and a juror before the verdict was reached.
Federal Judge Orders Texas Not To Remove Voters After Botched ListThe decision by U.S. District Judge Fred Biery of San Antonio temporarily halts a bungled search for illegal voters in Texas, which began in January.
Federal Judge In Fort Worth Strikes Down Obamacare As UnconstitutionalA federal judge in Texas on Friday ruled the entire Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional due to a recent change in federal tax law.
Judge Orders Porn Star Stormy Daniels To Pay Trump $293K In Legal FeesA federal judge ordered adult film actress Stormy Daniels on Tuesday to pay President Trump hundreds of thousands of dollars in legal fees for her failed defamation lawsuit against him.
Federal Judge Rules Against States, Says DACA Can StayA federal judge in Texas has declined to order that the U.S. government stop the Obama-era program shielding young immigrants from deportation.
Judge Blocks Release Of Blueprints For 3D-Printed Guns A federal judge in Seattle issued a temporary restraining order Tuesday to stop the release of blueprints to make untraceable and undetectable 3D-printed plastic guns, saying they could end up in the wrong hands.
Texas Court Rejects Appeal By Actress Who Sent Ricin To ObamaShannon Richardson, 40, had appealed her sentence on the grounds of ineffective counsel.
Immigrant Detainee Who Alleged Abuse To Receive TherapyA federal judge agreed to outside mental-health treatment for a Salvadoran woman seeking asylum who said a guard groped her inside an immigration detention facility.
Judge Partially Lifts Trump Administration Ban On RefugeesA federal judge in Seattle on Saturday partially lifted a Trump administration ban on certain refugees after two groups argued that the policy prevented people from some mostly Muslim countries from reuniting with family living legally in the United States.
Federal Judge Blocks Texas Ban Of Common Abortion ProcedureThe ruling overturns — at least for now — a law that Republican Gov. Greg Abbott signed in June banning a second-trimester abortion procedure known as dilation and evacuation.
Judge Presses Government On Abortion Access For ImmigrantA federal judge said Wednesday she doesn't understand why federal officials don't "step aside" and allow a pregnant 17-year-old being held in a Texas facility for unaccompanied immigrant children to get an abortion.