Parents Sue Allen ISD In Federal Court Over Desire For Mask Mandate In SchoolsThe school district is following Gov. Greg Abbott's executive order, leaving mask-wearing at school as an option, not a requirement.
AG Ken Paxton Agrees To Stop Blocking Constituents From Following Him On TwitterAttorney General Ken Paxton has agreed to stop blocking constituents from following his personal Twitter account after a lawsuit argued he violated the First Amendment rights of Texans.
Texas Deputies Sue Constable For Turning Office Into 'Booze-Fueled Playground For Sexual Exploitation'The deputies alleged women were subjected to unwarranted touching and kissing, molestation and sexual ridicule during their work with the office’s human trafficking unit.
Student Who Says She Was Raped By SMU Football Player Sues UniversityShe claims SMU officials "permitted a campus condition rife with sexual assault and lacking the basic standards of support for victims as required by federal and state law."
Family Of Arlington Man Who Caught Fire, Died After Officers Tased Him Files Federal LawsuitConstitutional rights lawyer Dean Malone filed suit in federal court in Dallas June 25, on behalf of the family of Gabriel Olivas, the man who was killed after dousing gasoline on himself and being tased by Arlington police July 2017.
Botham Jean's Family Files Suit Against Former Dallas OfficerThe family of a 26-year-old man who was shot and killed in his own apartment by a former Dallas police officer filed a federal lawsuit on Friday.
Lawsuit Filed Against Former Mesquite Cop Who Shot Unarmed ManA federal civil lawsuit was filed on Thursday against the City of Mesquite and indicted former police officer Derick Wiley in the shooting of unarmed motorist Lyndo Jones.
Judge: Federal Lawsuit Against Baylor University Can ProceedA federal judge has ruled a lawsuit against Baylor University by 10 women alleging they were sexually assaulted while students can proceed.
Federal Judge Tosses SEC Suit Against Texas Attorney GeneralA federal judge on Thursday dismissed claims by the U.S. government that Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton fraudulently duped wealthy investors before taking office.
Judge To Rule On Deal For Smaller Set Of Cheating VWsA federal judge is expected to decide Tuesday whether to grant initial approval to a deal worth to compensate the owners of roughly 78,000 Volkswagens that were rigged to cheat on emissions tests.
Fort Worth Court Hears School Transgender Bathroom ArgumentsThe fight over bathroom rights for transgender students will take center stage in a Fort Worth court. Texas and 11 other states are suing to stop the Obama administration directive concerning bathroom rights for transgender students.
Texas Retirement Funds Federal Lawsuit Targets Dole Food BuyoutTwo Texas public employee retirement funds have filed a shareholder lawsuit in Delaware challenging a deal in which Dole Food chairman and CEO David Murdock took the company private.
States Say Obama Administration Misled Judge On ImmigrationTexas leads a coalition of states suing to stop President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration. They allege the government misled a judge about not implementing part of the plan before the judge temporarily halted it.
Keller Family Lawsuit Claims Teacher Abused Disabled SonCBS 11 News has learned exclusive information about a federal lawsuit filed against a major North Texas school district. The Keller family says someone they trusted to care for him abused their son.
NAACP LDF To Join Federal Lawsuit Over Texas Voter IDThe NAACP has asked to join the Justice Department's lawsuit to overturn the voter ID law in Texas.