Texas Supreme Court Extends Emergency Order, Jury Proceedings On Hold Until Feb. 1, 2021The Supreme Court of Texas has extended its emergency order stating courts may not hold jury proceedings due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic until Feb.1, 2021.
Denton Officers Find Suspect Impaled On Fence, Judge Later Drops Charges Against HimDenton police found a 24-year-old suspect stuck on top of a spiked metal fence after someone called to report the man was fighting with people he used to work with.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's Felony Securities Fraud Case To Return To Collin CountyA judge on Thursday ordered that the felony securities fraud case against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton be returned to his home county in North Texas.
Judge Demands ICE To Explain Why It Won't Release KidsA judge has criticized the Trump administration’s handling of detained immigrant children and families, ordering it to give the court detailed information about efforts to quickly release them in the wake of the coronavirus.
North Texas Court Is The 1st In The Country To Hold A Jury Trial Via VideoconferencingSome North Texans gathered in what was a first of its kind 'jury box', as potential jurors popped onto the screen one by one.
Federal Judge Orders Expansion Of Mail-In Voting In TexasA federal judge has ordered Texas to allow any of the state’s 16 million voters to cast a ballot by mail over fears of the coronavirus.
Coronavirus: Federal Judge Blocks Ban On Some Texas Abortions During OutbreakA federal judge has blocked the enforcement, in some cases, of an executive order banning abortions in Texas during the coronavirus pandemic.
'It's A Slap In The Face': Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins Forces Hobby Lobby To CloseA Hobby Lobby in Dallas closed abruptly Thursday after Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins called the business out for keeping its doors open amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins Warns Residents To Social Distance On TrailsDallas County Judge Clay Jenkins says many were not practicing social distancing during the nice weather this weekend.
Current Shelter-In-Place Order For McKinney Could Soon Be Overturned Due To LawsuitIn a hearing Friday afternoon, Judge Jill Willis agreed the Mayor George Fuller's order to close down non-essential businesses conflicted with a countywide order.
With Now 30 Positive Coronavirus Cases, Denton County Judge Andy Eads Updates Executive OrderAfter a new total of 30 positive coronavirus cases were confirmed Sunday, Denton County Judge Andy Eads updated an executive order for the county.