Justice Department Sues Texas Over New Abortion LawThe lawsuit, filed in federal court in Texas, asks a federal judge to declare that the law is invalid, “to enjoin its enforcement, and to protect the rights that Texas has violated.”
Justice Department Will 'Protect' Texans Seeking Abortions, Says US Attorney General Merrick GarlandThe federal law, commonly known as the FACE Act, prohibits physically obstructing or using the threat of force to intimidate or interfere with a person seeking reproductive health services.
North Texas Doctor Clay Cockerell And His Clinic Accused Of Racking Up $4.2 Million In Fake ClaimsThe Department of Justice has filed suit against a North Texas dermatopathologist and his clinic, claiming they submitted more than $4 million in fraudulent claims.
North Texas Man, Larry Brock, Released With Conditions After Arrest For Unlawfully Entering US Capitol During RiotA federal judge in Fort Worth has released North Texas man Larry Brock with conditions after a hearing Thursday on his alleged involvement in the U.S. Capitol riot.
Texas Man, Larry Rendell Brock, Who Was Allegedly Seen Inside US Capitol Holding Zip Ties Arrested And ChargedA Texas man, identified as Larry Rendell Brock, who was allegedly seen holding zip ties inside the Senate Chamber of the U.S. Capitol during the Jan. 6 assault has been arrested and charged.
North Texas Man Pleads Guilty To Drug Trafficking Crime On DarkwebA North Texas man has pleaded guilty to drug conspiracy after being accused of trafficking cocaine and heroin on the darkweb.
MS-13 Gang Member Sentenced For 'Brutal' Machete Attacks In Dallas AreaArnold Stephen Miralda-Cruz, 23, pleaded guilty in February to racketeer influenced and corrupt organization activities.
Feds To Execute Man Who Killed 2 Youth Ministers In TexasBrandon Bernard and his co-defendant, Christopher Vialva, were convicted in the 1999 kidnapping and killing of an Iowa couple who stopped to use a payphone in Killeen.
Texas Man Pleads Guilty To Unlicensed Firearms Dealing For Selling Gun To Midland-Odessa Mass ShooterA Texas man has pleaded guilty to dealing firearms without a license after officials said he sold an AR-15 to the man who shot 32 people in the Midland-Odessa area.
Texas Grand Jury Indicts Netflix For 'Promotion Of Lewd Visual Material Depicting A Child' After Streaming 'Cuties'The District Court in Tyler County in East Texas has indicted Netflix for Promotion of 'Lewd Visual Material Depicting A Child' after the streaming platform made the program Cuties available online in September.
Blue Bell Ordered To Pay $17.25 Million In Criminal Penalties For Shipping Contaminated ProductsBlue Bell Creameries has been ordered to pay $17.25 million in criminal penalties after the Texas-based company pleaded guilty to shipping contaminated products.
U.S. Sen. John Cornyn Joins Other Senators Asking for Drug-Trafficking Information On Dark WebThe senators asked whether the Justice Department has a system that tracks indictments and investigations related to crimes involving the dark web and opioids.
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Calls For Criminal Investigation Into Netflix Film 'Cuties'U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) has asked the Justice Department to look into whether Netflix and the makers of the film "Cuties" violated federal laws against child pornography.
Justice Department Warns Of Fraudulent Face Mask 'Exempt' CardsThe U.S. Department of Justice is warning residents about fraudulent cards, postings and flyers that claim exemption from wearing face masks during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Community Faith Leaders Call For Justice Department To Reform Fort Worth PD In Wake Of Atatiana Jefferson ShootingPastor Kyev Tatum was among those gathered Wednesday to announce they're asking the U.S. Department of Justice for a court-monitored plan known as a consent decree.