2010 ABA Journal Texas articles.
Kim Kardashian West completes first year of legal studies
Kim Kardashian West says she has completed her first year of legal studies in a four-year apprenticeship program that can…
Jan 21, 2020 3:20 PM CST
New refugees no longer welcome in Texas, governor says
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced in a letter released Friday that the state will not take new refugees under a federal…
Jan 13, 2020 2:42 PM CST
Bikini-latex clubs in Texas were handed a win Thursday, after a Houston court rejected an appeal arguing that latex-clad entertainers are considered nude under the law.
Jan 10, 2020 3:22 PM CST
A Houston-area attorney was indicted by a grand jury Wednesday after being accused of trying to strangle his girlfriend—a county magistrate—last summer.
Jan 10, 2020 2:25 PM CST
The Trump administration can now tap $3.6 billion in military construction funds to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.
Jan 10, 2020 11:07 AM CST
Florida resident Aneudy Gonzalez is a free man after spending nearly a month in jail for hauling what was alleged to be
more than 3,000 pounds of marijuana in a U-Haul.
Jan 8, 2020 4:33 PM CST
More than 200 members of Congress filed an amicus brief Thursday that encouraged the U.S. Supreme Court to reconsider and possibly overrule Roe v. Wade
when it decides a case on a restrictive Louisiana abortion law.
Jan 6, 2020 3:27 PM CST
Dec 19, 2019 6:30 AM CST
Alex Kozinski returns to the 9th Circuit on the other side of the bench
After retiring in 2017 amid allegations of sexual misconduct, former Judge Alex Kozinski is returning…
Dec 6, 2019 4:20 PM CST
Paul Skalnik learned about the benefits of being a jailhouse informant when he was in the Harris County Jail in Texas in 1978 for passing bad checks.
Dec 6, 2019 12:15 PM CST
Judge gets public warning after claiming religious exemption to performing same-sex weddings
A Texas justice of the peace who refuses to perform same-sex weddings has received a public warning from…
Dec 4, 2019 3:52 PM CST
The ABA filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday that urges the justices to reverse an appellate decision upholding a Louisiana law that requires physicians who perform abortions to have admitting privileges at a local hospital.
Dec 2, 2019 4:33 PM CST
A malpractice lawsuit filed against Littler Mendelson claims that the law firm gave too much information to a client’s opponent during discovery in a dispute over overtime pay.
Dec 2, 2019 2:02 PM CST
Updated: A Texas lawyer is accused of bringing a handgun last Friday to the Denton law office that had just fired her.
Police arrested Petrina Thompson, 53, and charged her…
Nov 19, 2019 11:21 AM CST
The highest criminal court in Texas has halted the execution of inmate Rodney Reed to allow a trial court to consider his claim of actual innocence along with other allegations.
Nov 18, 2019 3:18 PM CST
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