23 hours ago | Courts
Here's a Zen koan for you: if a sitting judge doesn't meet the requirements of office laid out in the state constitution, do those judge's orders count? At least one Houston family law attorney says they don't, and is making that argument in a chi...
2 days ago | Texas
We're glad to see that Texas A&M's collie mascot, Reveille VIII, will be living in luxurious campus digs in retirement. And we're certainly glad for the university's PR machine that it was able to get the Houston Chronicle on its knees." ...
UPDATED Suspended Lawyer Craig Washington — a Bold/Weird Choice for the Sandra Bland Review Committee3 days ago | Political Animals
We were surprised to read this morning that former U.S. Representative Craig Washington, whose law license is suspended, is part of the committee of non-suspended attorneys comprising the Waller County Sheriff's review committee in the death of Sa...
Attorney General Says Texas A&M Doesn't Need to Tell You What You're Paying Them to Do to Dogs and Cats4 days ago | Texas
We're a little perplexed by a Texas Attorney General's opinion stating that Texas A&M doesn't have to release records related to testing done on cats and dogs. The opinion was spurred by activists' requests for daily care logs and health logs,...
7 days ago | Courts
Good news for homophobes: The Texas Supreme Court has suspended Houston's controversial equal rights ordinance and ordered City Council to either repeal it by August 24 or put it on the November ballot. Issued Friday, the opinion states that...
10 days ago | Spaced City
Four members of the nonprofit CancerForward board of directors stepped down last week, in the wake of a Houston Press story that questioned how approximately half of the organization's money has been spent. Two of the members, Albert "Bo" Bothe Jr...