Craig Malisow covers crooks, quacks, animal abusers, elected officials, and other assorted people for the Houston Press.
3 days ago | Courts
Two weeks after their defamation lawsuit against critics was dismissed by a Harris County District Judge, the owners of the Rowdy Girl animal sanctuary in Angleton are asking a judge to allow them take their case to trial. Anuj Shah, attorney for ...
5 days ago | Courts
In a move that probably surprised no one except the plaintiff, a federal judge in Houston dismissed an ex-porn star's libel suit this week against Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg. The ex-performer, whose lengthy criminal record shows her using ov...
6 days ago | Whatever
Citing campus security concerns, Texas A&M has canceled a September 11 "white lives matter" event that was to feature white supremacist activist Richard Spencer. Scheduled by Preston Wiginton, a white nationalist supporter and former A&M s...
6 days ago | Political Animals
White supremacists got their swastika-printed boxers in a twist Monday after web host Go Daddy announced Sunday it was kicking neo-Nazi news site Daily Stormer off its service after the site ran a story on Heather Heyer, the protester killed in Ch...
12 days ago | Political Animals
A Houston pastor and a Pearland mother of a transgender child are featured in an online media campaign that kicks off Wednesday against the so-called bathroom bill pending in Austin. Launched by Texas Impact, which describes itself as the state's ...
13 days ago | Bayou City
In early August 2016, 73-year-old Mary Taylor opened her mail and found some shocking news: The southwest Houston home she’d lived in for more than 30 years was in foreclosure. Five months earlier, she had received a certified letter from a compan...