Carolyn Casale Taub stood there in her nice black dress, waiting to get through the five-minute formality that she had been assured would go so easily. Known more often as Mrs. John Ben Taub, wife of the nephew of famed Houston philanthropist Ben Taub, she was in a Harris County probate court on May 17, 2000, a little more than a month after her 84-year-old husband's death from cancer. It was a little less than two months since... More >>>