American banks are on a massive crime spree. Obama and Romney hope you won’t notice.
With little in the way of penalties, illegal gambling operations flourish in Houston.
Alberto Gonzalez: Give `til it hurtsAlberto Gonzalez, the pride of Houston's Vinson & Elkins, memorably served as Attorney General under George W. Bush. Sure, there were a few bumps along the way, what with the torture and helping Karl Rove purge the roster of U.S. Attorneys in a way that an ... More >>
Unlike refugees from other troubled countries, only a fraction of Mexicans seeking U.S. asylum are accepted no matter how horrible their wounds or their stories.
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New evidence may help a Spring man prove the freedom of expression case he's filed in federal court claiming that Regent University, founded by televangelist Pat Robertson in Virginia, unconstitutionally kicked him out of school for posting a picture on the Internet of Robertson scratching his face ... More >>
Media across the country are reporting that former Dallas Mayor Ron Kirk is about to be named US Trade Representative by Barack Obama.Kirk is a partner in the Houston law firm of Vinson & Elkins.Now, there's nothing wrong with V&E, especially if you're a client like Enron who needs a lot of ... More >>
A look at Gonzo's job hunt
Texas is known as a place where law and order is no laughing matter. The state boasts aggressive prosecutors who are not afraid to go head to head with the scum of the earth and are famous for not exactly being shy when it comes to seeking the death penalty. Now, the Lone Star State can put another ... More >>
Our solution for saving Texas's claim to capital punishment fame
Is Elton Bomer the bully who's needed to help colonias -- or just another political grandstander?