Dan Cogdell

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    December 14, 2010

    Nancy Shank To Be Buried Today, Her Son Remains In Jail

    Nancy Shank: Her son remains in jail​Nancy Shank, the River Oaks- area mom who was stabbed to death by her mentally disturbed son, is being buried today; the funeral service is at St. John the Divine on River Oaks Boulevard. While it's going on, her 20-year-old son will remain in a Harris Cou ... More >>

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    June 17, 2004

    Sign Language

    Traffic problems? One woman's novel guide to getting city action

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    July 31, 2003

    Blessed and Bewildered

    Recent debacles demonstrate why District Attorney Chuck Rosenthal needs more than a moustache to match the legacy of Johnny Holmes

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    August 29, 2002

    Reaping the Wind

    Kopper cops to a Fastowian bargain

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    July 19, 2001

    Files Not Found

    Thousands of missing FBI documents in the Timothy McVeigh case? It comes as no surprise to the survivors of Operation Lightning Strike.

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    December 28, 2000

    Graham's Goree Details

    The government stands Pat in its high-profile cases. And Pat pursues his freedom.

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    November 23, 2000

    Taking Credit

    A lawyer gets charged up -- really -- over a convict's financial plight

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    July 13, 2000

    Blaming the Barn Door

    A new report rips into claims that racehorse Alydar's wounds were self-inflicted

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    May 13, 1999

    Checkout Time at Hotel Six

    Michael and the two Johns face the music

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    April 8, 1999

    And the Sting Goes On

    Round Three offers fresh lawyers, a new villain and the same old flicks

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    February 25, 1999

    The Devil, You Say?

    The spooky self-destruction of asatanic-cult-memory trial

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    January 21, 1999

    Betti's Blue Notes

    Singing (and Stinging) in the rain

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    June 4, 1998

    Going Through These Things Twice

    tuck inside of Hotel Six with the Houston blues again

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    May 28, 1998

    Summer Reruns at Hotel Six

    Been there, done that, doing it again

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    May 21, 1998

    Blowing Smoke at Hotel Six

    If Betti was Dorothy, and the FBI was the Wizard, who was Toto?

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    April 2, 1998

    In Their Own Words

    Judging by the idle chatter of Hotel Six politicos, the moral barometer at City Hall is in free fall

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    March 19, 1998

    Take the Cash and Talk That Trash

    The hotel six sting hits the little screen

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    December 11, 1997

    (Not) of Counsel

    In the latest chapter of Snitch Vs. Snitch, two of the city's top defense lawyers are prevented from representing a client

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    August 28, 1997

    Snitch Vs. Snitch

    In the drug world, you can't trust anybody - especially a federal informant

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    December 22, 1994

    Not F--ing Guilty!

    Profanity has its day in court, and emerges triumphant

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    December 1, 1994

    The Trial of Joe Russo

    An intimate look at how -- and why -- Houston's high flyer of the '80s was taken apart in court