Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2010

    Former Judge Pleads Guilty To Keying A Neighbor's Car

    Former district judge Woody Densen,a little-missed Harris County courthouse fixture, has pleaded guilty to criminal mischief and fined $1,500 for the idiotic, petty keying of a neighbor's car caught on security video, the Houston Chronicle is reporting.Densen was apparently annoyed that the neighbo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2009

    Former Judge Woody Densen Indicted, And There Is Much Rejoicing Among Some Veteran Lawyers

    Former district judge Woody Densen was indicted today for criminal mischief after getting caught on video keying a neighbor's car. It's a state-jail felony charge, since the car damaged was expensive, so he's facing up to two years in jail.And around the courthouse, among veteran lawyers, there is m ... More >>

  • News

    May 21, 2009

    A Child's Word

    When the charge is rape of a minor, a fair trial can be hard to come by.

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2009

    Not Everyone Is Cheering DA Pat Lykos's Latest Move

    If you look up "throwing someone under the bus" in the dictionary of clich├ęs, you might just find the following example from Pat Lykos's braver, newer Harris County District Attorneys Office used as illustration. Not content to keep her ire in-house about a recent jury selection gone awry, Lykos la ... More >>

  • News

    July 26, 2001


    Floating Off, Trash Talk, Tax Re-baiting

  • News

    June 21, 2001

    Bargain Basement

    Are open courts and basic defendant rights the latest flood victims?

  • News

    November 30, 2000

    The Private Trial of Donald Davis

    A Houston attorney who specialized in saving killers' lives couldn't handle his own. So he took it.

  • Best of Houston

    September 21, 2000

    Best Lawyer

    Richard Burr

  • News

    July 20, 2000

    GOP Inc.

    How "Scary" Gary Polland turned his party apparatus into a political slot machine

  • News

    June 29, 2000

    Shaka's Last Supper

    He wouldn't eat it, so they did!

  • News

    September 30, 1999


    Justice Free-for-all