Friends with benefitsDinesh Kumar Shah, the violent con-man featured in two Houston Press cover stories from this summer, is currently on trial again. This time around, he's in criminal court answering to allegations that he assaulted a former dancer for the Houston Ballet. Today that dancer ... More >>
Dinesh Shah was adept at insinuating himself into peoples lives
Suave, with impeccable but false credentials, "Dennis Shaw" moved easily through River Oaks society.
If you look up "throwing someone under the bus" in the dictionary of clichés, 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 >>
It's good news today for two performers, even if one of them is going to jail. Don't look so confused; we'll explain in just a bit. But first we have to congratulate Grammy-nominated R&B singer Wayna, who got picked up last year at Bush Intercontinental Airport right here in Houston for carrying a w ... More >>
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Probationers find a thread to society in this unique bee
A judicial candidate's petition signers get investigated -- or intimidated
He wouldn't eat it, so they did!