John Zavitsanos

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2011

    Small Fort Bend Paper Hit With $1 Million Libel Verdict on Story About Son of Sheriff's Deputy

    $50K in actual damages, $1 million in punitives.​The Fort Bend Star, a small but often feisty publication that covers county events and politics, has been slammed with a million-dollar libel verdict for a story it ran about a sheriff's deputy and his sons. A jury awarded Wade Brady, the son o ... More >>

  • News

    May 1, 2003

    Merger Misdeeds?

    A lawsuit accuses oil executives of cheating a divorcée

  • News

    November 21, 2002

    Over and Out

    Baylor balks at budget questions and boots a new hire

  • News

    November 1, 2001

    Down at the Boardwalk

    A couple's claim against Landry's -- was it bawdy behavior or veiled blackmail?

  • News

    June 28, 2001

    Naked Shame

    Years ago, courts ruled that routine strip searches in jails were unconstitutional. But for Fort Bend County women, if you got booked, they took a look.

  • News

    November 18, 1999

    Groping in the Dark

    When the prof reported his boss's sexual advances, guess who lost his job?

  • News

    August 8, 1996