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File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Court Refuses To Reconsider Texas Abortion Ruling

A federal appeals court has refused to reconsider a previous ruling that left intact parts of new abortion restrictions in Texas that have forced most abortion clinics across the state to close.

10/09/2014

File photo of a gavel. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Court Nixes Air Force Trainer’s Rape Penalty

An Air Force appeals court has overturned an Air Force instructor’s rape conviction and ordered a new sentence for his other convictions for misconduct at the South Texas base where he worked.

09/26/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Teen Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison After Stabbing, Robbing Neighbor

A South Texas youth who was 15 when he stabbed a neighbor during a robbery attempt at her home has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.

09/24/2014

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Two Woman Charged With Committing Bank Fraud, Identity Theft

A U.S. attorney says two Houston women have been charged with committing bank fraud and identity theft.

07/22/2014

Video shows robber entering and leaving the 2-year-old boy's room several times. (Getty Images)

Police File Criminal Charges Against Funeral Home Owners That Abused Corpse

North Texas police have filed criminal charges against two owners of a funeral home where eight decaying bodies were discovered earlier this week.

07/19/2014

Ronald Lee Haskell was standing before a judge when he fell to the ground. Deputies helped him back up. He stood for about another minute before collapsing again. (Harris County Sheriff's Dept.)

Shooting Suspect Collapses Twice In Court

Ronald Lee Haskell accused of killing two adults and four children, and injuring a teen girl, execution style in their home.

07/11/2014

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Mail Carrier Faces Charges After Allegedley Hitting Dog That Had To Be Euthanized

A North Texas mail carrier faces an animal cruelty charge after a pet dog allegedly hit by a rock had to be euthanized.

06/19/2014

A man charged with abducting a missing University of Virginia sophomore has been captured in Texas and is awaiting extradition — but there is still no sign of the student, authorities said. (Credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

25 Suspects Arrested In Drug Case

Federal prosecutors say 25 people have been arrested on charges linked to a South Texas drug ring catering to customers in the Laredo area.

06/11/2014

A man charged with abducting a missing University of Virginia sophomore has been captured in Texas and is awaiting extradition — but there is still no sign of the student, authorities said. (Credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Houston Police Officer Charged With Helping Distribute Cocaine

A former Houston police officer has been charged with helping distribute cocaine when he was on the force.

04/23/2014

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Appeals Court: Texas Execution Back On

The execution of a Texas inmate is back on schedule now that a federal appeals court has ruled the state doesn’t have to reveal where it gets its lethal injection drug.

04/07/2014

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