February 27th, 2013
by Brandi Grissom, The Texas Tribune
February 27, 2013
The amount of evidence that Texans accused of crimes can get from prosecutors varies across the state, leading to inequities in the way justice is meted out, according to a report released Wednesday, which suggests that requiring more transparency could prevent wrongful convictions.
Texas Defender Service, which represents death row inmates, and... [more]
February 21st, 2013
October 27th, 2012
Today, Jessica Farrar, the Democratic Leader of the Texas House of Representatives and co-chair of the Texas House Democratic Campaign Committee (HDCC), joined state Representative-Elect Mary Gonzalez; Chris Turner, Democratic Nominee for Texas House District 101; René Lara, Texas Democratic Party Secretary; and Lucy Clarke, President, El Paso Federal of Teachers and Support Personnel, at a press conference held at El Paso’s Veterans Park in support of Joe Moody, Democratic Nominee for Texas House District... [more]