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Members of Panama Unit Sentenced; Former Hidalgo County Sheriff Awaits His Day in Court

One by one, members of the disbanded Panama Unit, a street level drug trafficking task force, stood before U.S. District Judge Randy Crane in a McAllen courtroom this week to receive their sentences.

When Ann Richards Ruled: HBO’s All About Ann

For those not old enough to remember the great Ann Richards, even the possibility of her seems mythic—a bedtime story liberal parents tell their kids to give them some small shred of optimism in a seemingly hopeless world.