Civil Rights


Civil Rights Group’s Budget Nearly Halved by Foundation with Ties to Texas Supreme Court

by | Tue, Sep 19, 2017 at 17:45 CST
The Texas Civil Rights Project announced it will no longer receive funding from its largest donor, a nonprofit created by the Texas Supreme Court.

In San Antonio, Cops Punch Down

Supervisors say a San Antonio cop was justified in punching an unarmed 14-year-old girl in the face.

The San Antonio Police Department’s use-of-force manual encourages officers to “attempt to de-escalate tense situations.” De-escalation apparently didn’...Read More