“Texas has a long history with the use of unreliable evidence. [It also has made] unique efforts to address that searing history.”
A new “managed assigned counsel” system has been created in the county to help jailed people get better legal representation.
Bearing witness to stories about the death penalty in Texas.
For women inside prison, the fight for survival is less physical than psychological.
Civil rights lawyer Lee Merritt, who represented George Floyd’s family, on running for Texas attorney general and ending “comply or die” policing.
A new book illustrates how complaints are often suppressed—even in the case of a Galveston judge who sexually assaulted employees in his chambers.
The Texas Rangers are tasked with investigating corruption and crimes by public officials. Those officials are rarely held accountable.
According to a new study, undercounts of COVID-19 deaths appear worst in rural and suburban areas served by elected justices of the peace.
In Texas, justices of the peace with little training can miss important clues in death investigations, and make mistakes tracking suicides, homicides, and COVID-19 deaths.