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Texas Legal Headlines (3/28/12)

Posted in Editorial, Legal Commentary, Legal News, News & Opinion

Jesus Faces Mock Trial in Texas
(Associated Baptist Press)

Legal Aid Needs Unmet in Texas
(San Antonio Express-News)

Norwood Given Life in Prison for Morton Slaying
(Austin American-Statesman)

Court Ruling Could Mean DNA Testing for Convicted Murderer
(Houston Chronicle)

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Grants New Trial to Man Convicted of Two Dallas Robberies After Defense Attorney Disbarred
(Dallas Morning News)

As Trial Looms for ex-DA Accused in RICO Enterprise Case, Feds Make New Accusations
(ABA Journal)

County Hears Courthouse Renovation/Restoration Spiels
(Mineral Wells Index)

Justices Seem Set to End U.S. Ban on Benefits to Gay Spouses
(The New York Times)

Race and the Death Sentence
(Houston Chronicle)

Supreme Court Ruling and K9 units
(KFDA-TV)

Supreme Court Turns Away Class Action Against Comcast
(KRIS-TV)

Professor Emeritus Takes Texas Tax Title
(The Daily Cougar)

Teen to be Tried as Adult in Texas Van Crash
(ABC News)

Execution Assembly Line Gets Rolling
(Austin Chronicle)