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  1. Shelby Co. couple accused in baby death indicted for capital murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A Shelby County grand jury indicted a Tenaha couple in connection to the February 16 death of their 6-month-old baby girl on Wednesday. Both people were charged with capital murder.

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  2. Shelby Co. couple accused in baby death indicted for capital murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A Shelby County grand jury indicted a Tenaha couple in connection to the February 16 death of their 6-month-old baby girl on Wednesday. Both people were charged with capital murder.

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  3. Texas Lawmakers Want to Make It Harder (or Even Impossible) for Police to Seize PropertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Dallas Observer

    ... the most egregious abuses. In the wake of cops and prosecutors teaming up to shakedown out-of-town motorists in tiny Tenaha, Texas, for instance, Texas lawmakers decided that cops couldn't have people sign away their property rights on the side of ...

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  4. Dallas-Area Cops Seize Millions in Cash and Property Every Year, and No One Fights ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Dallas Observer

    Anecdotes of civil forfeiture abuse in Texas abound. The most egregious example from recent years probably comes from the tiny East Texas town of Tenaha , where the district attorney and local police teamed up to shake down innocent out-of-town motorists for cash and other valuables worth millions .

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  5. Settlement Means No More Highway Robbery in Tenaha, TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | North Denver News

    On Friday, the ACLU settled a class action lawsuit , pending court approval, against officials in the East Texas town of Tenaha and Shelby County over the rampant practice of stopping and searching drivers, almost always Black or Latino, and often seizing their cash and other valuable property. The money seized by officers during these stops went directly into department coffers.

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  6. 23-old-man man dies after two-vehicle wreck near CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A 23-year-old Tenaha man died as a result of injuries he suffered in a two-vehicle accident on US Highway 96 about six miles north of Center Saturday night.

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  7. Both mother and father have been charged in death of Tenaha babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Less than a week after the Shelby County Sheriff's office announced that it was investigating the death of Ariana Moore, a 6-month-old baby girl from Tenaha, SCCO deputies arrested the child's father on a capital murder charge. They have now arrested Ariana's mother, 25-year-old Angela Marie Moore, on criminal negligent charges.

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  8. Mother, father arrested in death of East Texas infantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | KETK

    ... Blackwell said that the Shelby County Sheriff's Department has been investigating the death of Ariana Moore, of Tenaha, after a 911 call was taken on February 16 at around 3:49 a.m. Responding emergency crews found the unconscious infant at a home ...

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  9. Deputies arrest father in death of East Texas infantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | KETK

    ... Blackwell said that the Shelby County Sheriff's Department has been investigating the death of Ariana Moore, of Tenaha, after a 911 call was taken on February 16 at around 3:49 a.m. Responding emergency crews found the unconscious infant at a home ...

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  10. Sheriff's Office: Father of dead Tenaha baby arrested for capital murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Less than a week after the Shelby County Sheriff's office announced that it was investigating the death of Ariana Moore, a 6-month-old baby girl from Tenaha, SCCO deputies arrested the child's father on a capital murder charge. After William Bryce Moore was booked into the Shelby County Jail on Thursday, Precinct 2 Justice of the Peace Marla Denby arraigned him on a capital murder charge and ruled that he shouldn't be granted a bail amount.

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  11. Detectives investigating death of 6-month-old E. Texas infantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | KETK

    According to deputy DJ Dickerson, 911 received a call at around 3:49 a.m. in regard to a baby that was unresponsive at a home in the Kyle Parmer Trailer Park, located on County Road 4356, in Tenaha. The 6-month-old child was take to a Center hospital.

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  12. BNSF announces $6 billion improvement projectRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    ... 30,000 to 40,000 beginning in 2016." The railway's capital projects list in Texas includes building a connection at Tenaha to facilitate the use of the Longview subdivision for southbound trains heading to East Texas and Louisiana, constructing a ...

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  13. Lufkin's Natasha Mack racking in offers from across the country: 'It's overwhelming'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... for Mack. Mack and her Lady Panthers will be taking on Hallsville, Monday for their first playoff game. They'll be in Tenaha starting at 7 p.m.

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  14. ETX man wanted in connection with home burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | KETK

    On September Therrin Keele 23, of Tenaha, reportedly broke into a home on County Road 4007 in Shelby County and stole several household items and air conditioners. A second supsect involved, Stephen Williams, has already been arrested.

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  15. 1 dies in ETX crash over weekend; driver charged with intoxication manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | KETK

    ... Frasier's truck. The driver of the SUV was flown to a Tyler hospital. He was identified as CaDetric Robertson, 20, of Tenaha. His current condition is unknown.

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  16. Draft day kick starts FCA Heart of a Champion festivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... head coach John King added, "Great event, great message that it sends. I think it's a win-win for East Texas." Tenaha's Terry Ward will lead the Blue squad, while Whitehouse head coach Adam Cook is in charge of the Red. Both have been assistants in ...

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  17. Editorial: Texas' asset forfeiture laws require changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    ... of proving guilt must always fall on the state, including the implied guilt behind seizing property. The city of Tenaha, southeast of Tyler, is a good example of the abuses that can occur when seizure powers aren't adequately in check. In years ...

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  18. Authorities: Group of 5 goes to jail for not giving up Tenaha man's whereaboutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A group of five joined a wanted man in jail Monday after they refused to admit he was hiding in their home, according to the Shelby County Sheriff's Office. Dustin Estes is charged with state-jail felony burglary and for a Rusk County warrant for bond surrender.

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  19. How to Restore 'Innocent Until Proven Guilty'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Westerner

    ... victimizes innocent individuals. Take, for example, the case of Roderick Daniels . Daniels was pulled over in 2007 in Tenaha, Texas for going 37 in a 35 mph zone. Officers discovered $8,500 in cash that Daniels planned to use to buy a car. Daniels ...

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  20. Civil Forfeiture ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Townhall

    ... victimizes innocent individuals. Take, for example, the case of Roderick Daniels . Daniels was pulled over in 2007 in Tenaha, Texas for going 37 in a 35 mph zone. Officers discovered $8,500 in cash that Daniels planned to use to buy a car. Daniels ...

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