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  1. Official: Dallas will not house immigrant childrenRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KAUZ

    Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins says his county won't take in any immigrant children crossing the Texas border illegally, a reversal of his earlier offer to house as many as 2,000 kids.

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  2. Morning News Denies Its Own Sorry History in Price-Inland Port StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    ... me of being a tin-foil hat, and that got my juices flowing again. This is all about the recent indictment of Dallas County Commissioner John Wylie Price on bribery and tax charges. In the indictment filed last week and made public, Price's role in ...

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  3. Dallas Co. Commissioner arrested by FBI, others in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    (KHOU)- DALLAS FBI agents on Friday arrested Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price and unsealed a criminal indictment naming three other co-defendants, ushering in a new chapter in what is arguably the most high-profile public corruption ...

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  4. Tod Robberson: Kingston's wrong; our position on the Inland Port 'shakedown' was never dismissiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... Richard Allen that he was the victim of a "shakedown" allegedly instigated by friends and associates of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price. It's important to read and research first, then tweet, councilman. Our initial commentary on the ...

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  5. Bribe-Payers, Bribe-Takers, Who Walks and Who Gets SlammedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Observer

    ... the lesson out for me five years ago after the last of these trials was Billy Ravkind, who is now representing Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price at the center of today's drama. I cannot find my way back to the exact quote, but I well ...

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  6. Editorial: After a guilty plea and 12 years in prison, finally - exonerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Dallas Morning News

    ... necessarily reflect more than a desperate defendant's effort to limit the damage. That led the office of Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins to approve a proposal by University of Michigan law professor Samuel Gross, editor of the National ...

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  7. Way More Than 2,000 Migrant Kids Are Coming to Dallas, and Way More Are Already HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Dallas Observer

    ... and El Salvador. As resources are stretched at the border, at Lackland Air Force base and other shelters , Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins has proposed, to both criticism and acclaim, that the county house some kids at Hulcy Middle School, Lamar ...

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  8. Dallas Leaders Walked Arm-in-Arm with John Wiley Price in the Betrayal of Southern DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Dallas Observer

    You could almost forget about the indictment last week of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, put it out of your mind's eye, not even think where it will end and better spend your time thinking about trucking.

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  9. FBI: 'White powder' hoax letters traced to Texas manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... even triggered major hazardous materials scares, tying up emergency resources at schools and locations across Dallas County. Court documents show the FBI and U.S. Postal Inspectors spent months digging through trash outside Truong's home on Rosebud ...

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  10. Dallas Police Hunt For Fatal Robbery SuspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Local

    ... was taken to Baylor Medical Center at Dallas where he was later pronounced dead. He has been identified by the Dallas County Medical Examiner as 22-year-old David Pimentel of Garland. Authorities are now searching for the two suspects in this fatal ...

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  11. Texas Democrats ridicule Latinos at state conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    ... . His other writing credits include The Dallas Morning News and SportsIllustrated.com. He has served as a Dallas County election judge and on the Board of Directors of The Sixth Floor Museum. You can follow him o n his blog, VictorMedina.com or on ...

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  12. How John Wiley Price's indictment compares to past Dallas public corruption trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dallas Morning News

    Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price left the federal courthouse Friday in Dallas.

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  13. Citizens Protest Outside Home of Judge Hell-Bent on Housing Illegal MinorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Breitbart.com

    On Saturday, July 26, approximately 30 Dallas area residents lined up for a small and peaceful protest of Clay Jenkins, the Dallas County judge who took it upon himself to invite 2,000 of the unaccompanied alien minors who have crossed into the United States illegally, to come up to Dallas for shelter.

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  14. Community Leaders Show Support for Immigrant KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | NBC Dallas

    Several community and religious leaders spoke Monday in support for the immigrant children who are expected in Dallas County in August.

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  15. Dallas immigration activists put a face on border crisisRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Dallas Morning News

    ... children who have crossed the border illegally and are now caught up in a contentious tug-of-war. According to Dallas County Commissioner Elba Garcia, an immigrant herself, Dallas and North Texas can help set an example. The county judge laid out a ...

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  16. Hashimoto: The latest Dallas corruption case won't be the lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Dallas Morning News

    John Wiley Price isn't gone and won't be forgotten anytime soon at the Dallas County offices So with a weekend to think about it, have you changed your mind on Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price's guilt or innocence on federal corruption charges? Yes, a rhetorical question.

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  17. Ten Stupid Things People Believe About DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Dallas Observer

    ... own governor protested . It's also worth noting that in 2008, President Obama handily defeated Mitt Romney in Dallas County. Sure, we've got a reputation for being a soulless business hub, but even the snobbiest art, music, and theatre fans can find ...

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  18. I-Team Reveals Businesses In Price IndictmentRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | CBS Local

    ... B." CBS 11 I-Team Investigative Reporter Mireya Villarreal cross-checked the details of the indictment with Dallas County documents to figure out who these businesses are - confirming six. - "Business S" use to be Schlumberger SEMA before it was ...

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  19. Outside Clay Jenkins' Home, a Protest, a Lemonade Stand and Some AwkwardnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Dallas Observer

    ... thousands of young migrants, apprehended by border patrol as part of a recent surge from Central America, in Dallas county. It's sparked protests around DFW and will surely spark more, and on Saturday about 20 protesters held signs outside Jenkins' ...

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  20. Dallas Rally Aims To Ease Immigration FearsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | CBS Local

    ... her trek into the United States, and how her life has changed. That rally begins at noon at Dallas City Hall. Dallas County is expected to house about 2,000 refugee children being held at the border. The county will not be ready to care for them by ...

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