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  1. Comment(s) {0}Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Carlos Cortez, State Civil District Judge for the 44th District of Dallas County, was charged with family violence assault on Dec. 28. A Texas appeals court today authorized release of court records that Judge Carlos Cortez has fought for more than three years to suppress.

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  2. Court records detail child rape allegation against Judge Carlos CortezRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... Carlos Cortez has fought for more than three years to suppress. The records include sworn allegations that the Dallas County civil court judge used cocaine, choked a prostitute who accused him of fathering her son, and sexually assaulted a little ...

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  3. Teen in stable condition after being shot in the back Tuesday in southeast Oak CliffRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and possession of marijuana. He remains in the Dallas County jail in lieu of $50,500 bail. Police officers responded to a disturbance call around 2 p.m. in the 1400 block of Oakley Avenue ...

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  4. New water line likely for Wilmer, LancasterRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Dallas County leaders have hoped for years that Wilmer was ready to grow from a tiny rural town into a booming suburb.

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  5. Dallas County DA drops charges against slaughterhouse executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    The Dallas County district attorney's office has dropped all criminal charges against one executive of a slaughterhouse accused of dumping pig's blood into a Trinity River tributary near downtown Dallas.

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  6. Next Article: Legal-Mal Suit Against Baker Botts Set for Trial in Dallas County Court-at-LawRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Law.com

    Bringing a professional liability claim once thought to be best suited for federal court, a former client instead will face off against defendant Baker Botts in a complicated case before a Dallas County Court-at-Law jury on April 22. The former client claims that Baker Botts was negligent and breached its fiduciary duty in allegedly failing to ... (more)

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  7. Woman gets life in prison for man's stabbing, castration deathRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    A Dallas County jury deliberated for about two hours Tuesday before sentencing a 29-year-old woman to life in prison for sexually mutilating and fatally stabbing a man in 2012.

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  8. Officials hope $10 million water project will spur growth in southern Dallas CountyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... development, county commissioners on Tuesday voted to spend $10 million to construct a water line to the south Dallas County cities of Wilmer and Lancaster. Officials said it is first time the county has ever spent money on a water project. The line ...

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  9. Police say Arlington man stole trailer full of 294 TVs from Dallas freight yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... yard. Billy Callin, 55, was arrested Saturday on a charge of engaging in organized crime. He remains in the Dallas County Jail on $250,000 bail. The container was reported missing Dec. 18 after Comtrak workers watched surveillance video of an ...

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  10. Texas man gets life term for fatal stabbings of 3Read the original story

    Yesterday | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... of his estranged wife and her parents. William Gerard Palmer was convicted Monday of capital murder by a Dallas County jury and sentenced later in the day. Palmer in January 2012 stabbed 48-year-old Donya Palmer; her mother, 67-year-old Mary Davis; ...

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  11. TxDOT Crews Working Around the Clock to Address Severe Weather Conditions Hampering State HighwaysRead the original story

    Yesterday | Texomaland

    ... in Denton County continues to experience issues with solid ice on the roadway. Interstate 35E in northern Dallas County also continues to experience issues. TxDOT crews continue to treat these and many other highways with sand and salt to improve ...

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  12. Penalty trial starts in stabbing-castration trialRead the original story

    Yesterday | KLBJ AM 590

    ... room. The penalty phase of Cristal Paulette Richardson's trial begins Tuesday in Dallas, one day after the Dallas County jury found the 29-year-old woman guilty of murder in the April 2012 death of Cedric Lamont Owens. She faces up to life in ...

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  13. Penalty Trial Begins In Dallas Stabbing CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... room. The penalty phase of Cristal Paulette Richardson's trial begins Tuesday in Dallas, one day after the Dallas County jury found the 29-year-old woman guilty of murder in the April 2012 death of Cedric Lamont Owens. She faces up to life in ...

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  14. Woman convicted of murder in stabbing-castrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSAT-TV San Antonio

    ... she was defending herself after being sexually assaulted when she killed Cedric Lamont Owens in April 2012. A Dallas County jury, however, deliberated almost two hours before finding Richardson guilty of murder on Monday. The penalty phase of the ...

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  15. Woman found guilty of murder in repeated stabbing, castration deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    A Dallas County jury found a 29-year-old woman guilty of murder Monday for fatally stabbing and castrating a man after a night of alcohol and drug use.

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  16. Dallas' long-lost Bilbo jitney transit service gets replaced historical markerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... remained at the grassy site near Seale Street. That is, until last week, when members of the Bilbo family, the Dallas County Historical Commission and the West Dallas Chamber of Commerce unveiled a replacement. "So here we are, ladies and gentlemen. ...

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  17. Texas woman guilty in fatal stabbing, castration; Phelps swimming...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Times-Picayune

    ... she was defending herself after being sexually assaulted when she killed Cedric Lamont Owens in April 2012. A Dallas County jury, however, deliberated almost two hours before finding Richardson guilty of murder on Monday. The penalty phase of the ...

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  18. Texas Jury Returns Verdict In Stabbing, Castration TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KWTX

    ... tonight cold drop below freezing across parts of Central Texas, which would tie our latest freeze on record. A Dallas County jury returned a guilty verdict Monday in the murder trial of Cristal Paulette Richardson, 29, who was accused of stabbing a ... 1 comment

  19. Jury deliberating in murder trial of Dallas woman accused of stabbing, castrating manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dallas Morning News

    Staff writer Michelle Heath reports: A Dallas County jury is deliberating in the murder trial of a woman accused of fatally stabbing and castrating a man in 2012 after a night of drinking alcohol and taking drugs.

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  20. (related link)Trinity Parkway toll road's design moves ahead, but questions about project remainRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2009 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... 30 percent of the project. The contracts probably would have been awarded last month, but questions raised by Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price over NTTA's commitment to use black subcontractors prompted the authority to review its ...

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