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  1. Homicide Investigation Arrest...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Irving Weekly

    ... been set at $1,000,000.00. The investigation is still ongoing and a preliminary case will be submitted to the Dallas County District Attorney's Office in the next few days. The photograph below is that of North during the booking process on ...


  2. Jail Visits, Deion Sanders, Frisco and Vaginal Mesh: Updates from 2014 StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    ... counties in Texas have already eliminated in-person visits after they installed Securus' software. When the Dallas County Commissioners voted to approve the video visitation contract with Securus in November, they promised verbally that Dallas would ...


  3. Hiersche, Hayward, Drakeley, and Urbach, P.C. Achieves Complete...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Addison, Texas-based law firm Hiersche, Hayward, Drakeley and Urbach, P.C. won a complete defense verdict for a client of the firm, a corporate officer who was sued for breach of fiduciary duty and self-dealing. The HHDU litigation team led by Jim Drakeley and Scott Seifert prevailed after a six day trial in the 134th Judicial District Court of Dallas County, Texas.


  4. Watchdog: Here are 2014's top consumer tips to save you aggravationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... May 31 deadline. Next year, it's time to play the online protest game . If you get a $300 ticket for passing a Dallas County Schools bus with a stop-arm camera and you believe you can prove it's incorrect, you have a good chance of getting the ...


  5. Thank you CraigRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Ellis County Press Online

    DeSoto Democrat Craig Watkins was denied a third four-year term as Dallas County District Attorney Nov. 4, but his eight years in office were enough


  6. Officer's 'heroic' actions help subdue robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... "He saved it, because I tell you, we were fighting for our lives." Carlos Lemos, 32, is being held in the Dallas County Jail on charges of aggravated assault of a public servant, drug possession, theft, auto theft, and unlawful possession of a ...


  7. State exonerates Texas man imprisoned for 31 yearsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | 12NewsNow.Com

    Rickey Dale Wyatt was freed from prison in 2012 after attorneys with the Lubbock-based Innocence Project determined prosecutors withheld evidence that would have acquitted him. The Dallas Morning News reports court records filed Wednesday show a state judge has approved a recent request by the Dallas County district attorney's office to have the rape charge against Wyatt dismissed.


  8. Texan of the Year finalist: Michael Quinn SullivanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Dallas Morning News

    ... for veteran Sens. John Carona of Dallas and Bob Deuell of Greenville, whose district includes southern Dallas County. Both ran with this newspaper's recommendation, and both were wiped out in their primaries by political novices who had Sullivan's ...


  9. Caramel apple involved in Listeria outbreak likely bought in North TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | KYTX-TV News

    ... from being distributed in November. The CDC is advising people to avoid all prepackaged caramel apples. Dallas County Health and Human Services confirmed Tuesday that one of the victims may have purchased an apple in Dallas County, but the person ...


  10. The Tutt Family Is Going to Have a Merry Christmas, Fire and CPS Meddling Be DamnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Dallas Observer

    ... Worth on a murder charge. Bailey's mom is a transient drug addict. But Christina's kind-heartedness struck Dallas County family court Judge Graciela Olvera as excessive. Olvera became involved after a Duncanville police officer found a 4-year-old ...


  11. Changing of the guard in Texas leads stories of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Dallas Morning News

    ... year. As expected, Republicans dominated the statewide scene. Locally, the GOP won everywhere except for Dallas County. Greg Abbott and the changing of the Republican guard: Texas' longest-serving governor, Rick Perry , is leaving the state scene. ...


  12. Plano-based City House working with QuikTrips as designated Safe PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Dallas Morning News

    ... to drop off an unwanted baby who is less than 60 days old. Youths stopping for help at QuikTrip locations in Dallas County will be connected with Jonathan's Place in Garland. In Tarrant County, QuikTrip locations will connect youth with ACH Child ...


  13. Les Cockrell: Volunteer options expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... living with dignity and independence in their homes, the press release stated. VNA offers Meals on Wheels in Dallas County and hospice and private care in Collin, Cooke, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Grayson, Henderson, Hunt, Kaufman, Navarro, Rockwall, ...


  14. Rowlett Barn Fire Kills Seven HorsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | NBC Dallas

    A barn fire in east Dallas county has left at least seven horses dead. The fire was called in at 10:10 p.m. Saturday at the Rowlett Stables along Rowlett Road just south of Miller Road.


  15. Officer Arrested, Charged With Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | KWTX

    ... an extra job. Police said Officer David Kattner was arrested early Sunday morning. The 47-year-old remained in Dallas County jail on $50,000 bond Sunday afternoon. Jail records did not list an attorney for him. Police say Kattner, a 26-year veteran ...


  16. Chick-Fil-A, Cherry Company Sued By Consumer in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Law.com

    ... risk of harm. The complaint and request for disclosure were filed Dec. 1 with the District Court of Dallas County, Texas, 44th Judicial District in Scruggs v. Chick-Fil-A . The cherry was sitting atop a Chick-Fil-A milkshake that Scruggs said she ...


  17. Chris L. Gilbert and Glenn E. Janik, Appellants v. Kate M. Moseley, AppelleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | FindLaw

    At their inception, the dealings giving rise to the lawsuit appealed here involved a controversy over improvements to real estate in Dallas County, Texas. 1 a The owners of the real estate, attorney Chris L. Gilbert and his wife, Dawn E. Gilbert, 2 contracted with Moseley Homes, LLC, the owner of which was married to another attorney, Kate M. Moseley.


  18. Bah, humbug: Front porch holiday parcel thefts risingRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Police in are reporting instances of Grinches stealing holiday deliveries right off of front porches in two Dallas County neighborhoods. Bah, humbug: Front porch holiday parcel thefts rising Police in are reporting instances of Grinches stealing holiday deliveries right off of front porches in two Dallas County neighborhoods.


  19. Dallas Funeral Home Owes Back Taxes, Received Taxpayer GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | NBC Dallas

    ... not paying its taxes. The Thrash Memorial Funeral Home, 4830 South Lancaster Road, is named in a lawsuit by Dallas County that claims the business has not paid $21,166 in taxes since 2012, about the same time the business received the grants. Dallas ...


  20. Dallas area chiefs join legislative push for police body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Dallas Morning News

    ... try to figure out a way to get state, local and county money involved to get everyone's skin in the game. Dallas County District Attorney-elect Susan Hawk has offered to buy some cameras. It's unclear how many she would or could buy using her ...