Marc Levy, Associated Press Updated 7:42 pm CST, Tuesday, January 22, 2019 In this April 26, 1994, photo, Sen. Harris Wofford, D-Pa., salutes at the Pittsburgh Hilton and Towers during the opening session of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO convention. Former Pennsylvania Sen. Harris Wofford died in the hospital late Monday night, Jan. 21, 2019, of complications from a … [Read more...] about Harris Wofford, rights activist and senator, dies at 92
Express-News Editorial Board Published 5:20 pm CST, Tuesday, January 22, 2019 Darrell Jordan, the presiding judge of the Harris County Criminal Courts of Law, talks about a new rule, Local Rule 9.1, that will allow reform the county's current cash bail system Thursday. The new rule allows qualifying misdemeanor arrestees to be released on a personal bond rather … [Read more...] about Bail reform comes to Harris County, but what about Bexar?
By Gabrielle Banks Published 9:58 am CST, Tuesday, January 22, 2019 Alec Karakatsanis, who led a class action lawsuit against the county on behalf of indigent defendants challenging the county's cash bond system, listens to a press conference regarding new bail reforms for the county at Texas Southern University in Houston, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. The new rule … [Read more...] about New Harris County bail lawsuit challenges thousands jailed on felony arrests
By Keri Blakinger and Gabrielle Banks Updated 3:09 pm CST, Monday, January 7, 2019 The newly elected misdemeanor judges filed a motion to dismiss their predecessors' appeal of a historic bail lawsuit. The newly elected misdemeanor judges filed a motion to dismiss their predecessors' appeal of a historic bail lawsuit. … [Read more...] about Newly elected misdemeanor judges drop appeal in landmark Harris County bail lawsuit
By Eric Branch Published 11:50 am PST, Sunday, December 16, 2018 SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 09: Quarterback Case Keenum #4 of the Denver Broncos fumbles the ball while being sacked by D.J. Reed #32 of the San Francisco 49ers at Levi's Stadium on December 9, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images) less SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER … [Read more...] about 49ers’ defensive kiddie corps will stay intact vs. Seahawks