Brad Lollar

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2012

    Dallas County Judge Who Ruled Death Penalty Unconstitutional Is Forced To Recuse Herself

    Teresa Hawthorne, the Dallas County judge who ruled that the state's death penalty statute was unconstitutional, must recuse herself from a capital murder case, a judge ruled today. Hawthorne was presiding over the capital murder trial of Roderick Harris, who's accused of killing brothers Alfredo ... More >>

  • News

    September 11, 2008

    Broken Cogs

    The wheels of justice in the public defender's office grind up a few lawyers

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2008

    Defecting from the Dallas County Public Defender's Office

    Just a few months after we launched Unfair Park, we profiled Dallas public defender Mike Howard, then running the tell-all site Wretched of the Earth, on which he'd write about counseling the indigent on the county's dime. But Howard yesterday sent out a virtual change-of-address notice: He has left ... More >>

  • News

    July 10, 2008
  • Blogs

    June 13, 2008

    Coming to the Defense of the Dallas County Public Defender

    Brad Lollar On Tuesday, Dallas County Chief Public Defender Brad Lollar resigned -- right about the time he was being forced out by Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, who claimed Lollar wasn't very good at his job -- wasting money, wasting time. From jump, Scott Henson at Grits for Breakfa ... More >>

  • News

    April 13, 2006

    Not OK Computer

    The bill for the county's bad software gets bigger

  • News

    February 2, 2006

    The Disappeared

    Got a missing relative? Maybe you should look in the jail--and good luck with that.