On the same day a grand jury handed down indictments accusing former Kaufman County Justice of the Peace Eric Williams and his wife, Kim, of capital murder, she filed for divorce. According to a petition filed Thursday in district court, Kim Lene Williams is seeking to end her 17-year marriage, whic ... More >>
The Oberheiden Law Firm, a "full-service international law firm" headquartered in Dallas, has a small problem. Someone has been hacking into the email account of the firm's founder and principal, Nick Oberheiden, and has been registering scads of fake domain names with plans to publish the communica ... More >>
The state Supreme Court is considering developing a uniform, simplified do-it-yourself form for uncontested divorce filings, an effort to increase access to the justice system for people who can't afford a lawyer. Not surprisingly, some Texas lawyers feel the legal system is too complicated to be ... More >>
Turns out, that 2008 appearance on Celebrity Family Feud was three years too early.Curious the things that land in the in-box. Like this, for instance: a statement from attorney Larry Friedman on behalf of Pilar Sanders, who, for now at least, is married to Deion Sanders. I say "for now" because ... More >>
Attorney Pete Schulte and the petitioner still known as J.B. on The Daily Show last yearSurely you recall the case of J.B. and H.B., two Dallas men who went to Massachusetts to marry in 2006, only to separate two years later and then try to get a divorce. In October 2009, Judge Tena Callahan gav ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Thursday, October 28, 2010...Billy Ray Cyrus and his wife has filed for divorce from his wife. I guess that leaves him more time to be Miley's creepy dad.Who knew Rivers Cuomo was such a Toni Braxton fan? Tired of looking in the mirror and thinking ... More >>
Patrick MichelsMichael Robinson, left, and David Bowling were the sole protesters at today's same-sex divorce hearing downtown.So much for the media circus outside today's highly anticipated (judging by the advance news coverage, anyway) hearing at the George L. Allen Sr. Courts Building, where t ... More >>
Attorney Pete Schulte and the petitioner still known as J.B. on The Daily Show in JanuaryMark it down: 2 p.m. tomorrow, George L. Allen Sr. Courts Building. That's when the Fifth Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments for case No. 05-09-01170-CV -- otherwise known as In the Matter of the Marri ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Tuesday, June 16, 2009... Swedish electronic duo The Knife has unveiled a three-minute trailer for its opera based on Charles Darwin's theory of evolution. This could test the notion that everything the Swedes do musically is awesome. Weezy is taking ... More >>
Judge David Lopez has been presiding over the 256th Family District Court for more than two years, and on any given day, he grants around 15 divorces. This morning, though, he was busier than usual: On this day before Valentine's Day, Lopez upped the number of splits to an even 20. Which begs this q ... More >>
War is hell on marriages, and military divorces aren't easy either
In 1999, Central Dallas Ministries was inundated with callers looking for legal help. Most of these callers were poor, but not poor enough to qualify for help of the Legal Aid of Northwest Texas. And yet they had pressing matters they needed help with -- from divorce to child custody to getting rest ... More >>
The perfect man. OK, Miss Lonelyhearts, this one's for you. Men's Health magazine did all the work for you in your quest to find Mr. Right by analyzing the single-women to single-men ratio of 101 cities across the nation, and your man is out there somewhere. Criteria also included divorce rates, f ... More >>
Susan Diamond learned that it doesn't pay to annoy your kids' psychiatrists, even if you're a doctor
Friday, February 11
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Hank Haney Golf Center at City Place
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Dallas lawyer Catherine Shelton on her troubled pastand the Rowlett murder she says she didn't commit
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Former Dallas police officer and onetime X-rated movie star Jordan Lee finds herself hunted by two ex-cops who say she did them wrong
An angry wife does to T. Boone Pickens what his corporate victims could only dream of
In the rockin' '80s, Bill Brosseau's sexy success story put his face in Money and Cosmopolitan. Times and fortunes change. Now he's a broke former cocaine addict facing a stint in federal prison.
After a divorce, housewife Helene Glazer hit bottom. Then she hit paydirt as Dallas' garage-sale guru.
At the Dallas County Courthouse, everybody. David Pasztor explains why