George Allen

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    February 4, 2010
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    October 23, 2008

    Keys to the Jail

    There's only one thing tougher than running for Dallas County sheriff—getting people to care

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    April 3, 2008

    Family Court Judge Sheds Light on Unfair Child Support Practices in Texas

    Judge David Hanschen lets men challenge whether the kids they support are theirs. And the Texas Attorney General's Office is pissed.

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    January 30, 2003

    Dig This

    Amateur archeologist Alex Troup has some advice for those who would bring life back to downtown Dallas: The answers are under your feet.

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    December 5, 2002

    Belo the Belt

    Our mayor joins the Beloans to gang up on the little people

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    October 11, 2001

    Deadbeating the System

    Eight years ago, Kim Sullivan turned to the state for help collecting overdue child support. She's still waiting.

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    August 16, 2001

    Divided She Stands

    Is controversial DISD trustee Lois Parrott a champion of the little guy, or the bitter core of the board's infamous civil wars?

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    June 21, 2001

    Lost Son

    The Vietnamese son of a black American soldier faces a long trip "home"

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    January 14, 1999

    Courthouse bully

    Legal assistant Jim Carrao works the dark corners of the justice system. He serves papers, does background checks, files annoying cases--and knows just enough law to be dangerous.

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    May 8, 1997

    We are the R.O.T.

    The Enloes are Republic of Texas stalwarts, but they don't go for hostage-taking. They prefer using bogus money orders to battle "the eight banking families that control the world."

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    January 9, 1997

    "I'll Fight for You!"

    You want Brian Loncar on your side, all right. Ask anyone who's made the mistake of crossing him.

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    January 12, 1995

    Do as I say

    Juvenile judge dodges court dates for child-support hearings