Jerry Madden

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2012

    Charging Inmates More for Their Health Care Really Not Working Out For Texas

    Because of a new law passed in the last legislative session, Texas Department of Criminal Justice inmates are now faced with a choice when they need to see a doctor: pay a yearly $100 fee, or don't go in for treatment at all. As the Texas Tribune reports today, many of them are choosing the latter. ... More >>

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    January 5, 2012
  • Blogs

    February 12, 2008

    Bill Hill Goes Both Ways. Again.

    Former Dallas County District Attorney Bill Hill, now in the defending bidness Not that I would pimp my former boss for my current one, but my old colleague and pal John Council at Texas Lawyer brings word that ex-Dallas County District Attorney Bill Hill has risen from the politically expired, chan ... More >>

  • News

    March 8, 2007


    For once, we say something nice about the DMN

  • News

    May 26, 2005


    Frank Rodriguez faces a lifetime on Texas’ sex offender registry for having sex with a 16-year-old—who is now his wife. He’s not alone.

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    June 14, 2001

    Vote Early, Vote Often

    The story behind the failed Caraway campaign is both farce and tragedy

  • News

    June 3, 1999

    Nothing ventured

    The end of the 1999 legislative session proves that, for Gov. Bush at least, it's better to look good than to do good

  • News

    March 11, 1999

    Ignorance is bliss

    Two supposed champions of open government are pushing hard to keep campaign finance records off the Internet. What don't they want you to know?

  • News

    February 11, 1999
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    February 4, 1999