U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

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    July 20, 2011

    In About an Hour, Mark Stroman Will More Than Likely Be Put to Death

    ​Rais Bhuiyan's attempts to spare the life of Mark Stroman, the white supremacist who shot him in the face and killed two other men he believed to be Muslim in the days following September 11, 2001, have failed: A federal judge down in Austin denied the Dallas man's petition for clemency that woul ... More >>

  • News

    November 23, 2000

    Pirate Ride

    Lou Reese's biggest creditor says it has found his Caribbean hideaway

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    August 17, 2000

    Big Man Bites Back

    An appeals court says Robert Riggs and Belo were the bad guys, not Dan Peavy

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    August 26, 1999

    Leveling the field

    The state attorney general joins forces with a private citizen in his battle with DISD

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    January 15, 1998


    Vance Miller lives in a Highland Park mansion, carries weight in the GOP, and parties with high society. He owes you, the taxpayer, $26 million, and he ain't paying.

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    May 11, 1995

    Fit to be fried

    Idaho's potato king accuses a dead Dallas oilman and his sons of a multimillion-dollar scam

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    January 26, 1995

    Death Row Granny

    Bettie Beets killed two husbands. Now she's likely to become the first woman the state of Texas has ever executed