Walker Railey

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    December 28, 2011

    Walker Railey: Convicted by Everybody Except a Jury of His Peers

    ​Former Dallas Morning News star reporter Olive Talley has a piece in the paper today saying Walker Railey killed his wife and got away with it. Not in so many words. Forgive me if you're under 100 years old and this is all Greek to you. Railey was a certain local archetype -- the very promin ... More >>

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    December 27, 2011

    Twenty-Four Years After She Was Left to Die, Peggy Railey, Wife of Walker, Is Gone

    ‚ÄčIn 1989, two years after the attack that left her in a vegetative state, People described Peggy Railey's existence as "death-in-life." Our Mark Graham documented as much years later when he visited her in the Tyler nursing home where she has spent the last two decades; today, he told me, spending ... More >>

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    September 26, 2002


    It's not easy selecting the Best of Dallas

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    December 24, 1998
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    October 15, 1998

    The Race Not Run

    Republican Bill Hill is running against Democrat Rick Reed for district attorney. Don't think you have a choice.

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    October 1, 1998

    The Lie Detector

    From the mayor of Atlanta, who was unjustly accused of graft, to a California man wrongly sentenced to life in a Texas prison, polygraph examiner Eric Holden found the truth that helped set them free

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    December 18, 1997
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    January 16, 1997

    Year of the weasel

    From Al Lipscomb to Paul Fielding, it was hard to find straight talk in '96

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    October 3, 1996

    The haunting

    To the grief of his children and his wife's family, Walker Railey is resurrecting his story

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    July 18, 1996

    The Dope Bowl

    Lawyers, goons, money--and some very curious sex toys. Laura Miller does the post-game analysis of the Michael Irvin trial.

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    June 20, 1996
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    April 25, 1996

    Dallas' lawyer joke

    A legal comedy of errors led to a $5 million tragedy for the city

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    January 25, 1996

    What I did on jury duty

    Only the fates could land me in J.P. Jones' court

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    November 9, 1995

    Kress and the merry morons

    Dallas' political rabble takes after minority students' best friend

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    April 13, 1995
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    November 24, 1994