'I was a Marine recon scout sniper' says scandalized ex-CEO Media: San Antonio Express-News SAPD arrest driver accused of striking two women, killing one Media: San Antonio Express-News Motorcyclist flung more than 100 feet after crash on North Side Media: San Antonio Express-News Police: Woman in critical condition after being run over on San Antonio highway Media: San Antonio Express-News Man killed in fiery crash along Interstate 35 in San Antonio area Media: San Antonio Express-News SAPD: Home invaders hid in attic, then fatally shot man in his North Side house Media: San Antonio Express-News 16-year-old shot in San Antonio drive-by, police say Media: San Antonio Express-News Stolen Shark Recovered Media: Jacob Beltran Firefighter injured while battling blaze at San Antonio apartment complex Media: San Antonio Express-News Wife stabbed husband during fight at NW side home, police say Media: San Antonio Express-News … [Read more...] about BCSO: Handcuffed suspect captured after escape from downtown Bexar County courthouse
They are tired of picking up the trash others leave behind. Tired of seeing dumped mattresses, couches and TVs at empty street corners. They are disgusted by trash bags piled high behind a strip mall near their Candlewood Park neighborhood on the Northeast Side near Kirby. They are exhausted by asking the county to do something even though they know that something is never enough. … [Read more...] about Why is it so hard to fix Bexar’s trash problems?
Another Corpus Christi lawyer, Eugene X. Mercier, was disbarred last month after being convicted of barratry in Hidalgo County in 2002 following a jury trial. He argued that attorney disciplinary authorities lacked the power to disbar him because he was, essentially, sentenced only to probation. But the Board of Disciplinary Appeals disagreed in a 2006 opinion (PDF) and suspended Mercier pending an appeal of his criminal conviction. … [Read more...] about Two Texas lawyers face felony barratry case, possibly the first in their county
But the 52-year-old will get at least a three-week reprieve, as prosecutors respond to concerns from her counsel, based on a psychological report, that she is unfit to stand trial, reports the San Antonio Express-News. A visiting judge on Monday gave the state 21 days to seek their own mental evaluation. … [Read more...] about Trial delayed for lawyer accused of double-billing Texas county, forging judge’s signatures
The top 10 counties among the 2 percent responsible for more than half of the nation’s death row population are: Los Angeles County, Calif.; Harris County, Texas; Philadelphia County, Pa.; Maricopa County, Ariz.; Riverside County, Calif.; Clark County, Nev.; Orange County, Calif.; Duval County, Fla.; Alameda County, Calif.; and San Diego County, Calif. … [Read more...] about A 2 percent death penalty? Capital sentences are concentrated in just a few counties, report says