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State District Judge Susan Hawk Resigning

September 11th, 2013 | Permalink

With State District Judge Susan Hawk resigning to run for Dallas County DA, what happens to her cases?

State District Judge Susan Hawk has resigned to run for Dallas County District Attorney. But her bench won’t be empty until Gov. Rick Perry appoints a replacement for the 291st District Court. State District Judge Andy Chatham, whose court is one floor below Hawk’s at the Frank Crowley Courts Building, will be doing double duty until a new judge is named.

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“The System Made a Mistake”

February 22nd, 2012 | Permalink

Judge Finally, Officially, Makes Richard Miles a Free Man

After 14 years behind bars for a murder and attempted murder he did not commit, Miles has been free for more than two years, waiting for the state Court of Criminal Appeals to hand down its decision.

From the Dallas Observer, February 22, 2012.

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Undue Process

October 5th, 2006 | Permalink

Want to send an innocent man to prison for life? Judge Karen Greene is ready to help.

From the Dallas Observer, October 5, 2006

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Breast-feeding pix kiddie porn?

April 28th, 2003 | Permalink

State takes away woman’s children over ‘sexual’ photo

From WorldNetDaily, April 28, 2003

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1-Hour Arrest

April 17th, 2003 | Permalink

When does a snapshot of a mother breast-feeding her child become kiddie porn? Ask the Richardson police.

From the Dallas Observer, April 17, 2003

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The Naked Truth

May 23rd, 2002 | Permalink

When it comes to Dallas’ practice of prosecuting low-level porn clerks, jurors know hypocrisy when they see it.

From the Dallas Observer, May 23, 2002
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