More State Courts Articles

  • Court: School district violates Voting Rights Act

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — A federal court has determined that a North Texas school district denies Hispanic residents an equal opportunity to vote and elect candidates of their choice. The ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Sidney Fitzwater in Dallas found that the current election process used by...

  • Court: Silence may sometimes show guilt

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The California Supreme Court has ruled that a suspect's silence may be used against him. Wading into a legally tangled vehicular manslaughter case Thursday, a sharply divided high court effectively reinstated the felony conviction of a man accused in a 2007 San Francisco...



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