Daily Monitor

McLennan County justice of peace sanctioned for refusing same-sex weddings 

The Texas Commission on Judicial Conduct has issued a public warning to McLennan County Justice of the Peace Dianne Hensley for her practice of...

Austin Public Safety Commission wants cadet classes suspended until department’s culture...

The Austin Public Safety Commission wants new cadet classes at the Austin police academy suspended until an investigation is complete into the alleged racist...

Petitions seek recall of McKinney council member

Some McKinney residents are seeking to oust La’Shadion Shemwell from his post on the city council, alleging that he hasn’t upheld his oath of...

Lawsuit filed in death of 6-year-old shot by Bexar County deputies...

Taxpayers in Bexar County may be on the hook for legal damages in a lawsuit filed by the family of a 6-year-old who was...

Edinburg mayor’s trial for election fraud delayed until March

The trial of Edinburg Mayor Richard Molina and his wife Dalia on charges of organized election fraud and illegal voting has been delayed until...

Midland City Council candidate says officials should recount entire election  

A woman who lost a race for the Midland City Council said county officials should recount the votes in every race on the November...

Man says state owes him compensation for conviction under nullified law...

An East Texas man who served two years in prison after pleading guilty under a law that had been invalidated is attempting to collect...

Texas congressman wants ‘tenants’ bill of rights’ after Lackland housing conditions...

U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-San Antonio, wants the federal government to establish a “tenants’ bill of rights” for privatized military housing after the revelation...

Judge rules TEA must pay whistleblower $200K

A U.S. Department of Education administrative judge ruled Friday that the Texas Education Agency must pay more than $200,000 to a whistleblower who was...