State and Travis County officials last week continued an investigation after seven people — four of them county tax specialists — were charged for their roles in a vehicle title fraud ring. Results of a March audit by the Travis County Auditor’s Office revealed a “really big organized scheme,” that triggered the investigation, Freeman Martin, regional commander for the Department of Public Safety, told reporters at a press conference last week.
Five Texas schools were found in a recent report to have speech codes that substantially restrict students’ First Amendment rights, an issue that an expert calls the most pressing one in higher education today.
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