Steve Adler attended his daughter's 20-person wedding and then traveled with out-of-state family and friends.
A New Prevalence Estimate Suggests the COVID-19 Infection Fatality Rate in Texas Is Roughly 0.4 Percent
That makes the disease much deadlier than the seasonal flu but not nearly as deadly as modelers initially assumed.
A new lawsuit says the state's electioneering statutes violate the First Amendment.
There was nothing remotely fraudulent about the 127,000 votes cast in Harris County's drive-thru voting station.
A lawsuit filed just days before the election asks federal courts to toss out all the votes already cast at drive-through polling stations in Harris County.
Across 14 states that track party affiliations of absentee-ballot-voters, 56 percent of mail-in votes have been cast by Democrats and only 23 percent have been cast by Republicans.
Holly Barlow-Austin suffered horrifying medical neglect at a Texarkana detention facility, according to video evidence in a new lawsuit.
One very sketchy story about an Oklahoma City teen’s tragic death has gone viral.
The New York Times thinks so, but the data do not fit that hypothesis very well.
An interview with the directors behind the breakout political documentary about a Texas camp for aspiring leaders
The trend means we should see declining daily deaths in the coming weeks.
The charges, which grew out of a lethal 2019 raid based on a fraudulent search warrant affidavit, suggest that cops routinely built their cases on lies.
"Garrett Foster understood that libertarianism was about speaking on behalf of those who are the most acutely affected by the abuses perpetrated by an overly aggressive and unaccountable government."
Meanwhile, the case fatality rate is still falling.
We are starting to see the fatal consequences of the recent infection surge.
Expanded testing, a younger mix of patients, and improved treatment help explain the seemingly contradictory trends.
The difference implies that the virus is much less deadly than it looks, but it also makes contact tracing a daunting challenge.
A new documentary chronicles the defeat of a grassroots protest to halt the Texas Rangers' subsidized stadium deal.
The trend, which may reflect growing defiance of social distancing in some age groups, implies a lower death rate.
The downward trend continued after states began lifting their lockdowns.
New infections are down nationwide but rising in some places as people rebel against government-recommended precautions.
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"We have long interpreted the Georgia Constitution as protecting a right to work in one's chosen profession free from unreasonable government interference."
The sooner everyone else recognizes those limits, the sooner we can shift to policies that balance public health and economic freedom.
Gov. Greg Abbott made the change after a Dallas salon owner was jailed for reopening her salon.
Empty displays of ritual militarism are always a waste of time, money, and goodwill, but especially during a pandemic.
Texas salons are allowed to reopen on Friday. Shelley Luther will be sitting in jail.
Texas Is Allowing Restaurants To Reopen Starting Today. Many Restaurant Owners Fear It Won't Go Well.
"You can't exactly eat with a mask on, and I have a small space where people would be in close proximity to each other."
Undercover Cops Arrest 2 Women for Operating Home Beauty Businesses In Violation of Coronavirus Lockdown Order
Lockdown enforcement is becoming more authoritarian.
"Delaying abortions by weeks does nothing to further the State's interest in combatting COVID-19," they say.
She posted on social media about deliberately spreading the disease, but she's not actually sick.
The ACLU is also suing Washington, D.C. jails.
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Judge Finds That the Houston Narcotics Officer Whose Lies Killed a Couple in 2019 Framed Another Suspect in 2008
Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg says it's reasonable to presume that Gerald Goines also lied in other drug cases.
The Austin City Council Voted for Marijuana Reform. Austin's Police Chief Says He'll Keep Arresting People.
Council member Gregorio Casar: "I think the state of Texas should come out of the Stone Ages and not only decriminalize but legalize marijuana in the state."
The city limits busking to its tiny Theater District, and it makes you jump through hoops even to play there.
A New York Times study describes how both red and blue states use public education to indoctrinate students in their preferred ideologies. This dynamic should dampen hopes that public education can fix the problem of widespread political ignorance.
Texas is ignoring federal law to harass small farms.
Two victims were killed at a church shooting in White Settlement, Texas. It would have been much worse had some parishioners not been armed.