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NEW: The tiny town of La Técnica, Guatemala, is a major outpost in the human smuggling trade. But business has dried up amid the Trump administration's immigration crackdown.
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Evan Smith 13h
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Texas prison officials violated a judge's order to provide inmates with air conditioning. Now prisoners' lawyers get to investigate.
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When Lorna Molina and her two children arrived for court in Texas last month, a paramedic inspected them said they had lice. A supervisor eventually found that Molina didn't have lice. But that was two hours after her scheduled court hearing. Via
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US officials are keeping people who have been granted asylum out of the country by issuing fake court date notices, advocates say. Via
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Travis Runnels' lawyers said false testimony put him on death row for killing a prison employee. But the U.S. Supreme Court denied his final appeal and Texas put him to death Wednesday night.
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Texas has executed for the 2003 murder of a prison supervisor. His lawyers said false testimony put him on death row.
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J. Edward Moreno 11h
Gohmert named the (alleged) whistleblower during his statement. He closed by saying he "did not want to get emotional," but "I tremble that God is just and his justice won't sleep forever."
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Here’s how some overworked, underpaid lawyers and powerful judges are causing poor Texans to fall through the cracks of the criminal justice system.
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Jolie McCullough 10h
Breaking: Texas has executed for the 2003 murder of a prison supervisor. His lawyers said false testimony put him on death row. He gave no final statement. More:
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A new Texas law seeks to remove the patient from negotiations regarding surprise medical bills. But a last-minute rule-making controversy shows how hard it is to fix the problem. via
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Jolie McCullough 11h
has denied the final appeal of . He will soon be executed in Texas. More:
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The State Department has issued warnings advising U.S. citizens to avoid travel to Mexican border states because of violence. But Trump officials continue to downplay the violence in cities where immigration officials are sending asylum-seekers.
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Evan Smith 12h
Via ’s newsletter, the members who have no primary or general election opponents and are effectively reelected
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Texas Tribune 12h
A federal judge in El Paso blocked the Trump administration’s plan to pay for border barrier construction with $3.6 billion in military funds, ruling that they do not have the authority to divert money appropriated by Congress for a different purpose.
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On this week’s TribCast, we discussed some recognizable names in Texas congressional races, racist texts from a GOP county official and a leaked Republican Party memo.
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A federal judge in El Paso on Tuesday blocked the Trump administration’s plan to pay for border barrier construction with $3.6 billion in military funds.
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Texas Tribune 14h
Donald Trump's new, controversial homelessness czar has argued feeding homeless people enables them.
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The Trump administration ended a free hotline in August that allowed detained immigrants to report concerns about custody conditions. Now, immigrant advocates are suing to restore it. Via
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Texas Tribune 14h
🚨Job alert! We're partnering with to create a ​joint investigative unit ​​​based in Austin to cover important accountability stories throughout the state, and we are looking for an experienced fundraiser to join the Tribune development team.
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