That was fast. Last week, the U.S. District Court in Marshall saw America's very first lawsuit filed over the diabetes drug Avandia, proving once again that nobody has a quicker draw the Texas plaintiff's bar.
If nothing else, the case of Arturo Flores was remarkable for its result.
Texas Attorney General: First-In-The-Nation Crackdown on Sex Offenders Using MySpace.com Yields Multiple Arrests
Reginald Collins of Houston was one of seven previously convicted sex offenders with online profiles on MySpace.com arrested in an operation by the Texas attorney general. HOUSTON Ã¯Â¿Â½ Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott revealed the results of the nation's first large-scale crackdown on registered sex offenders using the popular social networking site, MySpace.com.
Once best-known as the birthplace of boxing champion-turned-pitchman George Foreman, Marshall is 25,000-strong and landlocked, four hours due north of Beaumont and 20 minutes east of the Louisiana border.
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U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison WASHINGTON -- U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX), ranking member of the Science and Space Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce Committee, released the following statement June 1 regarding a NASA report outlining the steps toward implementing the congressionally-mandated designation of the U.S. portion of the International Space Station (ISS) as a National Laboratory:
Home foreclosures in Orange County, June 4-5
Recent business licenses/assumed names issued by the Jefferson County Clerk, May 31-June 6
Recent patent/copyright infringement suits filed in U.S. District Courts, Eastern District of Texas, June 1-5, 2007
Ports are the lifeblood of Southeast Texas' economy.
U.S. Rep. Ted Poe U.S. Rep. Ted Poe (TX-02) announced that his Jefferson County District office will hold open office hours throughout the county.
This Just In: Recent civil filings in Jefferson County District Courts, May 25-May 30
Recent business licenses/assumed names filed with the Jefferson County Clerk, May 24-29, 2007
Greg Abbott announces action against Check 'n Go AUSTIN -- It's a rare fisherman who shifts from where the fish are biting, no matter how bad it might smell there.
AUSTIN - Gov. Rick Perry, along with the National Weather Service and the Governor's Division of Emergency Management, is urging all Texans to be prepared for the 2007 hurricane season, which officially started June 1.
Press release from the Better Business Bureau
It's going to take more than a referee to settle a dispute between a Jefferson County man and the National Indoor Football League.
Lawsuits alleging asbestos-related wrongs are old news here in Beaumont.
News Release from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice
This Just In: Recent civil filings in Orange County District Courts, May 16-21, 2007