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Polling Places for May 12 Special Election

The SE Texas Record May 2, 2007, 4:00pm

Polling places for May 12, 2007 Special Election

First Amendment is for all of us

The SE Texas Record Apr. 29, 2007, 7:00am

Plaintiff's lawyer Brent Coon says the Washington Post is "fair" and should be allowed to report on his cases at the Jefferson County courthouse.

Hutchison recognized by cancer awareness group

The SE Texas Record Apr. 27, 2007, 4:00am

U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) was awarded the Connie Mack Lifetime Achievement Award for her support of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure.

This Just In: Orange County

The SE Texas Record Apr. 26, 2007, 10:00am

Recent civil filings in Orange County District Courts

This Just In: Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Apr. 26, 2007, 10:00am

This Just In

Jefferson County v. Free Speech

The SE Texas Record Apr. 22, 2007, 9:00am

The hearing comes unprecedented. In 21st Century America, at least.

Texas court dismisses claim of VIOXX user who said Merck failed to properly warn of the alleged risks

The SE Texas Record Apr. 22, 2007, 5:00am

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J., April 20, 2007 - Merck & Co., Inc. said today that a Texas court overseeing the Texas litigation rejected a plaintiff's claim that she was not properly informed of the medicine's alleged risks because, in fact, the VIOXX label contained a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved warning. The court order in the case, Ledbetter v. Merck, could have an impact on most

LU expresses sympathy to Virginia Tech community

The SE Texas Record Apr. 20, 2007, 7:00am

Lamar University President James Simmons "On behalf of the students, faculty and staff of Lamar University, we extend our deepest sympathies to the Virginia Tech family," said President James Simmons. "We offer our heartfelt support as the community deals with this horrific and profound loss."

angie take this: Hearing set on Floyd order to grill journalists

The SE Texas Record Apr. 20, 2007, 6:00am

A hearing has been set April 25 at 1:30 p.m. on a motion to quash the depositions of two Southeast Texas Record journalists accused of tampering with a jury.

This Just In: Orange County

The SE Texas Record Apr. 20, 2007, 4:00am

Recent Civil filings in Orange County District Courts, April 12

This Just In: Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Apr. 20, 2007, 4:00am

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'Lamarissimo!' series caps off April 26

The SE Texas Record Apr. 18, 2007, 6:00am

A tribute to jazz great Duke Ellington and homage to the Crescent City will cap off Lamar University's "Lamarissimo!" concert series at 7:30 p.m. on April 26, in the historic Jefferson Theatre in downtown Beaumont.

Pushing around the press

The SE Texas Record Apr. 15, 2007, 11:00pm

Plaintiff's lawyer Brent Coon thinks the multi-million dollar lawsuits he pursues in our county courts aren't newsworthy. We disagree, and because we do, he wants our news reporters hauled before a judicial tribunal.

This Just In: Orange County

The SE Texas Record Apr. 12, 2007, 3:00pm

Recent civil filings in Orange County District Courts, April 4-9

This Just In: Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Apr. 12, 2007, 3:00pm

Recent civil filings in Jefferson County District Courts, April 4-11

Lawsuit Explosion Threatens Texas Economy

The SE Texas Record Apr. 10, 2007, 8:00am

By William H. Hanson

Eye surgeon sued after cataract procedure

The SE Texas Record Apr. 9, 2007, 2:00pm

A Jefferson County resident is suing a Harris County doctor alleging cataract surgery left him with almost no sight in one eye.

Who's afraid of free speech?

The SE Texas Record Apr. 8, 2007, 6:00am

"Junk science," during the reigning "sue everybody" era of American jurisprudence, has been the trial bar's best friend.

This Just In

The SE Texas Record Apr. 5, 2007, 12:00pm

This Just In

By way of introduction

The SE Texas Record Mar. 30, 2007, 9:48am

OUR GOAL at the The Southeast Texas Record is to cover Southeast Texas' legal system in a way that enables you, our readers, to make the public business your business.