Friends-The political pandering to the far right religious fanatics continues unabated. The press reports that Texas Governor Greg  Abbott now supports the display of religious crosses on Texas law enforcement vehicles. Welcome to the Theocratic State of Texas. Did this guy skip school when they taught us about separation of church and state? Rather than […]Continue reading

Friends- In my opinion the Michael Morton Act is the single most defense-oriented legislation in the last 30 years. If you are familiar with the history of the legislation than you know Brandon Dudley. You know as the legislative aid to Senator Rodney Ellis, Brandon Dudley spearheaded the MMA. You also know we would likely […]Continue reading

Friends  Abbott mean? When he was 29 an oak tree fell on him. He sued the owner of the tree and others and settled for $10,000,000. When he ran for governor, he attacked his opponent as a PI lawyer. His own fucking PI lawyer called Abbott a hypocrite. It was ok for him to get […]Continue reading

Wherever the real power in a Government lies, there is the danger of oppression.-James Madison Friends -The power in the aptly named “criminal” justice system lies with the judiciary, DAO and the cops. Daily, acting in concert, they engage in the systematic oppression of the accused. Madison was right. The Judiciary, DAO and the cops […]Continue reading

“During oral arguments on a case that may eliminate race conscious affirmative action, Justice Antonin Scalia said that “most of the black scientists in this country do not come from the most advanced schools” and added that black students do better in a “slower track.” ” This sounds pretty God Damn racist to me. Not […]Continue reading

Friends”We respectfully disagree with the judge’s findings,” said Jeff McShan. “We believe our prosecutors acted ethically and argued within the four corners of the record and we intend to appeal.” l read Judge Bond’s well-reasoned findings. Then I read the State’s above statement. Then I wanted to puke.  Calling something ethical does not make it […]Continue reading

Friends-“Black Lives Matter” is a Declaration necessitated by the fact for years many in law enforcement acted as if Black Lives didnt matter. Of course, all lives matter. But timing is everything. When law enforcement responds to ” Black Lives Matter” with “All Lives Matter” or “Blue Lives Matter” there is a dishonesty afoot. These […]Continue reading