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"...started early feasibility discussions about a 'cut and cap' project for I-35, making the highway a tunnel between 15th..."

June 21, 2013 News Feature

APD Consent Searches Decrease
Consent searches often linked to racial profiling
"...possible problems with racial profiling by officers, police and civil rights advocates agree...."

March 28, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

Halloween Crackdown on Occupy Austin
Total of 45 people arrested over weekend
"...and some of the occupiers chose to engage in civil disobedience rather than follow the new regulations. In all,..."

Nov. 4, 2011 News Feature by Michael King

Wish List
Here's your chance to give back to the areas of our community that need it the most
"...LCD projector THE AUSTIN ACADEMY..."

Dec. 10, 2010 News Feature by Kate X Messer

Top 10 Police Beat Stories
Shades of Blue
" determine whether the department "is systematically violating constitutional rights, with a focus on the department's use of force,"..."

Jan. 4, 2008 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
"...• The Texas Civil Rights Project filed an ethics complaint against Court..."

Oct. 19, 2007 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...hide behind the lax and vague codes of the Texas Ethics Commission. ... We question whether it is really..."

July 28, 2006 News Feature

Point Austin: Hanging Up on AT&T
My boss is suing the phone company – bully for him
"...Austin Chronicle editor are linked in legal and perhaps civil liberties history. A couple of weeks ago each of..."

June 2, 2006 News Column by Michael King

Public Notice
Ugly Americans
"...include: a Reception, Sat, Oct 4, 7-10pm at the Texas Center for Documentary Photography, 2104 E. MLK; a Musical..."

Oct. 3, 1997 Column by Kate X Messer

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...there's proposed legislation that would outlaw the treatment in Texas. Houston Rep. Senfronia Thompson, along with co-sponsor Reps. Dawnna..."

Jan. 24, 1997 News Feature

Bye-Bye Roger, Hello Phil!
Meet your new secretary of state!
"...release, hoping that its constituent members like the American Civil Liberties Union and Texas Civil Rights Project will be..."

June 19, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Arbitrary Justice at TYC
Joseph Galloway – one of first inmates released from troubled Texas Youth Commission system post new oversight – files federal suit, names as co-defendants the guards who allegedly assaulted him during his incarceration, the guards who failed to protect him, and TYC
"...of the first inmates to be released from the Texas Youth Commission system by conservator Jay Kimbrough, filed a..."

April 13, 2007 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Immigration Legislation Update
Immigrant rights taking a hit in D.C.
"...It was a bad week for immigrant rights on Capitol Hill. What has been brushed aside as..."

Oct. 6, 2006 News Feature by Diana Welch

Naked City
Get Your Anti-War On
"...Texas AFL-CIO leader Linda Chavez-Thompson, City Council Member Raul Alvarez,..."

March 28, 2003 News Feature

When Weed Is Really Weed
"...were the subject of an illegal drug raid, the Texas Civil Rights Project announced Dec. 29. According to TCRP's..."

Jan. 10, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

"...Hall amounts to an illegal suppression of First Amendment rights; Yeakel said he would issue a ruling in the..."

Dec. 30, 2011 News Feature

DOJ Closes Police Inquiry
APD needs to close 'gaps in use-of-force reports'
"...of the Austin NAACP and Jim Harrington with the Texas Civil Rights Project, based on accusations of excessive use..."

June 3, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

DOJ: 160 Ways Austin Police Can Improve
Department of Justice issues recommendations for improving APD
"...of the Austin NAACP and Jim Harrington with the Texas Civil Rights Project, who were concerned about the use..."

Jan. 9, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Nov. 1-7
"...HEALTH CARE FOR ALL TEXAS hosts a screening of Michael Moore's Sicko, followed by..."

Nov. 2, 2007 News Feature

Acevedo Chosen as New Police Chief: Let the sun shine in
City Manager picks Art Acevedo, a California Highway Patrol division chief, to be Austin's next top cop
"...Police Association and with community activists from the American Civil Liberties Union and League of United Latin American Citizens,..."

June 22, 2007 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Our readers talk back.
"...Texas Civil Rights Project..."

Jan. 10, 2003 Column

"It's Extremely Easy to Frighten People"
Insightful foreign policy critic Noam Chomsky explains the upcoming war, previewing his Austin appearances.
"...with Edward Herman, 1988), will address the 12th Annual Civil Rights Dinner of the Texas Civil Rights Project on..."

Oct. 18, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

Naked City
Warren Chisum resurrects the Andrews County nuclear waste dump, Longhorn Pipeline politics under scrutiny, and Austin marches against hate
"...a bad bill. The bad bill would have brought Texas more than the scrapped nuclear plants of Maine and..."

March 16, 2001 News Feature by Louis Dubose

Naked City
MLK Community Celebration
"...annually to celebrate the life and work of the civil rights movement's most charismatic leader, has grown into a..."

Jan. 14, 2000 News Feature

Lege Lines: A Win for Brewers, a Scam for Paxtons, and More
This bill's for you
"...Beer-to-Go Is a Go! The scrappy Texas Craft Brewers Guild and their mighty foes at the..."

Feb. 22, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Drink 'Til It Helps
Boozy events that give back to queers and the greater community
"...feelings someplace that’s actively supporting queer (and basic human) rights...."

July 12, 2018 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

Advocacy Groups: Stop Separating Families at Border
Groups file emergency request to reunite immigrant families
"...The Texas Civil Rights Project, Women's Refugee Commission, UT School of..."

June 8, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Anti-Latino Prejudice in Austin
Despite having a large immigrant population, city isn't always so welcoming
"...burros, installed in the heart of the Eastside, a project aided by a commission from the city of Austin..."

Dec. 4, 2015 News Feature by Tony Cantú

"...Texas Civil Rights Project founder Jim Harrington, 68, announced his..."

April 24, 2015 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...founders but also the backbone and strength of the Texas Republican Party. … Texas Republicans have a rich heritage..."

June 23, 2006 News Feature

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