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DOJ Plays Peacemaker
Public meeting to address slate of officer-involved shootings
"...The Texas Civil Rights Project began planning the forum in the..."

Sept. 24, 2013 News Post by Brandon Watson

Officer Will Not Face Criminal Charges in Connection with Traffic Stop Shooting
Whether officer will be disciplined by chief remains unknown
"...In August Barton, represented by the Texas Civil Rights Project, filed a federal lawsuit against Boehm,..."

Sept. 20, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

News Ticker: August 21
All the news that's fit to blog
"...a form letter for those stressful times when the Texas Civil Rights Project is suing them for an officer-involved..."

Aug. 21, 2013 News Post by Brandon Watson

Fairness and Fares
Cabbie's death raises questions about Austin's taxi system
"...higher than the national average for workers. Currently, the Texas Civil Rights Project is involved with a lawsuit against..."

Aug. 16, 2013 News Post by Brandon Watson

APD Shooting Called 'Accidental'
Officer claims accidental shooting, and DOJ asked to investigate
"...an unarmed man by an Austin Police detective, the Texas Civil Rights Project and Austin NAACP are renewing a..."

Aug. 9, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

UPDATE: Ott Asks DOJ For Review of Police Tactics
Request comes on heels of Jackson shooting death
"...– including by commandeering a car and having a civilian drive him around looking for Jackson – and caught..."

Aug. 5, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

More Questions Than Answers in APD Shooting
Department says they'll have a clearer picture as investigation proceeds
"...Jim Harrington, director of the Texas Civil Rights Project, says he is concerned that Austin..."

Aug. 2, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Who Says You're Drunk?
Bars and bartenders may help you tie one on – but they're also expected to cut you off just this side of 'intoxication'
"...were filed under the classifications of wrongful deaths, a civil action generally brought by a victim's family. Whittington's lawsuit..."

July 5, 2013 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Headlines
"...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

The AggreGAYtor: June 19
What happened today in gay? Here’s your QILTBAG recap of queer news.
"...twirl, China's givin' us Ozzie and Harriet, and Central Texas is givin' us some stank, as your AggreGAYtor twizzles..."

June 19, 2013 Qmmunity Post

News Ticker: June 18
All the news that's fit to blog
"...Dannel Malloy disses Texas, Sheryl Cole plays matchmaker, and Michael Burgess indulges in..."

June 18, 2013 News Post by Brandon Watson

Headlines
"...› The Texas Civil Rights Project filed a federal lawsuit Monday against..."

June 14, 2013 News Feature

News Ticker: June 13
All the news that's fit to blog
"...• The Texas Civil Rights Project and Austin attorney Jeff Edwards are..."

June 13, 2013 News Post by Brandon Watson

Complaint About Judge's Alleged Racist Comments Moved to D.C.
Jones' conduct will be reviewed by D.C. Circuit
"...U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals a complaint alleging that Texas-based federal appeals Judge Edith Jones violated the code of..."

June 13, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

UPDATE: TCRP Sues APD for Taxi Policy
Suit says police force drivers to transport dangerous drunks
"...This morning, the Texas Civil Rights Project announced a lawsuit filed against the..."

June 10, 2013 News Post by Michael King

Judge Edith Jones on Race, Crime, and God's Vengeance
Civil rights group files complaint against 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals judge
"...A complaint filed Tuesday by several civil rights groups, including one funded entirely by the government..."

June 7, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Facts Were Immaterial
The 'counterintelligence' operations of Hoover's FBI included harassment, vilification, violence – and fake 'underground' newspapers in Bloomington, D.C., and Austin
"...anti-draft sentiment on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin at the height of Sixties campus unrest...."

June 7, 2013 News Feature by Dale Brumfield

Judge Edith Jones: Blacks and Hispanics More Violent
Complaint filed over Jones's discriminatory and biased comments
"...A complaint filed today by several civil rights groups, including one funded entirely by the government..."

June 4, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

'Suicide by Cop' or Preventable Tragedy?
Family and friends tried to get Herbert "Denny" Babelay the help he needed before he died
"...about the lack of effective mental health services in Texas, but also about how officers decide what weapon to..."

May 31, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Playback: Chaos in Tejas
Chaos in Tejas courts hip-hop, and other tales from the underground punk / metal fest
"...number of boundary-pushing musicians mounting a large number of projects, the local scene remains collaboratively incestuous, eminently creative, and,..."

May 31, 2013 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Labor Group Seeks to Depose White Lodging
Downtown Marriott developer accused of breaking incentive agreement
"...The ongoing scrum between the Workers Defense Project and White Lodging – the firm behind the soon-to-be..."

May 10, 2013 News Feature by Mike Kanin

UPDATED: Victim of Police Shooting Struggled With Mental Illness
Investigation ongoing into Tuesday's shooting
"...post below is updated to include reaction from the Texas Civil Rights Project, which is asking for an independent..."

April 26, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Headlines
"...› Texas Campaign for the Environment reached a settlement in its..."

Feb. 22, 2013 News Feature

Texans March for Immigration Reform
Friday's rally will challenge the Legislature's silence
"...coalition of social justice groups, including the ACLU of Texas, the Austin Immigrant Rights Coalition, and the Texas Civil..."

Feb. 21, 2013 News Post by Brandon Watson

Then There's This: Labor Reps Target Marriott
Construction workers say they're getting stiffed on wages at city-backed project
"...workers prevailing wage rates on the new Down­town Marriott project. At a Wednesday press conference, the Workers Defense Project..."

Feb. 8, 2013 News Column by Amy Smith

Austin ISD: The Resegregationists
Pearce, Garcia to be single sex schools, IDEA back tonight
"...was somewhat surprising: This was trustee Cheryl Bradley's pet project, and it was obvious President Vince Torres was on..."

Jan. 29, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Brandon's Tops & Bottoms
Gay Place bloggers weigh in with individual lists: 2012 from 10 to F1
"...have a pansexual legislator deep in the heart of Texas...."

Jan. 7, 2013 Qmmunity Post by Brandon Watson

Civics 101
"...SAN ANTONIO FOUR Join representatives from the Innocence Project for this screening and discussion of the documentary on..."

Nov. 16, 2012 News Column

Framing the Guilty?
Houston police thought they had their man – so the evidence was no problem
"...guilty or innocent. According to the New York-based Innocence Project, government misconduct is a leading cause of wrongful convictions...."

Nov. 2, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The AggreGAYtor: October 31
Your daily dose of LGBTQIA news
"...• Britain’s big banks threaten to pull support for..."

Oct. 31, 2012 Qmmunity Post by Brandon Watson

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