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Travis Co. Medical Examiner's Office
After year of screwups in the Travis Co. Medical Examiner's Office, Chief ME Roberto Bayardo announces that he will retire
"...Travis Co. Medical Examiner to Quit As questions about the..."

April 7, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

CSI: Travis County
Why Is the Medical Examiner's Office so screwed up?
"...Guy "Mike" Burson, checked into the Round Rock Hospital, complaining of both abdominal and back pain. He'd previously had..."

June 30, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Travis County ME: Who's on First?
Lots of finger-pointing over who's to blame
"...When pressed, Travis Co. Medical Examiner Dr. Roberto Bayardo concedes that, perhaps,..."

June 30, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Updates and upgrades badly needed
"...In order to gain national accreditation, the Travis Co. Medical Examiners Office would need more staff, more..."

July 29, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

What Killed Michael Clark?
The official Travis Co. autopsy doesn't tell the whole story
"...Just after 1pm on Sept. 26, the second of two record-breaking 108-degree days, Austin police officers working..."

Dec. 2, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Rocha Case: New Drug Evidence Raises Questions About County Lab
First test showed no drugs in suspect; second contradicted
"...There's more trouble and confusion in the Daniel Rocha police homicide case...."

July 22, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Lee Rosenthal, in their opinion upholding the GOP's new congressional district map...."

Jan. 9, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...of the dust has settled: Tuesday's primaries ejected incumbent Travis Co. Com-missioner Karen Sonleitner, replacing her with challenger and..."

March 10, 2006 News Feature

Say Hello to Your New ME
Commissioners vote to hire Dr. David Dolinak as county's third-ever medical examiner
"...a special voting session July 5 – called, as Travis Co. Judge Sam Biscoe put it, to handle two..."

July 14, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Another One Bites The Dust
Elizabeth Peacock resigns from Travis County Medical Examiner's Office
"...After 10 years, Chief Deputy Medical Examiner Elizabeth Peacock on May 15 told county officials..."

May 26, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...the grand jury." – William Gibson, foreman of the Travis County grand jury that indicted Tom DeLay last week,..."

Oct. 7, 2005 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"..."I hope they realize it's a volunteer job." – Travis Co. Judge Sam Biscoe, after more than 50 people..."

July 9, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...have a rich heritage of diversity, and that diversity continues today." – A Juneteenth statement from the Texas GOP,..."

June 23, 2006 News Feature

Biscoe Defends the M.E.
A response to the Rev. Sterling Lands' charges of coroner misconduct
"...Travis Co. Judge Sam Biscoe on Monday announced the end..."

Sept. 3, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Justice Denied?
Advocates Still Fighting for Lacresha Murray's Freedom
"...photograph by Jana Birchum It's been two years since Travis County District Attorney Ronnie Earle delivered that message to..."

Aug. 7, 1998 News Feature by Jordan Smith

A Parliament of Experts
Did 'expert testimony' convict an innocent woman of murder?
"...So she took her 21-month-old son, Bryan, to the..."

Feb. 4, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...starts Monday, April 28. See endorsements, plus lots of coverage, beginning with "Point Austin."..."

April 25, 2008 News Feature

The Dark Horses
The redistricted Centex Democrats bravely into battle go
"...The sun is just coming up over the East Texas horizon as our aging,..."

July 30, 2004 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Looking at the Lege After a Flaccid Special Session
Alpha males Abbott and Patrick can't get their red meat passed
"...Conundrum one: Texas Governor Greg Abbott has one 140-day regular..."

Aug. 18, 2017 News Feature by the News Staff

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