- Texas court: State flag-desecration law unconstitutional Updated: Oct-07-15 5:11 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas' ban on flag desecration is unconstitutional, a state court ruled Wednesday, invalidating a seldom-enforced ban that lawmakers enacted in 1989 after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down nearly identical legislation on First Amendment grounds.
- Appeals court will review Rick Perry's abuse of power charge Updated: Oct-07-15 11:05 am
AUSTIN, Texas - The highest criminal court in Texas will consider whether former Gov. Rick Perry should be prosecuted on charges of abusing his veto power before leaving office.