Tough Texas gets results by going softer on crime
To counter the huge number of former inmates who returned to jail after violating parole, they created hundreds of new beds in drug treatment programs with names like the In-Prison Therapeutic Treatment and Substance Abuse Felony Punishment Facilities.
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Rick Perry: Texas abuse-of-power felony indictment won't derail 2016 run
A judge's refusal to quash felony abuse of power charges will not derail – or even delay – former Texas governor Rick Perry's preparations for a possible 2016 presidential run, the Republican said on Wednesday. “We're moving right along as expected …
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Texas man missing from armored vehicle charged with felony theft
Amarillo police have charged 24-year-old Trent Michael Cook, last seen wearing a Rochester Armored Car Co. uniform, with first-degree felony theft of more than $ 200,000 after finding his armored vehicle unoccupied and empty of its contents Monday.
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