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Joel Androphy and Sarah Frazier served as Program Directors for the American Bar Association's National False Claims and Qui Tam Trial Institute in Washington DC, from June 5-7, 2013. Joel and Sarah handled the jury selection, opening argument, and closing argument.
Learn More To learn more about Joel and Sarah's participation in the Workshop, and phases of the "Trial" please view the False Claims Institute's Program Brochure.


ABA Journal

Ex-DA Takes Stand at Federal Racketeering Enterprise Trial, Cites Prosecutorial Discretion
May 23, 2013
By Martha Neil
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Trial Begins for Ex-DA Accused in Cash-for-court-favors Case; Convicted Ex-judge is First Witness
May 13, 2013
By Martha Neil
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As Trial Looms for Ex-DA Accused in RICO Enterprise Case, Feds Make New Accusations
March 27, 2013
By Martha Neil
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List of Top 75 Plaintiffs Lawyers Highlights ‘Macho Image of Trial Lawyering’
October 12, 2010
By Debra Cassens Weiss
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ABC News

Jury Convicts Former South Texas DA of Corruption
May 25, 2013
Associated Press
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Bank error nearly causes veteran, 91, to lose her home
February 05, 2013
By Deborah Wrigley
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Husband Charged After Allegedly Aiding His Wife's Suicide
July 2, 2012
By Deborah Wrigley
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Battle Over Attorneys' Fees Connected to HPD BAT Van Investigation
June, 26 2012
By Miya Shay
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Recap of Live Chat with Joel Androphy about the Blomberg Verdict
Joel Androphy discusses former HPD officer Andrew Blomberg’s not guilty of official oppression verdict.
May 16, 2012 (Original Air Date)
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Cracking Down on Houston's Sex Industry?
May 4, 2012
By Wayne Dolcefino
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Harris County-Produced Movie Racks Up Bills
April 27, 2012
By Wayne Dolcefino
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Grand Jury Declines to Indict Constable May Walker
February 11, 2012
By Wayne Dolcefino
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FBI, Texas Rangers Questioning Staffers at DA's Office Over Reaction to Grand Jury Investigation
February 07, 2012
By Ted Oberg
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Deliberations in Trial of Katy Girl Accused of Killing Her Dad to Continue on Monday
February 03, 2012
By Kevin Quinn
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Who's Been Beating the Jury Duty System?
February 03, 2012
By Wayne Dolcefino
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Jury to Spend Third Day Deliberating Fate of Girl Accused of Killing Dad
February 02, 2012
By Kevin Quinn
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DA Pat Lykos Launched Examination of Grand Jury After ABC13 Report
February 02, 2012
By Ted Oberg
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Harris County District Attorney Pat Lykos: What Investigator Did is Not an 'Investigation'
February 01, 2012
By Ted Oberg
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DA Lykos Subpoenaed to Testify Before Grand Jury
January 6, 2012
By Tom Abrahams
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Jerry Eversole Sentenced to Three Years Probation
January 4, 2012
By Wayne Dolcefino
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New Details in Officer Shooting of Man at Denny's
January 3, 2012
By Andy Cerota
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ADA Still on Job Despite Admitting She May Have Committed Crime
December 20, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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Prosecutor Testifies 'Fix is In' in Grand Jury Case Over BAT Vans
December 19, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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4 Harris Co. Employees May Face Charges in Probe
November 7, 2011
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Testimony Resumes in Murder-for-Hire Trial of Alleged Hitman
November 2, 2011
By Katie McCall
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Judge Threatens Top DA Assistants with Jail Time
November 1, 2011
By Andy Cerota
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Is She a Sergeant – or an Internet Diva?
October 28, 2011
By Wayne Docefino
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Four Harris County Assistant DAs subpoenaed in BAT van investigation
October 25, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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Woman Testifies in Dad’s Murder Trial
October 25, 2011
By Deborah Wrigley
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Controversy in BAT van investigation
October 21, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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Jurors Hear About Dad’s State of Mind After Son Went Missing

October 20, 2011
By Deborah Wrigley
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Dad to Go on Trial for His 3-year Old Son’s Murder
October 11, 2011
By Katie McCall
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Precinct 6 Breaking State Law Ethics?
September 23, 2011
By Wayne Dolcefino
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Harris County Precint 6 Constable’s Actions Questioned
September 22, 2011
By Wayne Dolcefino
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Expenses for Constable Trevino’s Charity Questioned
September 22, 2011
By Wayne Dolcefino
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Constable Trevino’s Charity: Where’d the Money Go?
September 22, 2011
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Former Hand Surgeon Found Not Guilty of Assaulting His Wife
September 20, 2011
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Jerry Eversole Resigns as Harris Co. Commissioner
September 20, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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Jury Deliberating in Former Hand Surgeon’s Assault Trial

September 19, 2011
By Cynthia Cisneros
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Stepdaughter, Wife Testify in Surgeon Assault Trial
September 15, 2011
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Wife Testifies Against Surgeon at Assault Trial
September 15, 2011
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Exonerated Man Behind Bars on New Charge

September 01, 2011
By Miya Shay
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Red Light Camera Court Battle Goes On
July 19, 2011
By Miya Shay
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Twins Accused in Mother’s Murder No-billed
July 12, 2011
By Adela Uchida
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Mayor: Red Light Cameras to Be Turned Back On
July 06, 2011
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Woman: Doctors Left Surgical Instrument Inside Me
June 30, 2011
By Andy Cerota
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Mall Says No to Sagging Pants
June 24, 2011
By Demond Fernandez
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Questions Surround Investigation Involving LaBelle
June 03, 2011
By Miya Shay
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New Details in Wreck that Killed 2 Kids
May 30, 2011
By Jessica Willey
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Driver Arrested After Worker Fatally Struck at Toll Plaza
May 27, 2011
By Kevin Quinn
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Former Enron Exec Fastow moved to Houston Halfway House
May 18, 2011
By Tom Abrahams
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Woman Charged with Felony Over Fake Facebook Page
April 29, 2011
By Jessica Willey
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Eversole to Stand Trial With Developer in October
April 27, 2011
By Wayne Dolcefino
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DWI Investigation Under Scrutiny
April 26, 2011
By Andy Cerota
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Mixed Emotions After Day Care Owner Shows Remorse
April 21, 2011
By Miya Shay
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Are Politics To Play In Possibility Of Removing Eversole?
April 06, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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Day Care Operator Faces Four Murder Charges
March 31, 2011
By Erik Barajas
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Mistrial Declared In Jerry Eversole Trial
March 30, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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Deadlocked Jury to Continue Deliberations
March 29, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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Jury Deliberates All Day in Eversole Trial
March 29, 2011
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Jury Begins Deliberations in Eversole Trial
March 28, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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Defense Rests in Eversole Corruption Trial
March 23, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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Family: Jessica Tata Turns Herself In
March 20, 2011
By Andy Cerota and Sonia Azad
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Was Eversole’s Landscaping a Bribe Or a Gift?
March 18, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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Trip at Center Testimony in Eversole Corruption Trial
March 16, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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US Marshals ‘Aggressively Pursuing’ Tata
March 14, 2011
By Deborah Wrigley
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Women in Road Rage Killing May Not Be Indicted
March 10, 2011
By Jessica Willey
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Prosecutors Try To Prove Case in Eversole Corruption Trial
March 09, 2011
By Ted Oberg
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Jerry Eversole trial underway
March 07, 2011
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License in question after fatal day care fire
March 03, 2011
By Andy Cerota
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How was woman charged in fire able to flee?
March 01, 2011
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Exonerated man ineligible for $1.4 million compensation
February 15, 2011
By Sonia Azad
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Homeowner left with mess after water main break
February 10, 2011
By Erik Barajas
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Proposed legislation aims to curb teen sexting
February 07, 2011
By Adela Uchida
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Report: HFD discriminated towards female firefighter
January 17, 2011
By Miya Shay
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Group plans to take on HOAs over flags
January 7, 2011
By Erik Barajas
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City of Houston faces lawsuit over Proposition 1
December 16, 2010
By Miya Shay
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Son Charged in Stabbing Death of Mother
December 09, 2010
By Deborah Wrigley
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Appeals Court Halts Death Penalty Hearing
December 08, 2010
By Christine Dobbyn
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City Officials React to Red Light Camera Lawsuit
November 28, 2010
By Samica Knight
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Judge Issues Injunction, Leaving Red Light Cams Up
November 27, 2010
By Sonia Azad
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Local Man Claims TSA Pat-down Went Too Far
November 11, 2010
By Andy Cerota
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Local company pays $15M to settle food expiration lawsuit
November 19, 2010
By Andy Cerota
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Harris County hires its first public defender
November 09, 2010
By Katie McCall
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HISD releases probe report on ex-Yates HS principal
November 08, 2010
By Jessica Willey
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Both sides rest in Susan Wright resentencing trial
October 29, 2010
By Sonia Azad
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Defense rests in Susan Wright’s trial
October 28, 2010
By Cynthia Cisneros
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Video of Susan Wright’s son played in court
October 27, 2010
By Cynthia Cisneros
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Susan Wright’s mother testifies of abuse at resentencing trial
October 26, 2010
By Cynthia Cisneros
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Jury reaches verdict in Chad Holley’s trial
October 26, 2010
By Jessica Willey
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Ex-fiancee provides tearful testimony
October 25, 2010
By Cynthia Cisneros
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Trial begins for teen at center of alleged beating
October 25, 2010
By Deborah Wrigley
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Defense takes over in Susan Wright resentencing
October 22, 2010
By Cynthia Cisneros
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Victim’s co-worker testifies in Susan Wright trial
October 20, 2010
By Cynthia Cisneros
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Testimony continues in Susan Wright resentencing
October 19, 2010
By Cynthia Cisneros
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Judge grants protective order for beating video
October 19, 2010
By Ted Oberg
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Push could create new drunk driving charge
October 7, 2010
By Kevin Quinn
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New details in case of dad accused of slaying kids
September 23, 2010
By Jessica Willey
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Red light camera fight heats up
September 13, 2010
By Deborah Wrigley
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How was the DA’s first year?
September 13, 2010
By Miya Shay
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Traffic ticket turns into three-year-long saga
August 23, 2010
By Gene Apodaca
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Local trainer says he’s tainted by Clemens scandal
August 20, 2010
By Deborah Wrigley
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Judge rules in case of fight over dogs
August 18, 2010
By Andy Cerota
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More fallout from alleged HPD, HFD ticket fixing
August 10, 2010
By Kevin Quinn
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Dog owner battles shelter over pets
July 28, 2010
By Jeff Ehling
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Harris County sued by former employee
July 21, 2010
By Jessica Willey
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Friends, family remember teen killed in crash
July 15, 2010
By Christine Dobbyn
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New details in HPD teen beating case
June 24, 2010
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Is your online privacy protected?
May 25, 2010
By Adela Uchida
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Justice Department launches oil spill probe
May 24, 2010
By Ted Oberg
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Harris County settles with deputy in beard lawsuit
May 12, 2010
By Miya Shay
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Continental shareholders file suit to block merger
May 4, 2010
By Sonia Azad
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Teen arrested for skipping jury duty
April 29, 2010
By Katie McCall
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Man sues Harris County for $20 million
April 13, 2010
By Andy Cerota
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Suspect’s brother kicked out during testimony
March 30, 2010
By Cynthia Cisneros
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Local judge rules death penalty unconstitutional
March 5, 2010
By Jessica Willey
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Local family files lawsuit against Toyota
March 3, 2010
By Jeff Ehling
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Following the money trail after Ike
February 24, 2010
By Wayne Dolcefino
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Are your tax dollars paying for a family affair?
February 24, 2010
By Wayne Dolcefino
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Judge Reagan Helm resigns on eve of recusal hearing
February 17, 2010

Victim’s family wants justice served in US
February 11, 2010
By Jessica Willey
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Whistleblowing nurse could face 10 years in prison
February 10, 2010
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Judge resigns on eve of recusal hearing
February 3, 2010
By Jessica Willey
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Big changes in drug trace evidence cases
December 8, 2009
By Erik Barajas
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Driver in fatal wreck at 3 DWI convictions
November 3, 2009
By Adela Uchida
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Tears fill courtroom during trial
October 2, 2009
By Miya Shay
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Michael Jackson’s doctor posts video
August 18, 2009
By Art Rascon
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Man charged in boy’s shooting death
August 13, 2009
By Sonia Azad
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Writing sample ordered for accusing firefighter
July 31, 2009
By Gene Apodaca
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Sting operation yields results
June 30, 2009
By Gene Apodaca
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13 Undercover investigates deals in Liberty Co.
June 3, 2009
By Wayne Dolcefino
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New law targets drunk drivers
July 27, 2009
By Andrea Lucia
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Source: Drug contributed to Jackson's death
July 28, 2009
By Tom Abrahams
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Killer's girlfriend testifies in murder retrial
May 11, 2009
By Cynthia Cisneros
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Deputy fired for alleged official oppression
May 7, 2009
By Christine Dobbyn
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Liberty County judge sued
May 1, 2009
By Wayne Dolcefino
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Did judge help out in DWI case?
March 16, 2009
By Wayne Dolcefino
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Officers file suit against NFL star's father
February 5, 2009
By Miya Shay
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Lay's Death Won't Stop Lawsuits, But Government's Efforts to Recoup His Money Are Stalled
July 6, 2006
Sylvie Rottman Reports
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ALM and Martindale-Hubbel

Joel Androphy & David Berg Selected as New York Top Rated Attorneys in 2012 and 2013
As result of a combined effort to determine "the-best-of-the-best," Martindale-Hubbel® and ALM, the Nation's Largest Publisher of Legal Media, selected both David Berg and Joel Androphy as New York Top Rated Attorneys.
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American Lawyer

Prosecutors Suffer Another FCPA Trial Loss as Judge Acquits ABB Manager of Bribing Mexican Utility Officials
January 16, 2012
By Jan Wolfe
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American Medical News

Health Reform Law Expands False Claims Act
April 26, 2010
By Amy Lynn Sorrel
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American Shipper

Greek officer acquitted in magic pipe case
April 30, 2010
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BBC

Fuel Theft Disputes Rock Mexico
October 4, 2012
By Will Grant
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Enron's Skilling set to testify
April 6, 2006
By Michelle Fleury
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Bloomberg

IRS Resists Whistle-Blowers Despite Wide U.S. Tax Gap
June 19, 2012
By Jesse Drucker & Peter S. Green
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Allen Stanford Loses Bid for $100 Million of Lloyd’s Directors Insurance
October 13, 2010
By Laurel Brubaker Calkins and Andrew M. Harris
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Lilly to Pay Biggest Fine Ever to End Zyprexa Probe
By Margaret Cronin Fisk and Cary O’Reilly
January 16, 2009
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BP Profit May Lose 10 Cents a Share as Fine Weighed
December 18, 2007
By Laurel Brubaker Calkins and Margaret Cronin Fisk
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Bloomberg Businessweek

Greek crew member acquitted of dumping charges
April 29, 2010
The Associated Press
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The Brownsville Herald

Prosecutor Rebuts Villalobos Request for Acquittal or New Trial
June 27, 2013
By Emma Perez-Treviño
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Villalobos Claims ‘Juror Misconduct,’ Seeks Acquittal
June 8, 2013
By Emma Perez-Treviño
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Defense Attorney Describes Villalobos as ‘Innocent Victim’
May 25, 2013
Emma Perez-Treviño
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Hearing Reveals Connections in Alleged DA Corruption
April 13, 2013
By Emma Perez-Trevino
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Villalobos’ Attorney Wants Trial Held in Brownsville
January 28, 2013
By Emma Perez-Trevino
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Ex-DA Villalobos Pleads Not Guilty
January 16, 2013
By Emma Perez-Trevino
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CBS News

U.S. Accuses Ex-Mexican Governor Tomas Yarrington of Taking Cartel Bribes
May 24, 2012
Associated Press
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Chalos & Co, P.C.

NOT GUILTY!! Chief Engineer Acquitted in Texas 'Magic Pipe' Pollution Trial
April 28, 2010
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CNNMoney.com

Going soft on white collar crime
Now that the Enron trial is over, it seems the fervor over prosecuting corporate crime has died down.

July 13, 2006
By Shaheen Pasha
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Lay's death throws wrench into civil claims
Enron founder Kenneth Lay's sudden death could make it tough for the government and civil lawsuits to get the money they've been seeking.

July 6, 2006
By Shaheen Pasha
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Things look grim for Lay, Skilling
As the jury gets set to deliberate, legal experts say the odds are against the former Enron executives being acquitted.
May 12, 2006
By Shaheen Pasha
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Lay and Skilling miss their marks
As the Enron trial enters its final stretch, legal experts say the odds are stacked against Enron founder Ken Lay and former CEO Jeffrey Skilling.

May 5, 2006
By Shaheen Pasha
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Corporate Crime Reporter

Baylor University Medical Center to Pay $907,000 to Settle False Claims Act Charge
November 27, 2012
By Editor
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King Pharmaceuticals to Pay $124 Million to Settle False Claims Act Charge
November 1, 2005
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Corpus Christi Caller

Greek crew member acquitted of dumping charges in Gulf near Corpus Christi
April 28, 2010
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CultureMap Houston

Child Advocates Scores Big with Cirque du Magnifique Benefit in a Spanking New Party Venue
May 12, 2011
By Shelby Hodge
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Daily Shipping News

Vessel Chief Engineer cleared in ‘Magic Pipe’ pollution case
April 30, 2010
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Dallas News

Dallas’ Baylor University Medical Center settles over allegations of false Medicare claims
November 27, 2012
By Kevin Krause
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Electronic Captian.com

Greek Maritime Officer Acquitted in Pollution Trial
April 30, 2010
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Environmental Crimes Blog

Greek Maritime Officer Acquitted in Texas “Magic Pipe” Case
April 29,2010
By Walter D. James III , PLLC
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Fairplay

Officer cleared over magic pipe
April 29, 2010
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FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigations)

Federal Jury Convicts Former Cameron County District Attorney Armando Villalobos in Connection with South Texas Bribery Scheme
May 28, 2013
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FCPA Blog

Government Dismisses O'Shea Case
February 9, 2012
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Regarding Foreign Evidence, The Echo Of History
January 23, 2012
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Judge To DOJ: Your Principal Witness Knows Almost Nothing
January 19, 2012
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O'Shea Lawyer: The Gov't Will Have To Alter Its Strategy
January 19, 2012
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O’Shea Acquitted On All Counts
January 17, 2012
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FCPA Professor Blog

Friday Roundup
February 10, 2012
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O’Shea Not Guilty Of Substantive FCPA Charges
January 17th, 2012
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Federal Securities Law Blog

Judge Dismisses FCPA Charges Against John O'Shea
January 17, 2012
By William McGrath
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Forbes

The FCPA Fiasco: Pressure Tactics In Corruption Cases Backfiring
January 17, 2012
By Nathan Vardi
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Fox News

Houston Day Care Owner Faces Murder Trial in Fatal Blaze; Attorneys Insist No Intent to Kill
October 22, 2012
Associated Press
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Texas DA Accused of Allowing Killer to Escape
July 01, 2012
Associated Press
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Texas Teen in Police Beating Video Case Rearrested
June 17, 2012
Associated Press
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South Texas DA Charged with Extortion, Fraud
May 7, 2012
Associated Press
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Lawyer: Ex-Mexican Gov. Denies Drug Bribe Claims
May 23, 2012
Associated Press
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Mexico's Former Ruling Party Distances From Ex-Gov
May 23, 2012
Associated Press
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Texas DA Accused of Racketeering Urged to Resign
May 08, 2012
Associated Press
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HealthExecNews.com

Children’s Hospital System Pays $1.5M to Settle Double-billing Lawsuit
March 15, 2013
By J. White
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Globe Newswire

Whistleblower’s Complaints Leads American Grocers, Inc. to Pay $13.2 Million to Settle Fraud Charges, Says Berg & Androphy
November 19, 2010
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Houston Business Journal

American Grocers Faces $13M Penalty in Fraud Case
November 19, 2010
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Houston lawyer involved in settlement over pharmaceutical pricing
November 2, 2005
By Monica Perin
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Houston Chronicle

Eviction Error Has a Happy Ending for 91-Year-Old Widow
Feb 6, 2013
By Carol Christian
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Texas State Professor's Property Targeted by Feds
September 25, 2012
By Jason Buch, Guillermo Contreras
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Acquittal Just the Latest in String of Federal Court Flops
June 19, 2012
By Mike Tolson
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Cameron Leader Calls for Indicted DA to Step Down
May 8, 2012
By Lynn Brezosky
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After Losing Everything, Mexico Bribery Suspect Acquitted
January 18, 2012
By Dane Schiller
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Grand Jury Calls 4 Harris County Prosecutors
October 25, 2011
By Laura Weisman
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Not a Runaway [Jury]
October 23, 2011
By Murray Newman
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Entrepreneur was open about transgender life
February 13, 2011
By Mike Tolson
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Filmmaker Carlos Calbillo wants kids to speak with their cameras
August 19, 2010
By Claudia Feldman
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Bush-Cheney insider surfaces in Pemex scandal
October 10, 2009
By Guillermo Contreras
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Enron Retirement Fund Deal Near
August 25, 2006
By John C. Roper
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Merrill Lynch case could go before full panel
August 3, 2006
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Winners or losers, lawyers to benefit from Enron trial
May 28, 2006
By John C. Roper
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Now It's Up to the Jury
May 19, 2006
By Mary Flood
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Enron verdict hinges on Lay, Skilling testimony, experts say
May 9, 2006
By Mary Flood
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Trial getting personal for Lay
Defense to call pastors, friends; Skilling's team lines up experts
May 1, 2006
By Tom Fowler
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Prosecution rests. How did it perform?
March 29, 2006
By Mary Flood
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Houston Press

Dr. Khaled Jabboury: Incredible Story of a Proven Cancer Doctor Getting Steamrolled by the Insurance Giants
May 18, 2012
By Steve Jansen
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Terence Johnson Throws American Flag into Traffic, But Is That Illegal?
May 8, 2012
By Richard Connelly
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John O'Shea: Energy Exec Acquitted on Mexican Bribery Charges
January 17, 2012
By Richard Connelly
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Rob $1K from a Bank, Get Four Years; Defraud It of $100K, Get One Year
September 2, 2011
By Richard Connelly
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Jacqueline LaBaron: Instead of Murder Charges, Sect Leader’s Daughter Pleads Guilty to “Obstruction of Religious Beliefs”
June 16, 2011
By Richard Connelly
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American Grocers: Samir Itani got rich sending expired food overseas to U.S. troops in the Middle East.
December 15, 2010
By Paul Knight
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Delma Pallares: Whistleblower Helped Feds Catch Guy Who Ripped Off Troops Is Still Fighting
December 15, 2010
By Paul Knight
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Cover Story
American Grocers: Joins A Stellar List Of Companies Ripping Off Troops

December 16, 2010
By Paul Knight
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Cover Story:
Delma Pallares: Whistleblower Helped Feds Catch Guy Who Ripped Off Troops Is Still Fighting

December 15, 2010
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American Grocers: Samir Itani got rich sending expired food overseas to U.S. troops in the Middle East.
December 15, 2010
By Paul Knight Wednesday
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Joel Androphy selected as Best Civil Attorney
2009 Best of Houston® publication

September 2009
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Fake-Botox Doctor's Conviction Overturned
March 23, 2009
By Richard Connelly
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Local Attorneys Help Hit Drugmaker Hard
By Richard Connelly in Courts
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A Blog of His Own
One analyst indulges his gonzo side
March 23, 2006
Richard Connelly
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Bond Bombshell
Debra Foster’s used to rounding up fugitives. Now she’s firing away at Montgomery County.

May 22, 2003
By Richard Connelly
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True Believer
A pastor finally finds peace, four years after being accused of kiddie porn
July 11, 2002
By Richard Connelly
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Paying the Price
Hospital district officials wanted a simple one-sentence policy on immigrant health care. What they got instead was a criminal probe and plenty of politics.
October 11, 2001
By John Suval
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Graven Images
A respected preacher gets busted for child pornography on his computer. Has he delved into the worst of cyberspace depravity or just the stuff of scholarly research?

October 19, 2000
By Richard Connelly
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Trading Places
Fueling justice

July 29, 1999
By Seth Landau
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The Insider
By Tim Fleck
October 2, 1997
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Larry in Limbo
Is little guy Larry Duncan being made to suffer for the big guys' sins?
March 13, 1997
By Steve McVicker
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King Con
Steven Russell can bluff his way out of anything -- even prison. so why can't he stay out of jail?

February 6, 1997
By Steve McVicker
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Autopsy
Since Dr. Joe retired as Harris Countys chief medical examiner, the morgue itself has been undergoing a critical examination.

January 25, 1996
By Steve McVicker
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Greed on Trial
Did Teresa Rodriguez and her well-heeled investors deserve one another?

March 16, 1995
By Alison Cook
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Angels and Curanderos
Teresa Rodriguez is getting by with some help from interesting friends

March 9, 1995
By Tim Fleck
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The Trial of Joe Russo
An intimate look at how -- and why -- Houston's high flyer of the '80s was taken apart in court

December 1, 1994
By Alison Cook
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Room with a Voodoo
With good reason do the see-and-be-scenesters flock to Tony Vallone's reorchestrated Anthony's
April 7, 1994
By Alison Cook
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Huffington Post

District Attorney Armando Villalobos, Other Officials Helped Convicted Killer Amit Livingston Escape, Cops Say
July 12, 2012
By Christopher Sherman
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ICIS News

UPDATE: Murphy Energy says it was unaware it bought stolen NGLs
June 8, 2010
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Inside Counsel

Judge throws out FCPA charges against executive
The decision is one in a string of setbacks for the DOJ

January 18, 2012
By Julie Beck
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KGBT

Former DA Armando Villalobos on Trial
May 24, 2013

Joel Androphy Interview
May 24, 2013

Villalobos Found Guilty
May 24, 2013

KHOU

Corruption Trial Starts for Former Texas DA
May 14, 2013
Associated Press
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Former Prosecutor Accused of Lying on Tax Return
January 08, 2013
Associated Press
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Judge Orders Beach Condo to Government
December 12, 2012
Associated Press
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KTRK (Houston)

HPD officer arrested
January 17, 2008
By Gene Apodaca
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Son of top Harris Co. investigator missing
December 27, 2007
By Jessica Willey
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Judge's daughter wants to serve on weekends
December 17, 2007
By Jessica Willey
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Ex-coach accused of murdering his wife cries on stand
November 12, 2007
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Jury selections begin in trial of ex-coach accused of killing wife
October 15, 2007
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Woman claims her name was stolen by a porn star
July 9, 2007
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What can you do if your car is hit by a stray golf ball?
June 12, 2007
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Doctor in trouble for generic Botox
May 18, 2007
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Man's death leaves a lot of questions
March 22, 2007
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Fight over flag display in neighborhood
March 15, 2007
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Disturbing details in smuggling trial
January 9, 2007
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Suspected cop killer gets another lawyer
October 13, 2006
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Both sides rest in trial of bizarre break-in
August 16, 2006
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Mayor's White's daughter arrested
August 1, 2006
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What happens next?
What happens to the estate of Ken Lay?
July 24, 2006
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Judge reprimanded for creative sentences
May 23, 2006
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Admitted cop killer on death row could get new trial or go free
April 30, 2006
By Laura Whitley
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Missouri City man's blogging protest gets him sued
January 16, 2006
By Ted Oberg
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Andrea Yates could soon be back in Harris County
December 14, 2005
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Red light cameras turned on today
November 21, 2005
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Law 360

Former Texas DA Convicted For Role In Bribery Scheme
May 28, 2013
By Jeremy Heallen
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Reporter Wants Tapped Call Blocked From DA Corruption Case
April 11, 2013
By Juan Carlos Rodriguez
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Texas Doctors Groups Pay $2.3M To Settle FCA Suit
March 5, 2013
By Jess Davis
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Baylor Hospital Inks Medicare FCA Settlement With DOJ
November 27, 2012
By Jeff Overley
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Texas AG Blasts Subpoena In $421M FCA Suit
November 27, 2012
By Jeff Overley
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Ex-ABB Exec Dodges FCPA Charges
January 17, 2012
By Max Stendahl
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Lexology

Judge dismisses FCPA case against John O'Shea
January 17, 2012
William P. McGrath, Jr
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Los Angeles Times

Texas Businessman Settles Military Food Mislabeling Case for $15 Million
November 20, 2010
By P.J. Huffstutter and Andrew Blankstein
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Main Justice

Acquitted of FCPA Counts, O'Shea Speaks
January 18, 2012
By Deborah Hensel
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Marinelink.com

Greek Maritime Officer Acquitted in Pollution Trial
April 29, 2010
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Marine Log

Officer acquitted in “magic pipe” case
April 28, 2010
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The Maritime Executive Magazine

Greek Chief Engineer Acquitted in Texas ‘Magic Pipe’ Pollution Trial
May 6, 2010
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Maritime Today

Greek Maritime Officer Acquitted in Pollution Trial
April 29, 2010
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Meat Trade News Daily

USA – Stealing Money and Food From US Army
December 9, 2010
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ModernHealthCare.com

'High-stakes' Decision
Tuomey's Adverse Verdict May Have Lingering Effects

May 11, 2013
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Texas Hospital, Radiology Center to Pay $2.3 Million Settlement in Billing Case
March 9, 2013
By Joe Carlson
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MSNBC

Topic: The future might not look so good for Skilling and co-defendant Ken Lay.
May 9, 2006
'The Abrams Report'
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Topic: Enron‘s two head honchos go on trial.
January 30, 2006
'The Abrams Report'
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Topic: Martha Stewart wants to end her house arrest early because it‘s in her company‘s best interest.
April 13, 2005
'The Abrams Report'
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Topic: Ken Lay pleads not guilty to 11 counts stemming from Enron‘s collapse.
July 9, 2004
'The Abrams Report'
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Topic: Is Martha Stewart going to get a new trial?
April 2, 2004 'The Abrams Report'
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National Law Journal

Government Misconduct in FCPA Prosecution May Impact Other Cases
December 9, 2011
By Amanda Bronstad
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The New York Times

The Guidelines Now Tougher, Skilling to Face Sentence Today
October 23, 2006
By Alexei Barrionuevo
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Fastow Sentenced To 6 Years
September 27, 2006
By Kate Murphy and Alexei Barrionuevo
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U.S. Wants Ex-Enron Chief to Pay Lay’s Share, Too
August 15, 2006
By Alexei Barrionuevo
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Lay's Death Complicates Efforts to Seize Assets
July 6, 2006
By Simon Romero
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THE ENRON VERDICT: THE OVERVIEW; Tough Justice For Executives In Enron Era
May 27, 2006
By Kurt Eichenwald and Alexei Barrionuevo
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Out Sick for the Enron Trial, and Rethinking It
May 19, 2006
By Alexei Barrionuevo
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Judge in Enron Case Delivers a Serious Blow to the 2 Defendants
May 11, 2006
By Alexei Barrionuevo
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Which Picture of Skilling Will Enron Jurors Believe?
April 21, 2006
By Alexei Barrionuevo
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For Enron, Unwitting Assistance
February 14, 2006
By Alexei Barrionuevo
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Who Will Steal The Enron Show?
January 29, 2006
By Alexei Barrionuevo
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NuWire Investor

U.S. Government Looking Into Banks’ Mortgage Practices
January 17, 2011
By Lauren Tara LaCapra
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The Pathology Blawg

Baylor University to Pay $900K to Settle Medicare Fraud Allegations
December 4, 2012
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PostStar.com

Former local bank officer convicted of fraud
February 07, 2011
By Don Lehman
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PR Newswire

Berg & Androphy: Whistleblower Complaint Leads to $2.3 Million Settlement
March 8, 2013
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Executive John O'Shea Acquitted in 12-Count FCPA Case, According to Berg & Androphy
January 17, 2012
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Reuters

Courts push back on bribery prosecutions
January 20, 2012
By Aruna Viswanatha
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Prosecutors come out slugging at Enron trial
February 3, 2006
By Dan Whitcomb
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San Antonio Express News

More Judicial Corruption Emerges in Brownsville More Judicial Corruption Emerges in Brownsville
July 1, 2012
Associated Press
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Ship Talk

Dumping Acquittal
April 29, 2010
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Texas Lawyer

Prosecutors Suffer Another FCPA Trial Loss as Judge Acquits ABB Manager of Bribing Mexican Utility Officials
January 19, 2012
By Jan Wolfe
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Texas Lawyer | Tex Parte Blog

Closing Arguments Delivered in R. Allen Stanford's Criminal Trial
February 29, 2012
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Houston lawyers to earn big bucks on qui tam Zyprexa suit
January 20, 2009
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TG Daily

TSA Groping Hits New Lows
By Starr Keshet
November 16, 2010
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Time Magazine

The Enron Case Drags On
October 24, 2006
By Wendy Grossman
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Should Ken Lay Still Be Prosecuted?
September 7, 2006
By Wendy Grossman
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Lay's Conviction Is Gone With Him
July 5, 2006
By Wendy Grossman
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Can Lay and Skilling Win on Appeal?
May 25, 2006
By Cathy Booth Thomas
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Shaking Ken Lay's Cool
April 28, 2006
By Wendy Grossman
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On Scene: When Lay and Skilling Take the Stand
March 29, 2006
By Wendy Grossman
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TradeWinds

Quotes of the week
April 30, 2010
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Greek ‘magic piper’ cleared
April, 2010
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United Press International

Facilities Settle in Double-billing Case
March 8, 2013
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Pemex files suit against five U.S. firms
June 8, 2010
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The United States Attorney's Office, Southern District of Texas

Corpus Christi Radiologist Group and Children’s Genetic Services Clinic Settle False Claims Act Allegations
March 5, 2013
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U.S. News & World Report

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The Wall Street Journal

Wringing Out Laundered Cash
March 25, 2013
By Nathan Koppel
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Drug Probe Targets Mexican Army
May 25, 2012
By José De Córdoba
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Mexican Businessman Charged In Texas with Money Laundering
May 23, 2012
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Fraud Probe Hits Texas Prosecutor
May 8, 2012
By Nathan Koppel
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Prosecutors Move To Dismiss Remaining O’Shea Counts
February 9, 2012
By Samuel Rubenfeld
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Houston Judge Tosses Foreign Bribery Case, Hands DOJ New Setback
January 17, 2012
By C.M. Matthews
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The Washington Post

In Mexico, Case of Ex-Governor and Narcos Reads Like Crime Thriller
June 14, 2012
By William Booth
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Valley Morning Star

Ex-DA Trial Enters 2nd Day
Testimony Links Villalobos to Lucio and Rosenthal

May 14, 2013
Emma Perez-Treviño
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Prosecutor: Villalobos Case Involves Bribery, Kickbacks
May 14, 2013
Emma Perez-Treviño
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YourHoustonNews.com

Harris County Prosecutors Face Contempt Counts for Having Grand Jury Records
November 7, 2011
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