Monthly Archives: December 2015

AG issues opinion on instructional materials for schools

The Texas attorney general said in a December 4 opinion that a court likely would determine that the Legislature has not specifically delegated to the State Board of Education (SBOE) the authority to enact certain rules on school districts’ adoption of textbooks and … Continue reading

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State grant funds legal aid for some arrestees with mental illness

Bexar County recently began a program partially funded by a state grant that could increase the number of indigent criminal defendants with mental illness released from jail on a personal bond before trial. The grant will help provide certain arrestees … Continue reading

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