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Veterans who need legal advice or legal assistance can visit a free legal clinic on Saturday, July 23, from 9:00 a.m. until noon, at the Texas City VA Outpatient Clinic, 9300 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway, Suite 206, Texas City, 77591. The clinic is a public service of the Galveston Bar Association and the Houston Bar […]

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is scheduled to return as a partner at the big corporate law firm he exited more than five years…

If you haven’t seen it, there’s a video circulating of Mike Brown’s stepfather, Louis Head standing outside the Ferguson, Mo., police headquarters shouting “Burn this…

Bar Associations with Pasadena and Galveston plan to reach out to veterans in our area. They’ll be offering free legal clinics for any veteran or spouse…

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New Texas law requires all school districts within the stat to draft and enact a comprehensive anti-bullying policy. The law also gives school districts the power to transfer a student who gets caught bullying to a different classroom or a different school within the district. For the full scoop, click here.

A federal judge stops the state of Texas from keeping Planned Parenthood from participating in the Women’s Health program.  The judge believes the Texas law…

Tax cut deal: What to expect in your paycheck Via:cnnmonney.com Come January, you’ll start to see some changes in your paycheck, as the new Social Security tax break that President Obama signed into law Friday takes effect. The measure, part of a sweeping package of tax cuts, will reduce the amount of money workers pay […]

(Reuters) – San Francisco on Tuesday became the first major U.S. city to pass a law that cracks down on the popular practice of giving away free toys with unhealthy restaurant meals for children. San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors passed the law on a veto-proof 8-to-3 vote. It takes effect on December 1. The law, […]

Since the controversial immigration bill passed in Arizona, several Houston groups are coming together to form an immigration protest across the United States.

President Obama signed sweeping health care reform legislation into law at the White House on Tuesday.