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Current Issue: November 2020

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14 | Report from the Reapportionment/Redistricting Committee – By Tip Hargrove
16 | Blue Matters Matter – By Mitch Adams & Bobby Mims
28 | Veterans and Violence Part 2: Forensic Psychological and Neuropsychological Evaluations of Veterans with PTSD and TBI – By John Matthew Fabian
37 | First! COVID-19 Jury Selection – By Brandon T. Winn

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6 | President’s Message
8 | Chapter and Verse
9 | Federal Corner
12 | From the Front Porch
13 | Shout Outs

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5 | CLE Seminars and Meetings
39 | Significant Decisions Report

Current Issue: October 2020

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17 | A Primer on the Texas EOCA Statute – By Ed McClees
20 | Zoom Jury Trials: The Idea Exceeds the Technology – By Jennifer Lapinski, Robert Hirschhorn, and Lisa Blue
27 | Veterans and Violence Part I: Forensic Psychological and Neuropsychological Evaluations of Veterans with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury – By John Matthew Fabian

Columns

6 | President’s Message
7 | Shout Outs
8 | Executive Officer’s Perspective
9 | Editor’s Comment
10 | Ethics and the Law
12 | Chapter and Verse
13 | Federal Corner

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5 | CLE Seminars and Meetings
43 | Significant Decisions Report

Current Issue: September 2020

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17 | Practical Handgun Laws and Defenses in Texas – By Ronnie Yeates
21 | Chapter and Verse: A Deep Dive into the CCP – By Allison Mathis
23 | Getting Your Wings Back: How Pilots Charged with DWI Can Get Back to Flying – By Dr. Arthur T. Hadley & J. Gary Trichter
25 | Balancing the Scales: A Closer Look at Ake vs. Oklahoma – By Clifford Duke
29 | Rethinking Article 38.23(a) Jury Instructions – By Michael C. Gross

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6 | President’s Message
7 | Shout Outs
8 | Chief Executive Officer’s Perspective
9 | Editor’s Comment
10 | Staff Spotlight
11 | Ethics and the Law
13 | Federal Corner

Departments

5 | CLE Seminars and Meetings
32 | Significant Decisions Report

Current Issue: July-August 2020

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19 | Cold Texting: The New Wave of Barratry – By Ed McClees & Mark Thiessen
24 | Law in the Time of Coronavirus – By TCDLA Members
28 | The Beginning of Lawyer-Assistance Programs – By Rick Wardroup
30 | The Impact of Criminal (Mis)Behavior on Country Music – By Charles S. Chambers
33 | A Message from TCDLA’s COVID-19 Response Task Force

Columns

6 | President’s Message
7 | Chief Executive Officer’s Perspective
9 | Staff Spotlight
10 | Editor’s Comment
12 | Ethics and the Law
14 | Federal Corner
18 | Shout Outs

Departments

5 | CLE Seminars and Meetings
34 | Significant Decisions Report

Current Issue: June 2020

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20 | Competency Hearings – By Floyd Jennings
55 | An Artifact of Times Long Gone – By Tip Hargrove
57 | Memories of TCDLA’s 1st President (Part II) – By Frank Maloney

Columns

6 | President’s Message
7 | Chief Executive Officer’s Perspective
10 | Editor’s Comment
11 | Editor’s Comment II
12 | Ethics and the Law
14 | Federal Corner
18 | Shout Outs

Departments

5 | CLE Seminars and Meetings
25 | Significant Decisions Report

Current Issue: May 2020

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20 | How to Fix a Blood Warrant Scandal – By Mark Ryan Thiessen & Frank Sellers
49 | Memories of TCDLA’s 1st President – By Frank Maloney
66 | General Information on Immigration Issues During the COVID-19 Pandemic – By Paul Tu
68 | Padilla at 10: Myths, Facts, and Tools for Immigration Consequences of Conviction – By Geoff Burkhart & Julie Wimmer
75 | Opinion: Many Texas Judges Acting Inhumanely – By Robb Fickman
76 | We Will Not Be Deterred: Reading of the Declaration of Independence 2020 – By Chuck Lanehart

Columns

6 | President’s Message
7 | Chief Executive Officer’s Perspective
12 | Ethics and the Law
14 | Federal Corner

Departments

5 | CLE Seminars and Meetings
27 | Significant Decisions Report

Current Issue: April 2020

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18 | Supreme Court of Texas and Gray v. Skelton: Look Out, Criminal Defense Attorneys – By Randy Johnston
20 | Inspire Your Clients to Get the Best Results – By Charlie Roadman
24 | News from the Trenches: SR-22 Requirement Confusion – By Jay Freeman
30 | Jury Selection in Sexual Assault Cases – By Sarah Roland
37 | Health and Safety Code Chapter 81 – By Sarah Roland
43 | Online Courts Guide for Texas Defense Attorneys – By Texas Indigent Defense Commission

Columns

6 | President’s Message
7 | Chief Executive Officer’s Perspective
8 | Editor’s Comment
12 | Ethics and the Law
14 | Federal Corner
17 | Shout Outs

Departments

5 | CLE Seminars and Meetings

Current Issue: March 2020

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18 | Extraneous Crimes, Wrongs, and Acts: What Are They and How Can They Impact Your Case? – By Craig Jett
29 | The Saga of Slippery Sam Cates, Crosby County’s Crafty Miscreant – By Chuck Lanehart
36 | A Race He Could Not Win: The Trial of All-American Swimmer Ryan Harty – By Bruce S. Fox

Columns

6 | President’s Message
7 | Chief Executive Officer’s Perspective
8 | Editor’s Comment
12 | Ethics and the Law
14 | Federal Corner
17 | Shout Outs

Departments

5 | CLE Seminars and Meetings
40 | Significant Decisions Report

Current Issue: January/February 2020

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22 | Protecting Your Client’s Conduct While Admitting the Accuser’s: Texas Rules of Evidence 403, 404, 412, and 609 – By Grant Scheiner & Will R. Vaughn
28 | A Practical Guide for Reviewing Evidence in DWI/DUI Cases – By Sol Bobst
30 | Back to Basics: Attack SFSTs, Not the Officer – By Mark Ryan Thiessen & Frank Sellers

Columns

6 | President’s Message
7 | Executive Director’s Perspective
9 | Editor’s Comment
11 | Ethics and the Law
16 | Federal Corner
20 | Shout Outs

Departments

5 | CLE Seminars and Meetings
39 | Significant Decisions Report

Current Issue: December 2019

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22 | Coercive Interrogation and the Vulnerable Population – By Amber Farrelly & Keith Hampton
28 | Memories of a Christmas in Vietnam – By Buck Files
30 | Voir Dire: Method Follows Model – By Mark W. Bennett
34 | Small-Town Advice for the Big-City Lawyer – By Dean Watts

Columns

6 | President’s Message
7 | Executive Director’s Perspective
8 | Editor’s Comment
10 | Ethics and the Law
15 | Federal Corner
20 | Shout Outs

Departments

5 | CLE Seminars and Meetings
37 | Significant Decisions Report