October 2010 Issue

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Features

20 | Hot Legal Issues in Child Abuse Cases, or “Stuff You’ve Got to Watch,” Part III – Craig Jett
45 | Catch of the Day: Motion to Dismiss for Failure to Provide a Speedy Trial – Andrew Forsythe

Columns

8   | President’s Message
10 | Executive Director’s Perspective
12 | Editor’s Comment
15 | Federal Corner
18 | Said & Done

Departments

5   | TCDLA Member Benefits
6   | Staff Directory
7   | CLE Seminars and Events
36 | Significant Decisions Report

September 2010 Issue

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Features

26 | Hot Legal Issues in Child Abuse Cases, or “Stuff You’ve Got to Watch,” Part II – Craig Jett

Columns

8   | President’s Message
10 | Executive Director’s Perspective
12 | Editor’s Comment
15 | Federal Corner
20 | Said & Done

Departments

5   | TCDLA Member Benefits
6   | Staff Directory
7   | CLE Seminars and Events
50 | Significant Decisions Report

July/August 2010 Issue

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Features

24 | Hot Legal Issues in Child Abuse Cases, or “Stuff You’ve Got to Watch,” Part 1 – By Craig Jett
44 | The State Bar Lends a Hand – By Kelly Pace
46 | Effective Cross-Examination: Telling your Client’s Story – By Steven Green
54 | Catch of the Day: The Lawyer with Passion – By Fred Time

Columns

8   | President’s Message
10 | Executive Director’s Perspective
12 | Editor’s Comment
15 | Federal Corner
18 | Said & Done

Departments

5   | TCDLA Member Benefits
6   | Staff Directory
7   | CLE Seminars and Events
49 | Significant Decisions Report

June 2010 Issue

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Features

21 | Nicole DeBorde’s Speech to the HCCLA
22 | Havana Nights: The 23rd Annual Rusty Duncan Advanced Criminal Seminar
28 | Ethics in Client Relations – By Betty Blackwell
51 | Catch of the Day: Skeleton Cross of Arresting Officer Who Administered FST’s – By Duncan Nimz

Columns

8   | Presidents Message
10 | Executive Director’s Perspective
12 | Editor’s Comment
15 | Federal Corner
18 | Said & Done

Departments

5   | TCDLA Member Benefits
6   | Staff Directory
7   | CLE Seminars and Events
42 | Significant Decisions Report

May 2010 Issue

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Features

20 | Are Prosecutors’ Office Policies Legal? – By Mimi Coffey
27 | Change to Bylaws & Candidates for Board of Directors
29 | Law of Contempt – By Keith S. Hampton & Kristi Couvillon
34 | Family Violence and Firearms (When can D. possess a firearm?) – By Andrew Forsythe
43 | Catch of the Day: Motion Challenging Jury Array and to Quash Jury Panel – By Mark Ryan Thiessen

Columns

8 | President’s Message
10 | Executive Director’s Perspective
11 | Editor’s Comment
13 | Federal Corner
18 | Said & Done

Departments

5 | TCDLA Member Benefits
6 | Staff Directory
7 | CLE Seminars and Events
36 | Significant Decisions Report

April 2010 Issue

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Features

20 | Pictures from the 34th Annual Texas Criminal Trial College
24 | Abdygapparova v. State of Texas: A Court’s Abdication of the Appropriate Role of the Bench – By Lori Olenick Rodriguez & Karol Furmaga
29 | Change to Bylaws & Candidates for Board of Directors
30 | Notice of Contested Election
31 | Frequent Callers to Our 911 Systems: Who’s Really Crazy – By Jeanette Kinard
44 | Catch of the Day: Competency Questionnaire – By Kiele Linroth Pace

Columns

8 | President’s Message
10 | Executive Director’s Perspective
11 | Editor’s Comment
13 | Federal Corner
18 | Said & Done

Departments

5 | TCDLA Member Benefits
6 | Staff Directory
7 | CLE Seminars and Events
38 | Significant Decisions Report

March 2010 Issue

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Features

22 | The Constitutional Right to a Public Trial Lives on in Presley v. Georgia – By Michael Gross & Joseph Esparza
29 | Change to Bylaws
29 | Candidates for Board of Directors
30 | Forensic Sciences “Report Card” from the National Academy of Sciences – By Carole Jean Powell
46 | Catch of the Day: Motion to Recuse Trial Judge Due to (a) Bias, Pressure as an Elected Judge and/or (b) Lack of Training and Qualifications in Death Penalty Cases – By John Niland & Philip Wischkaemper

Columns

8 | President’s Message
10 | Executive Director’s Perspective
12 | Editor’s Comment
13 | Federal Corner
18 | Said & Done

Departments

5 | TCDLA Member Benefits
6 | Staff Directory
7 | CLE Seminars and Events
40 | Significant Decisions Report

January/February 2010 Issue

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Features

20 | A Visit with Death – By Philip Wischkaemper
23 | Why the Hell Am I Doing This? – By Philip Wischkaemper
24 | A Political Problem – By Philip Wischkaemper
25 | Factual Specificity in Capital Voir Dire – By Alexander Bunin
30 | Candidates for Board of Directors
40 | Catch of the Day: Motion to Quash Information for Failure to Allege a Culpable Mental State – By Jason D. Cassel

Columns

8 | President’s Message
11 | Executive Director’s Perspective
12 | Editor’s Comment
15 | Federal Corner
18 | Said & Done

Departments

5 | TCDLA Member Benefits
6 | Staff Directory
7 | CLE Seminars and Events
32 | Significant Decisions Report

December 2009 Issue

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Features

20 | The Fourth Amendment Lives! – By Andy Nogueras
28 | Challenging Blood Draw Search Warrants – By Mark G. Daniel
44 | Catch of the Day: Motion to Suppress – By Stan Brown

Columns

8 | President’s Message
10 | Executive Director’s Perspective
12 | Editor’s Comment
15 | Federal Corner
18 | Said & Done

Departments

5 | TCDLA Member Benefits
6 | Staff Directory
7 | CLE Seminars and Events
38 | Significant Decisions Report

November 2009 Issue

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Features

24 | I Competency Catch-22: A Plea for Attorney Discretion When Considering Competency Evaluations for Defendants Facing Minor Charges – By Jeanette Kinard
32 | Thinking Outside the DWI Voir Dire Box – By J. Gary Trichter
48 | Catch of the Day: Defendant’s Motion to Protect the Fairness of Future Juries – By J. Gary Trichter and Mark Thiessen

Columns

8 | President’s Message
11 | Executive Director’s Perspective
13 | Editor’s Comment
15 | Federal Corner
18 | Said & Done

Departments

5 | TCDIA Member Benefits
6 | Staff Directory
7 | CLE Seminars and Events
39 | Significant Decisions Report

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