The state has too much power….it’s that simple
In 2013, an Austin police officer shot 70-year-old John Schaefer twice in the chest, killing him on his own porch. Schaefer had called 911 to report that he’d shot a neighbor’s pit bull after the dog attacked him in his backyard.
Source: How the ‘Dead Suspect Loophole’ Lets Texas Police Hide Records of Jail Deaths and Shootings: New at Reason
Charnesia Corley was a 21-year-old college student with no criminal record when two cops from the Harris County Sheriff’s Office stopped her in June 2015 for running a red light. After searching her car, police claimed to have found .02 ounces of marijuana .
Source: Texas Cops Spent 11 Minutes Searching a Woman’s Vagina, Found No Drugs
Nov 21, 2015; Auburn, AL, USA; Auburn Tigers head coach Gus Malzahn looks on during the fourth quarter against the Idaho Vandals at Jordan Hare Stadium. Shanna Lockwood-USA TODAY Sports In the world of college football, the rich tend to get richer.
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The annual rivalry game between Texas and Texas A&M was one of the biggest casualties of conference realignment. Asked about his non-conference scheduling philosophy, Herman launched into a fairly lengthy dialogue about his hope of seeing the Aggies on the schedule again — at some point. “I think it’s really difficult because of the fact that Texas A&M left our conference, we don’t play a rival at home ever.
Source: Tom Herman wants the Texas-Texas A&M rivalry to return, too