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New York News: Texas Man, Mark Ramos Sentenced On Cocaine Charge

CONTACT: Barbara Burns PHONE: (716) 843-5817 FAX #: (716) 551-3051 BUFFALO, N.Y. – U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy announced today that Mark Ramos, 32, of San Antonio, Texas, who was convicted of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute, and distribution of, more than 500 grams of cocaine, was sentenced to time served by U.S. … Continue reading New York News: Texas Man, Mark Ramos Sentenced On Cocaine Charge

Texas News: Texas Mexican Mafia Members Sentenced to Life in Federal Prison for Role in 2014 Death of Balcones Heights Police Officer Julian Pesina

Texas – In San Antonio today, United States District Judge Xavier Rodriguez sentenced Texas Mexican Mafia (TMM) members Jesse Santibanez and Alfredo Cardona to life in federal prison for their roles in the murder of Balcones Heights Police Officer Julian Pesina in 2014, announced United States Attorney John F. Bash; FBI Special Agent in Charge … Continue reading Texas News: Texas Mexican Mafia Members Sentenced to Life in Federal Prison for Role in 2014 Death of Balcones Heights Police Officer Julian Pesina

Texas News: Honduran National, Santos Alfredo Paz-Ruiz Sentenced in Hardin County Shooting

BEAUMONT, Texas – A 42-year-old Honduran national illegally in the United States has been sentenced to federal prison for firearms violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown today. Santos Alfredo Paz-Ruiz pleaded guilty on May 10, 2018, to being an illegal alien in possession of a firearm and was … Continue reading Texas News: Honduran National, Santos Alfredo Paz-Ruiz Sentenced in Hardin County Shooting

Texas News: Texas Governor Greg Abbott Attends 19th Annual Indo-American Chamber Of Commerce Of Greater Houston Gala

HOUSTON, TX – Texas Governor Greg Abbott yesterday joined the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Houston (IACCGH) for their 19th annual gala.  The event celebrated the IACCGH’s 19 years of service for the Indo-American Business Community in Houston and dedication to facilitating commerce between Texas and India. “The Indo-American Chamber Of Commerce continues to … Continue reading Texas News: Texas Governor Greg Abbott Attends 19th Annual Indo-American Chamber Of Commerce Of Greater Houston Gala

Texas News: Texas AG Ken Paxton Leads 12-State Coalition in Brief Supporting First Amendment in Public Policy Debates

AUSTIN, TX – Leading a 12-state coalition, Attorney General Ken Paxton yesterday filed a friend-of-the-court brief in defense of the First Amendment.  The brief, filed with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, supports ExxonMobil Corporation’s appeal of a lower court ruling that dismissed its lawsuit against the Massachusetts and New York attorneys general.  … Continue reading Texas News: Texas AG Ken Paxton Leads 12-State Coalition in Brief Supporting First Amendment in Public Policy Debates

Texas News: Governor Abbott Announces 2018 Outstanding Women In Texas Government Award Recipients

AUSTIN, TX – The State Agency Council to the Governor’s Commission for Women is proud to announce the 2018 Outstanding Women in Texas Government Award recipients.  This biennial award honors women in state service who are helping to shape the future of Texas by contributing their notable talents and skills.  Candidates were nominated by their … Continue reading Texas News: Governor Abbott Announces 2018 Outstanding Women In Texas Government Award Recipients

Texas News: Waxahachie, Adam Gallardo Arrendondo, Grand Jury Indicts Physician for Illegal Remuneration for Health Care Referrals

Waxahachie, Texas – United States Attorney Trent Shores announced today that a federal grand jury returned an indictment against Adam Gallardo Arrendondo, 56, of Waxahachie, Texas, charging him with Illegal Remuneration for Health Care Referrals. The indictment alleges that Arrendondo solicited and received checks in exchange for referring compounding prescriptions paid for by federal programs. … Continue reading Texas News: Waxahachie, Adam Gallardo Arrendondo, Grand Jury Indicts Physician for Illegal Remuneration for Health Care Referrals

Texas News: Texas Governor Greg Abbott Appoints Jeffrey D. Jacobs To Sabine River Authority Board Of Directors

AUSTIN, TX – Texas Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Jeffrey D. “Jeff” Jacobs to the Sabine River Authority of Texas Board of Directors for term set to expire on July 6, 2019.  The purpose of the Sabine River Authority is to conserve, store, control, preserve, utilize and distribute the storm and flood waters and the … Continue reading Texas News: Texas Governor Greg Abbott Appoints Jeffrey D. Jacobs To Sabine River Authority Board Of Directors