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Family angry at Balch Springs PD’s response to brother’s death

Duby Redburn says police failed to respond to the first calls for help, and that an officer made an anti-gay comment while discussing the case with her DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com BALCH SPRINGS — The sister of a … Continue reading

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WATCH: Is this a gay drunken driving PSA?

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has been running a series of ads showing a “shadow” cop observing people who have been drinking get in a car, drive and get arrested for drunken driving. (Oddly, the cop always lets them … Continue reading

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WATCH: Dash-cam video of the fake U.S. marshal who terrorized Oak Lawn last weekend

Above is a report from Fox 4 that includes dash-cam video of the suspect who claimed to be a U.S. marshal and threatened a traffic control volunteer with a laser-sighted semi-automatic weapon early Sunday in Oak Lawn. The dash-cam video … Continue reading

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Fort Gay, rugby slurs and Tea Party hatefulness: Learning the lesson that words matter

Former Tea Party official Tim Ravndal, left, and Olympic champion swimmer Stephanie Rice, right, both learned lessons this week about the power of words. I have two sons in middle school, so I know for a fact that children call … Continue reading

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