Tag: Texas

Hurricane Harvey Donations Delivered!

Our first trailer has made it to Pearland Texas and has delivered your donations at the Crossroad Community Church. Here are some photos. A very special thank you to all Fox viewers who participated and donated their time and money to get these badly needed supplies to those who need them. This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! Thank you to our amazing viewers, listeners and...

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A federal court has temporarily blocked SB-4

A federal court has temporarily blocked the anti-immigrant law known as SB-4. The “Sanctuary Cities” or “Show Me Your Papers” law would have allowed police, sheriffs, constables and law enforcement agencies in Texas to inquire people about their immigration status during their routine traffic stops. The law was expected to be implemented September 1st but opponents sued, arguing it violated the U.S. Constitution, and U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia’s ruling in San Antonio keeps it from taking effect as planned friday — allowing the case time to...

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Priscilla Martinez has been located and is on her way home

Thirteen-year-old priscilla martinez has been located and is on her way home. Meanwhile, her uncle will be facing multiple charges with county, state and federal agencies. Rudolfo Nuncio, Jr. is facing charges in connection to the abduction of his niece. He was apprehended after leading authorities on a high-speed chase this morning. According to police, the 43-year-old man was located at a truck stop in the community of New Caney, Texas. After U.S. Marshals attempted to approach Nuncio, he accelerated towards them, striking their vehicles and fleeing the scene. The 25-mile chase reached limits of 100 miles per hour,...

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Texas DPS will no longer absorb evidence analysis costs

Texas (KFXV) – Beginning in September, local city and county police departments will be required to pay the state to analyze their evidence. Before this new regulation the state absorbed the fee. Often at municipal police departments have the Texas Department of Public Safety analyse the evidence such as DNA and drug tests. Local police say the new measure is necessary. “This is very necessary because of the DNA evidence and everything we submit to the lab.” – Noe Castillo The Rio Grande City police chief says his department investigators estimated that per fiscal year, the cost to analyze...

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Texas legislators discuss how SB4 will impact the Valley

BROWNSVILLE (KFXV) — After new laws were approved during the last legislative session in Texas, many people are living in uncertainty. Today Texas legislators discussed how this will impact on our communities. Representatives like Eddie Lucio III among others, were present with several valley leaders to discuss topics that will impact residents of the Rio Grande Valley. One of those was SB4, which allows for law enforcement officers to ask for a person’s immigration status. Lucio added that soon, one city in the Rio Grande Valley will be joining the lawsuit against SB4 that claims the law is unconstitutional....

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