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Lawsuit Claims Texas’ Driver License-Suspension Program Is Unconstitutional

By Andrew Weber, KUT News A Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit is suing the Texas Department of Public Safety over its automatic driver license-suspension program. The suit alleges the state’s Driver Responsibility Program has unconstitutionally suspended 1.4 million Texans’ licenses for failure to pay … Continue reading

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As Lawmakers Consider Statewide Closures, Presidio Driver’s License Office Halts Service Due To Staffing Issue

The Department of Public Safety announced Friday that it will temporarily close its driver’s license office located in the city of Presidio. The disruption in service is due to a staffing shortage. The announcement comes one week ahead of a … Continue reading

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Texas State Police Surges Challenged By Borderland Sheriffs

Mistrust of law enforcement on the border is hardly rare. The ebb and flow of policing the border in a post-9/11 world means someone or some group is almost always upset. But in Texas, there’s apparent distrust within law enforcement … Continue reading

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