Tag: 357th state District Court

357th candidates spar over attack ads

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com Attack ads prevalent in the race between 357th State District Judge Oscar X. Garcia and challenger Juan Magallanes continue to intensify as the incumbent alleged libel in an advertisement his opponent purchased for publication in the San Benito News and Port Isabel-South Padre PRESS. The advertisement in question, paid …

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CONSIDER THIS: No/True Colors

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com No Color? Mechanical complications associated with the printing press prevented the San Benito News from publishing its Wednesday, Oct. 29 mid-week edition in color. The production crew has been working tirelessly to resolve the problem as color capabilities are being restored. Unfortunately, it was necessary to print the Oct. …

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LIFE IN PRISON: Jury finds Rodriguez guilty of capital murder

Special to the NEWS BROWNSVILLE – A jury in the 357th state District Court found San Benito resident Jesus Alejandro Rodriguez guilty of capital murder on Friday and was sentenced by the judge to life in prison. According to court testimony, Rodriguez, 33, was paid by El Ranchito resident Rene Garcia to kidnap, rob and …

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