Tag: Angela Hunt

Emails show Griggs found design flaws in Dream Team Trinity plan

One of the city emails Councilman Scott Griggs received that raised the ire of some at Dallas City Hall pushing the Trinity Tollway plan. Griggs’ attorney Larry Friendman charged that the investigation is a result of his finding design flaws that could make the “Dream Team” proposal, passed in April by Dallas City Council, dangerous.

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Attorneys call charges against Scott Griggs ‘trumped up’

More than 100 people gathered at City Hall Plaza in downtown Dallas today (Saturday, May 2) to support Dallas City Councilman Scott Griggs who was charged on Friday with coercion by an elected official, a third degree felony that carries a punishment of 2 to 10 years in the state pen. Attorneys and supporters called the charges “ridiculous” and “trumped-up.”

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Violent crime falls 13% in Oak Lawn hotspot

But jumps in vehicle burglaries, auto thefts fuel overall increase in 2011 for Maple-Wycliff TAAG JOHN WRIGHT  |  Senior Political Writer wright@dallasvoice.com Violent crime fell roughly 13 percent last year in the...

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