Various jurisdictions in Texas have made news over the last several years for sending vice squads into bars and arresting patrons for drinking. Not drinking and driving, mind you. Just drinking. In a bar.
In a scary piece for Mother Jones, Adam Weinstein delves into just how ridiculously broad and vague the state’s public intoxication [...]
Did the two-days-prior arrest of a man for public intoxication outside the Rainbow Lounge in Fort Worth inspire the violent police raid that left a bar patron in the hospital with a head injury? That's what the AP is suggesting,... Read Post
Here's an update on activity following the Stonewall-style raid on the recently-opened Rainbow Lounge bar in Fort Worth, Texas which resulted in seven arrests for "public intoxication" and a massive head injury to one of the patrons... Read Post