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three University of Texas professors asked a federal appeals court Wednesday to revive their challenge of a law allowing people with conceal
Renea Hicks, arguing for the professors, said they should have the freedom to control their classroom.
There was no indication when the appellate judges would rule.
A South Texas judge may soon return to the bench after being cleared of a felony in an alleged gun-related road rage incident.
The Caller Times reports a Bexar County judge on Tuesday dismissed a second felony count against State District Judge Guy Williams of Corpus Christi. The 68-year-old was indicted last year on two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, one of which was dismissed by a Nueces County jury in March.
Williams pleaded not guilty to charges alleging he tried to run another vehicle off the road and pointed a gun at its occupants in April 2017.
Williams still faces separate legal issues after being arrested in May on suspicion of public intoxication and resisting arrest.
A State Commission on Judicial Conduct official says Williams will likely have his suspension lifted after the felony dismissal.