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Sunday, February 23rd, 2014

Letter: Peach will ‘stand strongly for justice’

San Marcos-based attorney Ronnie Dickens says candidate Lynn Peach has a more realistic perspective on criminal prosecution after five years in private practice as a defense attorney after resigning from the Hays County District Attorney’s office

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Letter: For Hays DA, Mau is simply more qualified. Period.

Local Republican pillars Wally and Linda Kinney are backing Wes Mau for Hays County District Attorney, writing that he has the ‘prosecutorial and management experience necessary to handle the job.’

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Letter: Peach ‘ready, willing and able’ to clean up DA’s office

Former Hays County Republican Party chair Mike Cox writes that the district attorney’s office is “long due for a major overhaul” and casts his lot with insurgent candidate Lynn Peach.

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Letter: Peach’s ‘groundless accusations’ point to poor judgment

In a letter to the editor, retired San Marcos police Cmdr. Terry Nichols recalls district attorney candidate Lynn Peach’s incendiary accusations in 2009 against a fellow assistant district attorney and a San Marcos police investigator

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Letter: Mau sticks foot in mouth with ‘single mom’ remark

Dripping Springs resident Gary Conner writes to rap candidate Wes Mau’s knuckles for asking his opponent how she would balance being a single mom with the demands of being the Hays County District Attorney

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Video: Wes Mau, Lynn Peach tangle at League of Women Voters’ debate

In next month’s Republican Party primary, Texas Assistant Attorney General Wes Mau, a former Hays County chief deputy district attorney, faces defense attorney Lynn Peach, herself a former prosecutor in Taylor County and, briefly, in Hays County.

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

San Marcos police probe P&Z meetings with developer

Writing a new chapter in the ongoing tale of Darren Casey’s miscarried Sessom Drive dream, the San Marcos Police Department is investigating whether planning and zoning commissioners violated the Texas Open Meetings Act when they met individually...

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

San Marcos men plead guilty in grisly Mexican Mafia hit

After one of their co-defendants cut a deal to testify for prosecutors, two local Mexican Mafia members pled guilty this week to charges related to the grisly 2010 murder of a fellow gang member who they suspected...

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Q&A: Being DA is ‘not a cakewalk,’ Tibbe says [PRO]

Hays County District Attorney Sherri Tibbe says she will not seek four more years in 2014, preparing instead for the next stage of her career while serving out the last 16 months of her term.

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Update: DA drops charges against woman in police brutality case

Hays County District Attorney Sherri Tibbe has dropped criminal charges against Alexis Alpha, the 22-year-old Texas State student whom a San Marcos police officer is accused of roughing up during an illegal arrest.

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