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81st Texas Legislature, Senate Bill 643, Chapter 284

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas Senate relating to the protection and care of individuals with mental retardation and to certain legal protections for individuals with disabilities; providing criminal penalties.
Date: June 11, 2009
Creator: Texas. Legislature. Senate.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Script: Priest]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about convicted slayer Thurman Priest being found mentally incompetent and therefore won't stand trial for kidnapping in Tarrant County, and will instead go back to Missouri to serve his jail time for murdering his 11-year-old niece.
Date: April 13, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News Briefs]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Robert Hugh Robertson being booked into the county jail and charged with assault with intent to rape.
Date: April 16, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: McCune hearing]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a sanity hearing for Billy George McCune, who was previously convicted for assaulting a Polytechnic housewife.
Date: October 18, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News Briefs - Firebug]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the arrest of a mentally ill boy named John Maurice Jordan who admits to setting 17 fires in Houston.
Date: January 27, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: News briefs

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering two news stories. The first story is about the wife of a missionary in Arabia stricken with polio and transported back home to Fort Worth with help from the National Polio Foundation. The second story is about a Fort Worth woman confessing to drowning her young daughter.
Date: February 13, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Bank robbery]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a mental hospital escapee captured shortly after attempting to rob a Dallas bank.
Date: June 18, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Child*slayer ruled insane]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the sanity hearing of Mrs. Carroll Sinclair, who was indicted for killing her four-year-old son. Sinclair was ruled insane by a jury.
Date: June 11, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Ledge rescue]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a foiled suicide attempt by a Houston postal worker on the ledge of a Dallas hotel, along with a plane crash at a boat company in Grand Prairie that killed two workers.
Date: December 31, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections