Texas Jewish Post, July 2, 2015: A New Reality: Texans React to Supreme Court Ruling. Many members of the Dallas-Fort Worth area Jewish community applauded the U.S. Supreme Court 5-4 ruling on marriage equality. Others, including the Orthodox Union, were not pleased with the decision. ADL Regional Director Roberta S. Clark is quoted in this feature…
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June 15, 2015

Dallas, TX, June 13, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) commends the Dallas Police Department for their thorough, swift and professional response to the attack directed towards their Police Headquarters by alleged assailant James Boulware. This incident could have ended much worse with multiple injuries and loss of life. The officers’ swift response kept those…
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June 8, 2015

Dallas, TX, June 8, 2015 … ADL regional director Roberta S. Clark today issued the following statement regarding the conduct of McKinney Police Corporal Eric Casebolt: McKinney Police Chief Greg Conley acted appropriately in swiftly suspending Corporal Eric Casebolt while an investigation of his conduct at a local swimming pool proceeds. The 22-year veteran police…
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June 1, 2015

Recently 106th District Court Judge Carter Tinsley Schildknecht was publicly admonished for religious/cultural bias in referring to a district attorney as a “New York Jew,” and in criticizing a prosecutor’s beard because it made him look “like a Muslim.” The right of freedom of speech in America is intertwined with responsibility. In order for the…
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