Book Review of Tulia

Chuck Lanehart has written a book review of Tulia by author Nate Blakeslee of the Texas Observer following the saga of “race, cocaine, and corruption in a small Texas town.” The text of the review is available in the Resources forum of the Member’s Only section. Just another reason to join the fun!

Another Excellent Guest Editorial Against Campaign Ad

Another excellent guest editorial appeared in today’s Lubbock Avalanche-Journal lambasting Lantroop’s stupid criminal defense lawyer-bashing ads. This time, it was by Arnold H. Loewy, George Killam Professor of Law at TTUSL. Check it out at:

Dean Huffman Speaks Out Against Campaign Ad

Dean Walt Huffman had a great column in today’s Lubbock A-J on the issue of Lantroop’s criminal defense lawyer-bashing campaign ads. Go to or click the following link:

David Bass Update

Dear LCDLA Members: I recently heard from former LCDLA member/humorist David Bass, who left the Hub City about 15 years ago to become a roving Parrot-head/windmill-tilter. (David and wife Marge are pictured at the 1987 Bar Chili Cookoff in the attachment.) He is now in Tampa doing God’s work. After I updated David on LCDLA’s…