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Hidalgo County Courthouse Hidalgo County Courthouse in Edinburg, Texas. Photo: Danny20111993 via Wikimedia Commons

For nearly a year now, McAllen solo practitioner Pat Nitsch has grown angry when he visits the Hidalgo County Courthouse and sees Edinburg attorney Noe Perez, who’s pleaded guilty in a criminal case alleging he paid bribes to a judge in exchange for favorable rulings.

Angela Morris

Angela Morris is ALM Media's Texas litigation reporter. She covers lawsuits in all levels of Texas state and federal courts. Based in Austin, Morris earned journalism and government degrees from the University of Texas at Austin in 2006, and since then, has worked primarily as a reporter and writer, but also has skills in videography, photography and podcasts. Follow her on Twitter at @AMorrisReports.

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