Fred Moss, Law, spoke with The Dallas Morning News March 28, 2008, about a Dallas judge’s unusual order for a new trial in the case of Ben Spencer, who is serving a life sentence for the 1987 murder of businessman Jeffrey Young.

David Freidel, Anthropology, provided expertise on the recent return to Mexico of stolen artifacts, believed to be pre-Columbian, that have been captured in Texas and New Mexico. His comments appeared in The Dallas Morning News April 2, 2008.

Caroline Brettell, Anthropology, talked about how high-tech industry has affected the new immigration boom with The Dallas Morning News April 1, 2008. She is a co-author of Twenty-First Century Gateways, a new book on immigration featuring the Dallas experience.