Dallas Criminal Lawyer: Dawson Finally Closes

There’s been talk for a while, but Dawson State Jail (which sits across Commerce from the Frank Crowley Courts Building and Lew Sterrett Jail) is finally closing. The Dallas Morning News reported this morning on the last Dawson inmates being led out of the building, to be transferred to other facilities.

For a shocking read on why Dawson just had to go, go read the Texas Observer’s excellent piece.