"There is desirable treasure,
And oil in the dwelling of the wise,
But a foolish man squanders it.
Heman Sweatt Couthouse -- Earlier this morning, we thought there was going to be a hearing in Wallace Hall's case against McRaven. We've subsequently learned the hearing was rescheduled for November 9th. This did, however, give us a chance to walk around the current courthouse at 9am on a Monday morning.
A central claim pro-Courthouse advocates make is that:
Which begs the next question, just how crowded is the current Travis County Courthouse at 9am on a Monday morning?!?
UNSAFE FOR CHILDREN & FAMILIES
But at least they've got a polling station on the first floor:
Bottom Line: That's quite the "overcrowded" courthouse to have this much empty space at one of the busiest times of the week.