Listen in as some of Texas’ top judges are unmasked! You’ll hear from a disgraced San Antonio judge who went to prison for taking a bribe from the bench. And, we’re revealing a secret list of names of other judges and the attorneys involved in this outrageous practice in order to gain more favorable outcomes for their trials.
Brian Collister is an award winning investigative reporter and creator of the Investigative Network.
Brian worked as the señor reporter in the investigative team for KXAN, the NBC affiliate television station in Austin, Texas. He specialized in uncovering fraud, corruption and government waste.
In 2017, Brian’s investigation into the racial profiling records of Austin Police and the Texas Department of Safety was recognized with an Alfred I. duPont -Columbia University Award. The Investigation uncovered overwhelming evidence that law enforcement was subverting racial profiling statistics by consistently misreporting the race of minority motorists during traffic stops. His investigations have resulted in the criminal convictions of public officials, passage of new laws and embezzled public funds being returned to taxpayers.
2017 Alfred I. duPont – Columbia Award (BROADCAST EQUIVILANT OF PULITZER PRIZE)
2017 Walter Cronkite Award
2017 RTNDA Edward R Murrow Award, Excellence in Innovation
2017 RTNDA Edward R. Murrow Award, Website
2017 Texas Associated Press Broadcasters, Investigative Reporting 2017 Headliners Foundation of Texas, Best Investigative Report 2016 Investigative Reporters and Editors, IRE Award
2016 RTNDA Edward R. Murrow Award, Website
2016 Texas Associated Press Broadcasters, Investigative Reporting 2016 Texas Associated Press Broadcasters, Continuing Coverage
2016 Emmy, Lone Star Regional, Investigative Reporter
2016 Headliners Foundation of Texas, Best Investigative Report
2016 Spirit of FOI Award, Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas 2015 Emmy, Lone Star Regional, Business/Consumer