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Charlie Baird

Charlie Baird, who was on the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals for nearly a decade, later served as a Travis County state district judge. He founded the criminal law section of an Austin law firm, according to the biography posted by his 2012 campaign for Travis County district attorney.

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