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Drug Trafficker Sentenced To 27 Years After 1,900 Pounds Of Meth Found

A Mesquite man has been sentenced to nearly 30 years in prison after being caught with a large amount of methamphetamine in his home.

04/17/2015

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Former Plano School Supervisor Sentenced In Bogus Fire Alarm Scheme

A former Plano school administrator has been sentenced to more than four years in federal prison for ripping-off the school district.

04/17/2015

Dian Alarcon, originally from Colombia, stands with others during a press conference to protest the district court judge in Brownsville, Texas, who issued a preliminary injunction that temporarily blocks the implementation process of President Barack Obama's Executive Action on immigration. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Court Takes Up Obama’s Immigration Action

Judges on Friday will consider lifting a temporary hold imposed by a judge in Texas on President Obama’s action seeking to shield millions of immigrants from deportation.

04/17/2015

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Texas Fathers Take Fight For Equal Custody To State Capitol

Texas fathers took to the state capitol today to support a bill for equal parenting, and a Frisco dad was front and center.

04/15/2015

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Court Rules GM Shielded From Death Claims Before Bankruptcy

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that a 2009 bankruptcy order shields General Motors from billions of dollars in death and injury claims tied to defective ignition switches in older small cars.

04/15/2015

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Former Probation Worker Guilty In Drug Case

A former probation official in Dallas County faces up to 20 years in prison for helping provide drugs to prison inmates and dating a suspect that she was overseeing.

04/15/2015

Accused movie theater shooter James Holmes poses for a booking photo in Centennial, Colorado. (credit: Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office via Getty Images)

Jury Seated In Colorado Theater Shooting Trial

The 12 jurors and 12 alternates were chosen Tuesday after a selection process that began January 20 and, experts said, was among the largest and most complicated in U.S. history.

04/15/2015

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Ex-Dallas Vice Detective Gets 18-Month Sentence

A federal judge has sentenced a former Dallas vice detective to 1½ years in prison for passing unauthorized tips about police raids and investigations into prostitution.

04/14/2015

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Former Service King CFO Sentenced For Embezzlement

An ex-chief financial officer for Dallas-based Service King Collision Repair Centers was sentenced to three years in prison for his role in embezzling nearly $2.5 million in funds from the business and company owner.

04/14/2015

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Teen Will Not Be Tried As Adult In Drowning Of Infant

A judge in Dallas has ruled that a 14-year-old girl won’t be tried as an adult in the January drowning death of an infant.

04/10/2015

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Price Gets 2nd Public-Financed Lawyer

Taxpayers will foot an even bigger bill for the defense of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price after a second public-financed lawyer was appointed to his legal team.

04/10/2015

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Texas Set To Execute Man For 2002 Killing Of Ferris Police Officer

Texas prison officials were preparing to execute a prisoner later Thursday for the 2002 killing of a Dallas-area police officer during a shootout following the killing of a customer outside of a convenience store

04/09/2015