A hearing is set on whether to remove the judge in the felony child abuse case against Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson.
A former top adviser to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has pleaded guilty to charges of stealing $1.8 million in campaign funds from the powerful Republican.
Gov. Perry’s first court appearance to face abuse of power charges has been pushed back a week to Nov. 7.
A Texas man has admitted to setting a backyard fire in 1986 that killed his two stepsons, ending a yearslong fight over whether faulty fire science had wrongfully put him behind bars.
Four Fort Worth individuals were sentenced to prison for their roles in a July 2012 murder and attempted cover-up.
North Texas prosecutors say a 20-year-old man has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for fatally stabbing his teenage girlfriend after she told him she no longer wanted to date him.
Jury selection in the Kaufman County murder trial has resumed in Rockwall after the judge refused to move the trial a second time.
A federal jury has convicted a former Dallas vice detective on obstruction charges for passing unauthorized tips about police raids and investigations into prostitution.
Attorney General Greg Abbott is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to keep the state’s voter ID law in place with early voting starting next week.
A former North Texas high school journalism teacher faces up to 60 years in federal prison for soliciting teens for child pornography.
A 35-year-old man sentenced to die for the deaths of his daughter and two other young girls in an east central Texas house fire 14 years ago has lost a federal court appeal, moving him a step closer to execution.
A federal appeals court has reinstated a Texas voter ID law that the U.S. Justice Department describes as the state’s latest tool to suppress minorities in elections.