Affluenza — it’s the one word that may have kept Ethan Couch out of jail. But now, several Texas lawmakers want to ban the controversial tactic from being used in court again.
The so-called ‘affluenza’ teen, Ethan Couch, is being released from a Texas State Hospital in Vernon today. But CBS 11’s I-Team has learned that he will not be going home.
Ethan Couch, the teenager that claimed he suffered from Affluenza, is supposed to be released from rehab very soon.
A North Texas family says they are not settling with Ethan Couch’s family. In fact, they want a jury to hear their lawsuit. The family says their young son is still traumatized and dealing with the impact of the deadly crash that happened last summer.
Days after a North Texas teen was sentenced to probation for hitting and killing four people while driving drunk the Tarrant County District Attorney is calling for his incarceration.
Residents in Burleson have long complained about a stretch of Burleson Retta Road, saying that it gets too dark there at night. They point to a fatal crash six months ago as proof.
A teenager who killed four people while driving drunk has been sentenced to 10 years probation.
The teen accused of driving drunk and killing four people is scheduled to go on trial Wednesday in Fort Worth.
Tarrant County officials have released the accident report from last month’s crash in south Fort Worth that left killed four people, including a youth pastor. Sheriff Dee Anderson said there is no question alcohol was involved.
More than a thousand people turned out to remember well-like youth pastor, Brian Jennings, who was killed when he stopped to help a stranded driver.
Nineteen-year-old Evan Jennings is one of three children left without a father after a car crash near Burleson killed 41-year-old Brian Jennings on Sunday.
Investigators continued to take pictures along a gruesome accident scene Monday afternoon, which stretched hundreds of feet down Burleson Retta Road in south Fort Worth. The Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of the 16 people involved the car crash that killed four pedestrians.