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Murder Suspect Eric Williams’ Defense Team Wants Trial Moved, Again

The team defending former Kaufman County Justice of the Peace Eric Williams against capital murder charges wants the trial moved, again.

10/09/2014

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Jury Selection Begins In Retrial Of Waco Man Accused In Murder Of Stepsons

Jury selection began this week in the case of a Texas man granted a retrial after questions were raised about testimony that helped convict him in the deaths of his two stepsons in a fire nearly 30 years ago.

10/06/2014

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Man Sentenced To Life After Brutal Slayings

A 31-year-old man was sentenced to life in prison without parole for viciously stabbing a woman who wanted him to pay child support and then setting fire to his illegitimate son, killing them both.

10/02/2014

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Police: Texas Soldier Beat Daughter To Death

El Paso police have charged a Fort Bliss soldier with capital murder after they say he beat his 2-year-old daughter to death because she soiled her diaper.

09/22/2014

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Police: Suspect Kills Man In Ex-Girlfriend’s Dallas Home

Dallas Police are searching for a 21-year-old man suspected of breaking into his ex-girlfriend’s home and killing a man inside.

09/18/2014

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Disturbing New Details About Murder Of 5-Year-Old Dallas Girl

The five-year-old Dallas girl, who police say was murdered by her teenaged cousin, was playing with two other children moments before she was killed.

09/02/2014

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Witness Led Police To Relative Suspected Of Killing 5-Year-Old

There are new developments in the case of a 5-year-old girl murdered in the Lake Highlands area of Dallas. Police now say a teenaged relative killed the little girl.

CBSDFW.COM–09/01/2014

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Dallas Police Look For Capital Murder Suspect

Dallas Police are looking for a suspect in connection with a July 9, 2014 murder.

08/02/2014

DFR firefighter Stanley A. Wilson. (credit: Dallas Fire Rescue)

City Refuses To Release Findings In Firefighter’s Death Investigation

The city of Dallas has told the widow of a fallen firefighter that it can not release the findings of his death because of an ongoing “criminal investigation” into possible arson.

07/31/2014

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Texas Shooting Suspect Collapses In Court

A man accused of killing six members of his ex-wife’s family, including four children, collapsed in court Friday as a prosecutor recited the charges against him.

07/11/2014

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Convicted Killer Of Wife And 2 Stepsons Loses Death Penalty Appeal

Texas’ highest criminal court has refused an appeal from a Dallas man sent to death row for fatally stabbing his two stepsons during a 2007 attack that also killed his wife.

05/14/2014

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Man Gets Life Without Parole For Murdering Ex-Girlfriend’s Mother

A Fort Worth man convicted of stabbing his ex-girlfriend and killing her mother has been sentenced to life without parole.

04/11/2014

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