Supreme Court Says Accused Killer Entitled To New TrialIdaho's highest court says one of the two brothers convicted of killing a Texas couple in northern Idaho more than 30 years ago is entitled to a new hearing after justices agreed that prosecutors violated his constitutional rights to a fair trial.
Former Cowboys CB J.C. Spillman Sentenced To 5-Years In Sex Assault CaseFormer Cowboys special teams player Claude "C.J." Spillman has been sentenced by a Tarrant County judge to 5-years in prison in relation to a 2014 sexual assault incident at a Grapevine hotel.
Police Arrest Motivational Speaker For Alleged Sexual Assault Of TeenPolice arrested Romeal Dorasay Johnson, 30, for allegedly sexually assaulting a 15-year-old female.
Exxon Mobil Wins A Round In Climate LitigationExxon Mobil Corp. has won an early round in its fight against regulators over whether the oil giant covered up what it knew about climate change.
Court Upholds Texas Rules In Veterans Education ProgramA federal appeals court has upheld a much-watched Texas program that promises free college educations to military veterans if they lived in the state when they enlisted.
Federal Attorneys' Conduct Criticized In Immigration CaseA federal judge in Texas who initially blocked President Barack Obama's immigration executive action has ordered that Justice Department attorneys attend an ethics course for misleading him about whether the administration had begun implementing one of the proposed measures.
Ex-Wrestler Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka Returns To Court For Competency HearingJimmy "Superfly" Snuka, who turns 73 on Wednesday, is fighting to avoid trial on murder and involuntary manslaughter charges.
Dallas Man Sentenced For Taking Teen To Louisiana For ProstitutionA 27-year-old Texas man faces nearly 15 years in prison for bringing a 14-year-old Dallas girl to northwest Louisiana for prostitution, federal prosecutors say.
Volkswagen Reaches Deadline For Diesel Car Fix, Plans To Compensate OwnersTime is up for Volkswagen to meet a federal judge's deadline to detail how it will make nearly 600,000 diesel cars rigged to cheat on emissions tests comply with clean air laws.
Survivors Motivated By $40 Million Domestic Violence JudgementDomestic violence victims across North Texas are taking note and preparing to take aim at their abusers after a jury awarded a huge judgment to a battered Dallas woman.
'Affluenza' Teen Ethan Couch Turns 19, Has New Date With A Judge'Affluenza' teen Ethan Couch will be before judge Wayne Salvant tomorrow morning to officially have his case transferred to adult court.
Supreme Court Deadlock Upholds Win For Unions In Fee CaseA tie vote from the Supreme Court means public sector unions in about half the states can continue collecting fees from workers who choose not to join.