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Cases Of Unaccompanied Minors Added To Juvenile Immigration Docket

The wave of unaccompanied children arriving illegally in the U.S. along the southern border continues, and now CBS 11 News has learned about a strong connection between the humanitarian crisis and North Texas.

CBS 11–07/02/2014

Dallas County prosecutors asked a judge to order Matthew Reese (pictured) to serve a 95-year sentence for knowingly gave a teenager HIV. (credit: Dallas County Jail)

Man Gets 75 Years For Sexual Assault That Left Teen With HIV

An HIV-positive Dallas man has been sentenced to 75 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl who became infected with the virus.

06/18/2014

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Supreme Court Refuses Appeal In Fort Worth Slaying

The U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the murder conviction and death sentence given to a Fort Worth man for a 2010 convenience store holdup that left two men dead.

06/09/2014

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Texas Court Denies Lance Armstrong Appeal

The Texas Supreme Court has denied Lance Armstrong’s request to block a Dallas company’s attempts to recover about $12 million in performance bonuses it paid the cyclist during his career.

05/30/2014

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Man With Long History Of Sex Crimes Sentenced To 70 Years

A convicted pedophile whose sex crimes date back decades has been sentenced to prison, again. The 70-year sentence effectively amounts to a life sentence for 69-year-old Lloyd Gibson.

04/15/2014

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Judge Rules Against Lance Armstrong In Bonuses Fight

A Texas judge has dealt a blow to Lance Armstrong, clearing the way for an arbitration panel to review $12 million in bonuses the cyclist was paid before admitting he used performance-enhancing drugs.

02/26/2014

Tour bus crash on George Bush Turnpike near DFW Airport kills 3 and injures dozens. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

No Indictment For Driver In Deadly 2013 Casino Bus Crash

A Dallas County grand jury has decided not to indict the bus driver in the fatal accident involving senior citizens on their way to an Oklahoma casino last year.

02/12/2014

Cesar Benitez (credit: Dallas County Sheriff's Department)

Suspect In String Of Lake Highlands Sexual Assaults Pleads Guilty

30-year old Cesar Benitez is accused in three sexual assaults that happened in the Lake Highlands area last year. He was arrested in April and Dallas Police say his DNA matched the attacker.

02/10/2014

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Plaintiffs Rest In Phase 2 Of Texas School Finance Trial

The 600-plus school districts suing Texas over how it funds public education wrapped up their case, as the sweeping trial’s second phase winds down.

02/04/2014

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US Judge Strikes Down Oklahoma Same-Sex Marriage Ban

U.S. District Judge Terrence Kern handed down the ruling Tuesday in a lawsuit filed by two same-sex couples. Kern’s ruling was immediately stayed pending appeal, meaning gay marriages won’t immediately happen in Oklahoma.

01/14/2014

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Prosecutors: Mobsters Cheated Irving, Texas Based Mortgage Firm

The trial of Nicodemo Scarfo and six other defendants started in Camden, N.J. Prosecutors say the defendants used threats to take over a publicly traded Texas based mortgage company and then kept the firm’s assets for themselves.

01/08/2014

Antonio Hales Jr mugshot via Tarrant County District Attorney

Arlington Man Who Burned Girlfriend Sentenced To Life

A 23-year-old Arlington man has been sentenced to life in prison for lighting his longtime girlfriend on fire.

12/17/2013

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