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Victim In Deadly ‘Affluenza’ Teen Crash Talks For The 1st Time

For the very first time we’re hearing what happened one year ago, this week, when a group of teenagers left a party and piled into Ethan Couch’s pickup truck. It’s a firsthand account by a teenager who was riding in the bed of the truck.

CBS 11–06/19/2014

Teenager Lucas McConnell talks about the deadly DWI that killed four people around him in June 2013. HE and his family have filed suit against the drunk driver responsible, Ethan Couch. (Source: CBSDFW.COM)

Survivor Pursues Lawsuit Against Teen In Deadly DWI Crash

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.

CBS 11–03/26/2014

Ethan Couch, 16, has been sentenced to 10 years probation for a June 2013 drunk driving crash that killed four people and severely injured two others.  (credit: CBS 11 News)

Teen Responsible For Deadly Drunken Crash Headed To Rehab

The North Texas teen responsible for a drunken crash that killed four people and severely injured two others will serve no jail time.

CBS 11–02/05/2014

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Ethan Couch To Learn Conditions Of Probation

The teenager sentenced to probation in a drunk driving crash that killed four people will return to court on Wednesday, but the public may be locked out of the hearing.

02/05/2014

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Ex-Cowboy Josh Brent Sentenced To Jail Time, Probation

Former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent has been sentenced to 180 days in jail and 10 years of probation.

01/24/2014

Stacey Jackson, Jerry Brown's mother, testifies at Josh Brent's sentencing for intoxication manslaughter charge. (credit: KTVT)

Brown’s Mother: No Grudge Against Ex-Cowboy Brent

The mother of a Dallas Cowboys practice squad player who was killed in a December 2012 car crash said she doesn’t hold a grudge against the man who was drunk behind the wheel that night, her son’s close friend and teammate Josh Brent.

CBS 11–01/23/2014

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Sentencing Phase Begins For Ex-Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent

As former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent was convicted of intoxication manslaughter and confronted with the possibility of spending up to 20 years in prison, the mother of the man he killed sat two rows behind him.

CBS 11–01/23/2014

Former Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent arrived for the first day of his intoxication manslaughter trial. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent Guilty Of Intoxication Manslaughter

Jurors have reached at a guilty verdict in the intoxication manslaughter trial of former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent.

01/22/2014

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Deliberations Enter 2nd Day In Ex-Cowboy’s Crash Trial

Deliberations are once again underway in the intoxication manslaughter trial for former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent.

CBS 11–01/22/2014

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Ex-Cowboys Player Josh Brent’s Crash Case Heads To Jury

Jurors on Tuesday began deliberating the intoxication manslaughter case against former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent, who is accused of drunkenly crashing his car during a night out and killing his passenger, who was a close friend and teammate.

CBS 11–01/21/2014

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Closing Arguments Begin In Josh Brent Trial

Closing arguments began Tuesday in the Josh Brent intoxication manslaughter trial. The former Cowboys player could face 20 years in prison if convicted.

01/21/2014

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Cowboys Players Testify In Former Teammate’s Manslaughter Trial

Two active defensive players for the Dallas Cowboys were called to testify by the prosecution in the intoxication manslaughter trial of Josh Brent.

CBS 11–01/16/2014

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