drunk driving

Benjamon Ray Stewart (Arlington Police Department)

Arlington Drunk Driver Gets 22 Years For Killing Family Of 3

It was more than three months ago when a jury convicted Benjamon Stewart of three charges of intoxication manslaughter and one charge of failure to stop and render aid. Today he learned his punishment.

CBSDFW.COM–12/09/2014

The badge and uniform of a Texas State trooper. (FILE) (credit: Getty Images/Chris Hondros)

DPS Troopers Out In Force During Thanksgiving Holiday

Texas troopers out in force during Thanksgiving week will be watching for drunken drivers and people who don’t buckle up during the busy holiday period.

11/24/2014

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North Texas Student Perseveres After Suffering 2 Devastating Losses

A University of North Texas volleyball player suffered two devastating losses and neither of them were on the court.

CBS 11–11/13/2014

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Affluenza Teen Being Released From Texas Rehab

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.

CBS 11–11/13/2014

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)

Wife Of Man Killed By ‘Affluenza’ Teen Breaks Silence

Wife of Paster Brian Jennings will break silence to CBS11 Monday

CBS 11–11/09/2014

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3 Die In Arlington Suspected Drunken-Driving Crash

Three people have been killed in an Arlington crash involving a suspected drunken driver.

CBS 11–11/09/2014

A woman walks the white line during a field sobriety test. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Teenagers React To Drunk Driving

A group of teenagers is shown a video of a man admitting to a drunk driving accident which killed another man. Their reaction says it all.

08/26/2014

Mugshot of Ronald Gerod Leary (Photo via Irving, Texas Police Dept.)

Cowboys OL Leary Pleads Guilty To Drunk Driving Charge

Dallas Cowboys offensive lineman Ronald Leary pleaded guilty to a drunk driving charge last Thursday and will serve 18-months probation.

07/14/2014

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‘Affluenza’ Crash Victim Wants Doctor To Testify

Attorneys for a boy injured by a 16-year-old driver who killed four people in a drunken wreck want to hear from the psychologist who said that the teenager had “affluenza.”

05/16/2014

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

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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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