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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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Defense For Ex-Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent Wraps Case Quickly

In one day, Josh Brent’s defense team presented all their witnesses and rested their case. Brent’s defense team moved quickly on Friday, but not entirely by choice.

CBS 11–01/17/2014

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Jury Seated, Former Dallas Cowboy Trial Starts Monday

After two days of questions, a jury is seated for the Josh Brent intoxication manslaughter trial.

01/10/2014

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Jury Selection Continues Tomorrow For Josh Brent Trial

Jury selection is underway for the trial of Josh Brent — the former Dallas Cowboy accused of intoxicated manslaughter.

01/09/2014

Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent in court for a bond hearing at the Frank Crowley Courthouse on December 18, 2012. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Jury Selection Begins In Josh Brent Case

Jury selection started Thursday in the case against Josh Brent. The former Dallas Cowboys player has been accused of driving drunk and killing his teammate and good friend, Jerry Brown.

01/09/2014

Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst testifies on Capitol Hill. (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Dewhurst Wants Harsher DWI Crash Sentences

A teen who admitted to killing four people in a drunk driving crash was given a sentence of 10 years probation. Now, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst is calling for changes.

12/20/2013

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)

DA Wants Teen On Probation For Deadly DWI Crash Back Behind Bars

Days after a North Texas teen was sentenced to probation for hitting and killing four people while driving drunk the Tarrant County District Attorney is calling for his incarceration.

CBS 11–12/17/2013

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