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Josh Brent

Brent’s Actions May Leave Lasting Impact On Community

Former Cowboy Defensive Tackle Josh Brent was set to meet with NFL’s top leaders Thursday. He hopes they allow him to play professional football again.

08/07/2014

Psychologist Dick Miller  popularized the word "affluenza" during the notorius case of a 16-year-old who admitted he was drunk when he crashed his truck and killed four people. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Controversy Continues About Teen’s “Affluenza” Diagnosis

He popularized the word “affluenza” during the notorious case of a 16-year-old who admitted he was drunk when he crashed his truck and killed four people.

05/16/2014

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Convicted Drunk Driver Develops Safe Ride Program

Benito Capellan isn’t walking around the UT Arlington campus; he’s in Lubbock behind bars.

04/11/2014

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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

A police officer conducts a field sobriety test during a DUI traffic stop. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

U.S. Pushes States On Disabling Drunk Drivers’ Cars

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx wants states to require first-time drunken drivers to use alcohol breath monitors before they get behind the wheel.

12/17/2013

Charlotte Bobcats v Dallas Mavericks

Odom Gets Probation For DUI Charge

Former Mavericks player Lamar Odom pleaded no contest to a DUI charge, and accepted three years probation and three months of alcohol abuse treatment.

12/10/2013

Singer Nick Carter of the Backstreet Boys performs onstage. (credit: Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images)

Backstreet Boy, Now Author Nick Carter Talks With CBS 11

You may know him from the Backstreet Boys, as a solo artist, or his reality TV show “House of Carters”, now meet Nick Carter the author. Nick talked to CBS 11 about his new book “Facing The Music And Living To Talk About It.”

CBS 11–09/24/2013

Dylyn Richards Waxahachie Officer Death

Man Convicted In Death Of Waxahachie Officer

A man accused of driving drunk when his vehicle slammed into a police cruiser has been convicted of intoxication manslaughter in the death of a Waxahachie officer.

08/30/2013

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

Cowboys Support Troubled Brent As He Announces Retirement

Brent, awaiting a September trial on intoxication manslaughter charges in the Dec. 8 death of teammate and close friend Jerry Brown, has received support from the Cowboys through what coach Jason Garrett termed “a traumatic time.’’

07/18/2013

A police officer conducts a field sobriety test during a DUI traffic stop. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

More Troopers On Patrol For Drunk Drivers This July 4th

While the Independence Day holiday isn’t until next week, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is gearing up to put more highway patrol officers, conducting more drunk driving patrols.

CBSDFW.COM–06/26/2013

Officer Dustin Dodson died Saturday night after a traffic accident earlier in the day. (Photo credit: Lancaster Police Department).

Man On Trial For DUI Crash That Killed Officer

Testimony is set to begin on Wednesday in the trial of a man who has been accused of driving drunk and killing a Lancaster police officer.

05/29/2013

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