Affluenza Teen To Serve 720 Days In The Tarrant County JailEthan Couch made his first appearance in adult court. During the hearing, before District Judge Wayne Salvant, Couch learned that he will remain behind bars for the next 720 days -- nearly two years.
'Affluenza' Teen Ethan Couch Turns 19, Has New Date With A Judge'Affluenza' teen Ethan Couch will be before judge Wayne Salvant tomorrow morning to officially have his case transferred to adult court.
Ethan Couch Likely To Stay Jailed Until April BirthdayEthan Couch waived his right to a Friday hearing and "all signs point" to him waiving the subsequent hearings every 10 days that he's entitled to under the juvenile system.
'Affluenza' Teen's Case Will Move To Adult CourtIt was decision day for 'affluenza' teen Ethan Couch, and the judge decided to move his probation to adult court after his next birthday. Prosecutors had been pushing for this hearing for months.
While 'Affluenza' Teen Went Free, Similar Case Led To PrisonOne 16-year-old drove drunk, ran a red light and crashed into a pregnant woman's car, killing her and her unborn child. Another drunken teenager rammed a pickup truck into a crowd of people assisting a stranded driver, killing four.
Deputies Called To Home Of Ethan Couch's Dad, No ChargesTarrant County Sheriff's deputies responded to a call at Fred Couch's house from a woman who said she was his girlfriend and had been choked.
'Affluenza' Teen Ethan Couch Postpones Court AppearanceThe North Texas teenager who used an "affluenza" legal defense in a fatal drunken-driving wreck has waived his right to a detention hearing.
Ethan Couch Will Stay In Juvenile Detention, For NowThe 'affluenza' teen Ethan Couch woke up in North Texas on Friday after spending nearly two months on the run and in custody in Mexico. He was in court, where a judge decided that he should stay in juvenile detention, at least for now.
"Affluenza" Teen Ethan Couch Back In North Texas & In Juvenile CustodyOfficials in Mexico put Ethan Couch on a plane this morning and he is now back in North Texas to face charges.
'Affluenza' Teen Returning To Texas From MexicoThe Mexican lawyer for a Texas teenager who used an 'affluenza' defense in a fatal drunk driving crash said that his client has dropped an appeal against deportation and will return to Texas to face charges.
Paperwork Issue Delays "Affluenza" Teen Probation Hearing For 1 MonthThe “affluenza” teen saga returned to a North Texas courtroom this morning. Ethan Couch may still not be in the U.S. but his case was scheduled to be heard by a Fort Worth judge.
MADD To Present "Fight Affluenza" Signatures During Ethan Couch HearingMothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) announced that representatives with the organization will attend the transfer hearing for "affluenza" teen Ethan Couch in Tarrant County tomorrow.