The family of a Dallas Cowboys practice squad player killed in a drunken-driving crash is suing the nightclub that served him and the car’s driver.
Former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent’s intoxication manslaughter trial was postponed until January 2014.
Former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent’s lawyer claims employees in the Dallas County District Clerk’s office are unfairly and purposefully delaying their preparation for his Intoxication Manslaughter trial.
A Dallas grand jury has added a second manslaughter count against former Cowboys player Josh Brent in connection with a drunken-driving crash that killed a teammate.
The legal wrangling continued Friday in the case involving former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent. His attorneys tried to have key evidence tossed out before Brent’s intoxication manslaughter trial begins in Dallas next month.
Former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent has filed an application asking that he be sentenced to probation in the event he is convicted of intoxication manslaughter.
Investigators have found evidence that workers at a Dallas nightclub may have been negligent when they continued to sell alcohol to former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent on the night he later crashed his car, killing fellow teammate Jerry Brown Jr.
Former Dallas Cowboys Josh Brent’s attorney wants a judge to throw out Brent’s blood-alcohol test results in his upcoming manslaughter trial.
Prosecutors have to be careful about what they say about now-former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent. The judge who will preside over Brent’s Intoxication Manslaughter trial told attorneys the case is receiving excessive publicity.
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.’’
According to reports, troubled Dallas Cowboys DT Josh Brent is retiring from football per his agent Peter Schafer.
The weekend jail release of Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent is getting some double takes in the legal community. Brent was jailed after failing a second drug test.