The Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood decided not to call witnesses or testify Tuesday during his trial’s penalty phase, which is his last chance to plead for his life before the jury begins deliberating whether to sentence him to death.
An Ellis County jury sentenced Ryan Keith Mason, 41, of Italy, to 68 years in prison Friday after he was convicted of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.
Texas, the nation’s busiest death penalty state, is set to mark a solemn moment in criminal justice Wednesday with the execution of convicted killer Kimberly McCarthy.
A jury has returned a death sentence for a North Texas man convicted of drowning his two young sons.
It took less than 10 minutes for a Dallas County jury to find a North Texas father guilty of Capital Murder for drowning his two sons.
A Dallas murder trial was over before it began on Tuesday after the defendant’s girlfriend inappropriately interacted with jurors prompting the judge to declare a mistrial.
A Tarrant County jury sentenced a 31-year-old man to 89 years in prison for his role in the 2011 robbery and killing of a Fort Worth convenience store owner.
A juror in the Roger Clemens perjury case tells The Associated Press that the key prosecution witness in the case wasn’t credible.
Roger Clemens has been acquitted on all charges by a jury that decided he didn’t lie to Congress when he denied using performance-enhancing drugs.
A Collin County man learns his punishment after pleading guilty to three counts of sexual assault of a child and two counts of indecency with a child.
An attorney says a Texas jury has awarded the largest verdict he has ever heard of –– $150 billion to the family of a man who died years after being set afire as an 8-year-old.
Jury duty in Texas is about to become even more unpopular and it’s all due to budget cuts made during the last legislative session. Beginning Wednesday, the state is dropping the amount it kicks in to pay jurors.