Kaufman County

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Voluntary Evacuations In Kaufman County Over Bridge Concerns

For these families, the only way out of their neighborhood is across an old wooden bridge.

05/25/2015

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Judge Denies New Trial For Convicted Killer Eric Williams

Attorneys for Eric Williams were back in court on Monday, arguing that their client deserved a brand new trial.

03/02/2015

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Kaufman County Killer Seeks New Trial

Attorneys for convicted Kaufman County killer Eric Williams will be back in court on Thursday morning, arguing that their client deserves a brand new trial.

02/26/2015

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Eric Williams Returns To Court To Get Murder Conviction Overturned

Eric Williams will be back in a Kaufman County courtroom today trying to get his capital murder conviction and death sentence set aside.

02/25/2015

Families use blankets instead of electric heat.  Credit:  JD Miles - CBS 11

Families Endure Chill To Avoid High Bills

Despite the cold, some North Texans are refusing to heat their own homes.

02/24/2015

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Attorney: Tests Show Brain Of Kaufman DA Killer “Is” Damaged

The attorney for convicted Kaufman County killer Eric Williams is asking for a new trial after receiving the results of a brain scan done on his client.

CBSDFW.COM–01/16/2015

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Did ‘Diabetic Rage’ Cause Eric Williams To Kill Kaufman Co. DAs?

Less than a month after being sentenced to death for killing a district attorney and his wife, the state has agreed to have former Justice of the Peace Eric Williams examined to see if his murderous rampage was triggered by a damaged brain.

01/08/2015

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Williams Pleads Guilty To Mark Hasse’s Murder, Sentenced To 40 Years In Prison

Kim Williams pleaded guilty Tuesday morning to the murder of Kaufman County assistant DA Mark Hasse, nearly two years after it happened.

12/30/2014

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Kim Williams To Plead Guilty For Her Part In Kaufman Murders

Eric Williams’ estranged wife and accused accomplice, Kim Williams, will plead guilty to the 2013 Kaufman County Murders

CBS 11–12/28/2014

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Jurors Sentence Kaufman Co. Murderer Eric Williams To Death

After spending Tuesday night in sequester, jurors in the Eric Williams murder trial sentenced the convicted killer to death on Wednesday morning.

12/17/2014

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Wife: Accused Kaufman Co. DA Murderer Was Gleeful After Killings

In chilling detail, a woman accused of murder told a courtroom how her husband joyfully planned and carried out the murders of an East Texas district attorney, his wife and the DA’s top prosecutor.

CBS 11–12/16/2014

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Closing Arguments Set In Kaufman Murder Trial

A North Texas jury is to hear closing arguments in the punishment phase of the trial of a former North Texas public official convicted of capital murder in a revenge plot against prosecutors.

12/16/2014

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