Texas Death Row Inmate Who Won At High Court Gets Life TermA black Texas prison inmate who won a court order for a new punishment hearing because his death sentence may have been tainted by references to race has accepted a new punishment.
12 Texas Inmates Are Serving Banned Juvenile Life SentenceA dozen Texas inmates are serving a sentence the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled unconstitutional because they were younger than 18 when they committed their crimes.
Former Texas Death Row Inmate Takes 4 Life Sentences In PleaA North Carolina man who spent nearly two decades on Texas death row has accepted four consecutive life sentences without parole in a plea agreement.
Man Gets Life In Prison For Shooting, Critically Injuring GirlfriendA man was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday for shooting and critically injuring his girlfriend in Feb. 2016 in what was described as an attempted murder-suicide.
Texas Woman Sentenced To Life For Sexually Abusing ChildrenA Central Texas woman has been sentenced to life in prison for sexually abusing and torturing her children in an abuse case local authorities say is one of the worst they've seen.
Waco Man Gets 12 Life Sentences In Human Trafficking CaseAn east Waco man found guilty of harboring a 15-year-old runaway and charging men to have sex with her has been sentenced to 12 consecutive terms of life in prison.
Man Gets Life Sentence In Texas 'Stand Your Ground' RetrialA jury has sentenced a Houston-area man to life in prison for killing his neighbor during an argument over loud music.
Fort Worth Man Sentenced To Life For Sexually Abusing His DaughterA North Texas man is going to prison after being found guilty for the continued sexual abuse of a child under 14 years of age.
Springtown Man Sentenced To Prison For Beating Gay ManA federal judge has sentenced a North Texas man to more than 15 years in federal prison after he pleaded guilty to kidnapping and severely beat a gay man he met through an online service.
Fort Worth Man Sentenced For Sexually Abusing 3-Year OldA Tarrant County jury deliberated for only nine minutes before convicting a Fort Worth man for sexually abusing a 3-year old girl.
Dallas Couple Faces Life Sentence For Child Sex TraffickingA couple from Dallas has pleaded guilty to playing a role in the sex trafficking of a 14-year-old child, an offense that carries a possible life sentence in federal prison.
Man Sentenced To Life For Killing Pregnant GirlfriendA 22-year-old homeless man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing his pregnant girlfriend and her unborn baby in 2012.