Dallas Domestic Violence Survivor Awarded $40 MillionA Dallas woman who was savagely beaten by her then boyfriend was awarded a $40 million settlement -- the largest financial award judgement issued to a domestic violence survivor.
Arreola Sentenced To 28 Years In Prison In Torture CaseA jury in Dallas on Wednesday sentenced Jose Arreola to 28 years in prison and a $5,000 fine for brutally attacking his girlfriend in March 2011.
Arreola Guilty Of Aggravated Assault In Dallas Torture TrialJurors found Jose Arreola guilty of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, for the vicious beating of his then girlfriend Maria Escamilla. It took less than three hours for jurors to find the 34-year-old guilty.
Dallas Torture Trial Drawing To A Close The trial of a North Texas man accused of brutally beating his girlfriend is moving closer to going to the jury.
Dallas Torture Trial Winds DownA domestic abuse case is winding down in Dallas. Both the victim and the defendant have already testified during the trial, and the defendant is expected to be back on the stand again.
Victim Breaks Down On Stand In Torture TrialIt was a difficult day on the witness stand for a Lancaster woman who survived a brutal attack in March 2011. Her boyfriend at the time, 34-year-old Jose Areolla, is now on trial for the assault.
Trial Begins For Man Charged With Torturing Ex-GirlfriendThe Lancaster woman that prosecutors say was beaten, stabbed, sexually assaulted and mutilated by her boyfriend, told jurors today that the accused, Jose Arreola, was a "good friend" when they first met in 2008.