Nancy Weatherly

The judge's podium in a courtroom. (credit: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

North Texas Grandmother’s Killer Loses Appeal

The state’s highest criminal court has upheld the death sentence of a Fort Worth man convicted of killing a 61-year-old grandmother at her Johnson County home four years ago.

06/18/2014

Jose Clemente Ramos Jr. was sentenced to life in prison for his role in a 2010 crime spree that left a deliveryman dead. (credit: Tarrant Co. Criminal District Attorney's Office)

North Texas Man Handed 2nd Life Sentence

A North Texas man already sentenced to life in prison without parole for one killing has received the same penalty for a second slaying.

08/14/2012

The execution gurney sits empty inside the death chamber at Huntsville. (credit: AP Photo)

Fort Worth Man Receives Death Penalty

A Fort Worth man who killed two people during an eight-day crime spree has been sentenced to death by a Johnson County jury.

03/23/2012