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In this handout image provided by the Cascade County Sheriff's Office, former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf is seen in a police booking photo April 2, 2012 in Great Falls, Montana.  Leaf was arrested on charges of burglary, theft and criminal possession of dangerous drugs.  (Photo by Cascade County Sheriff?s Office via Getty Images)

Ex-NFL QB Ryan Leaf Sentenced To 5 Years

Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf has been sentenced to five years in prison in Texas for violating terms of his probation.

09/09/2014

Sir Young (credit: Dallas County Jail)

Judge Imposes New Terms In North Texas Rape Case

A Dallas district court judge has imposed a series of probationary requirements against a 20-year-old man convicted of raping a schoolmate.

05/08/2014

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

Man Who Raped 14-Year-Old To Appear In Court

Sir Young will appear in court Thursday morning before a different judge than the one who sentenced him and then questioned the veracity of the victim.

05/07/2014

Teenager Lucas McConnell talks about the deadly DWI that killed four people around him in June 2013. HE and his family have filed suit against the drunk driver responsible, Ethan Couch. (Source: CBSDFW.COM)

Survivor Pursues Lawsuit Against Teen In Deadly DWI Crash

A North Texas family says they are not settling with Ethan Couch’s family. In fact, they want a jury to hear their lawsuit. The family says their young son is still traumatized and dealing with the impact of the deadly crash that happened last summer.

CBS 11–03/26/2014

Ethan Couch, 16, has been sentenced to 10 years probation for a June 2013 drunk driving crash that killed four people and severely injured two others.  (credit: CBS 11 News)

Judge Orders No Jail For Teen In Fatal Car Wreck

A judge on Wednesday ordered a Texas teenager who was sentenced to 10 years’ probation in a drunken-driving crash that killed four people to go to a rehabilitation facility paid for by his parents.

02/05/2014

Ethan Couch, 16, has been sentenced to 10 years probation for a June 2013 drunk driving crash that killed four people and severely injured two others.  (credit: CBS 11 News)

Teen Responsible For Deadly Drunken Crash Headed To Rehab

The North Texas teen responsible for a drunken crash that killed four people and severely injured two others will serve no jail time.

CBS 11–02/05/2014

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Ethan Couch To Learn Conditions Of Probation

The teenager sentenced to probation in a drunk driving crash that killed four people will return to court on Wednesday, but the public may be locked out of the hearing.

02/05/2014

Michael Underwood, charged with underage drinking after the Montague County Sheriff says he accidentally shot and killed his friend, Nate Maki. 
(credit: Montague County Sheriff's Office)

Mom Upset After Teen Gunman Given Probation

A judge sentenced a North Texas teenager to five years of probation after the he pleaded guilty Monday to negligent homicide.

01/28/2014

Michael Underwood, charged with underage drinking after the Montague County Sheriff says he accidentally shot and killed his friend, Nate Maki. 
(credit: Montague County Sheriff's Office)

Teen Sentenced To Probation For Shooting, Killing Friend

The North Texas teen who was indicted for shooting and killing his friend has plead guilty to criminally negligent homicide.

01/27/2014

The letters BP, inscribed in sand and oil by a Greenpeace activist, are shown on a beach at the mouth of the Mississippi River on May 17, 2010 in near Venice, Louisiana. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Halliburton Manager Gets Probation In Gulf Spill

A former Halliburton manager was sentenced Tuesday to one year of probation for destroying evidence in the aftermath of BP’s massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

01/21/2014

Ethan Couch, 16, has been sentenced to 10 years probation for a June 2013 drunk driving crash that killed four people and severely injured two others.  (credit: CBS 11 News)

Lt. Gov. Calls For Tougher Sentences After Couch Case

Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst on Thursday called on a state Senate committee to study sentences for intoxication manslaughter cases after a teenager received probation for a wreck that killed four people.

CBS 11–12/19/2013

Ethan Couch, 16, sentenced to probation for DWI crash that killed four people. (credit: CBS 11 News)

DA Moves Forward With New Effort To Lock Up Teenage Drunk Driver

There’s a new effort to put a teenage drunk driver behind bars. Ethan Couch killed four people in a crash this past summer. Now the Tarrant County DA is turning his attention toward the two surviving, but severely injured teens in the crash.

12/17/2013

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