Final Texas House Vote On Bill To Crowdfund Rape Kit TestingMembers of the Texas House could give final approval today to a measure that would help fund more testing of evidence in sexual assault cases. For years there has been a massive backlog in getting rape kits tested in cities across the state.
Convicted Rapist Gets 70 Years, Had Given Victim GiftsA North Texas man has been sentenced to 70 years in prison for raping a woman after he gave her gifts and thought she owed him something in return. Felipe DeJesus Blanco of Plano was convicted of aggravated sexual assault in the April 2014 attack.
Dallas Police Prepare To Test Thousands Of Old Rape KitsCBS 11 News takes an exclusive look at North Texas men who stalk and attack women. Now, Dallas police are turning the tables and hunting down rapists who have gone unpunished.
Report Documents Nationwide Lack Of University Rape InvestigatingIt's a first of its kind study involving sexual assault cases at colleges and universities. The report found that more than 40-percent of schools have not conducted a single sexual assault investigation in the past five years.
Grand Jury No-Bills & Passes In Prosper Sex Assault CaseAfter some nine months of accusations and the arrest of five teenagers in the town of Prosper last year, a grand jury has heard evidence in a sexual assault case and handed up their decision.
Settlement Reached In TCU Suit Over Rape ChargesA former TCU coed who claimed she was sexually assaulted by three Horned Frog athletes in a campus dormitory five years ago says her client has settled her lawsuit against the school.