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Judge Says Dallas Man Should Be Exonerated In Rape

A Dallas man who prosecutors say did not commit a 1990 rape for which he served 12 years in prison should be exonerated based on recent DNA testing he did not request, a judge recommended Friday.

07/25/2014

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Dallas Man To Be Exonerated For 1990 Rape Conviction

A Dallas man who served 12 years in prison for a rape conviction, will have the crime erased from record. It turns out he wasn’t guilty after all.

07/24/2014

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Report Documents Nationwide Lack Of University Rape Investigating

It’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.

CBSDFW.COM–07/10/2014

(credit: Tarrant County Prosecutor's Office)

Fort Worth Teen Gets Life For Sexual Assault

A Texas jury has sentenced a Fort Worth teen to life in prison for raping a woman and stabbing her 19 times.

07/10/2014

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81-Year-Old Charged With Sexual Assault Of Minor

Eighty-one-year old Juanito Ortiz was arrested Thursday and charged with sexually assaulting a young family member.

07/04/2014

Photo of a Dallas Police Department squad car. (credit: Dallas Police Department)

DPD: Abduction & Sexual Assault Of 14-Year-Old Didn’t Happen

On June 23 a Dallas teenager went to police claiming to have been abducted, near Camp Wisdom and Belt Line, driven a short distance and sexually assaulted. Today officials confirmed the events never occurred.

CBSDFW.COM–06/25/2014

This map shows the area where a 14-year-old girl was forced into a truck and raped in Souhwest Dallas. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

14-Year-Old Forced Into Truck, Raped At Knifepoint

A 14-year-old girl was raped at knifepoint in Southwest Dallas, according to police.

06/23/2014

Dallas County prosecutors asked a judge to order Matthew Reese (pictured) to serve a 95-year sentence for knowingly gave a teenager HIV. (credit: Dallas County Jail)

Man Gets 75 Years For Sexual Assault That Left Teen With HIV

An HIV-positive Dallas man has been sentenced to 75 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl who became infected with the virus.

06/18/2014

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Police: 6 Central Texas Men Raped 15-Year Old Girl

The McLennan County grand jury indicted the men Wednesday on 91 counts that include aggravated sexual assault of a child.

06/12/2014

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Sex Trafficking Ring Busted, 13 Women Saved

It took little more than a year for authorities to rescue 13 human trafficking victims in North Texas.

06/11/2014

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Texas Opts Out Of Federal Prison Rape Law

Texas is one of several states refusing to comply with a federal law designed to reduce sexual assaults in prison, with governors criticizing the decade-old law as counterproductive and too expensive to implement.

05/23/2014

Anthony Cooper, 47, was entenced to life in prison for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old family friend. (credit: Tarrant County Jail)

Sex Offender Sentenced To Life

A 47-year-old convicted sex offender was sentenced to life in prison for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old family friend.

05/09/2014

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