A Dallas district court judge has imposed a series of probationary requirements against a 20-year-old man convicted of raping a schoolmate.
The man sentenced to probation for raping a Dallas teenager was back in court on Thursday morning. A new judge placed numerous restrictions on his original punishment.
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.
A judge’s controversial handling of a rape case, and her suggestion that the 14-year-old victim was lying, has outraged Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins.
A Dallas County judge has removed herself from a rape case after telling a newspaper she thought the 14-year-old victim wasn’t “the victim she claimed to be.”
A teenager who was raped by a classmate 2 ½ years ago said she now feels shamed by the judge who sentenced him.
Southern Methodist University is one of 55 colleges/universities under investigation for possible violations of federal law over the handling of sexual violence
A court order requiring a confessed rapist to spend time with victims of rape has stunned victims’ advocates.
Texas will not comply with parts of a federal law designed to eliminate prison rape, Gov. Rick Perry said in a letter to the U.S. Attorney General, calling the rules too costly and an infringement on state rights.
A former Fort Campbell soldier convicted of raping and killing a teenage Iraqi girl and using a shotgun to kill her family has died in prison in Arizona.
Police arrested a criminal defense attorney at the Dallas County Courthouse on Wednesday.
30-year old Cesar Benitez is accused in three sexual assaults that happened in the Lake Highlands area last year. He was arrested in April and Dallas Police say his DNA matched the attacker.