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.
The McLennan County grand jury indicted the men Wednesday on 91 counts that include aggravated sexual assault of a child.
It took little more than a year for authorities to rescue 13 human trafficking victims in North Texas.
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.
A 47-year-old convicted sex offender was sentenced to life in prison for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old family friend.
Six men have been arrested in Waco on charges they raped a girl younger than 16.
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.