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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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6 Arrested In Waco In Rape Of Teen Girl

Six men have been arrested in Waco on charges they raped a girl younger than 16.

05/09/2014

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

Sir Young (credit: Dallas County Jail)

Restrictions Placed On Dallas Rapist’s Probation

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.

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

Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins discusses the TV show "Dallas DNA" at the 2009 Winter Television Critics Association Press Tour at the Universal Hilton Hotel on January 9, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Watkins Blasts Judge’s Handling Of Rape Case

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.

05/06/2014

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Judge Recuses After Questioning Rape Victim, 14

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.”

05/05/2014

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Rape Survivor Feels Shamed By Judge

A teenager who was raped by a classmate 2 ½ years ago said she now feels shamed by the judge who sentenced him.

05/02/2014

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