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Man Gets 30 Years For Causing Deadly Wreck, Leaving Scene

A 23-year-old Arlington man is heading to prison for a drunk driving wreck that killed one friend and severely injured another in 2012.

CBSDFW.COM–02/28/2014

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MADD Shocked By Josh Brent Sentence

Attorneys for Josh Brent won the sympathy of the jury, which sentenced the former Dallas Cowboy to just ten years probation.

CBS 11–01/24/2014

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Man Says He Received Different ‘Juvenile Justice’ From Judge

Connor McCreight’s ankle monitor is a daily reminder of his past. He is still serving punishment for a crime committed when he was just 14-year-old. He says compared to admitted drunk driver Ethan Couch his sentence from the same judge was harsh.

CBS 11–12/18/2013

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Overcrowded Prisons Lead To Campaign For Ending Mandatory Sentences

Critics of mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent offenders say it leads to overcrowding in prisons, including here in North Texas.

09/24/2013

Pablo Garcia (credit: Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney's Office)

Man Sentenced To 45 Years For Pantego Attack & Robbery

19 year-old Pablo Garcia was sentenced to 45 years in prison Tuesday for his role in an attack on a man and the robbery of at least 20 at a Halloween party in Pantego last year.

08/07/2012

Woman Sentenced To Ten Years For Murder

A May-December romance that ended in murder has earned a Fort Worth woman a ten-year prison stretch.

10/12/2010

Corny Dog Heir's Kidnapper Gets 8 Years

Adolfo Chavez reached a deal with Denton County prosecutors and then pleaded guilty to one count of kidnapping. 

08/13/2010