Texas Court Upholds Long Sentence For Bernie TiedeA Texas appeals court has upheld the 99-year prison sentence given to a mortician who was the subject of the 2011 film "Bernie."
Woman Who Encouraged Boyfriend's Suicide SentencedThe judge focused his ruling on Carter telling Roy to "get back in" after he climbed out of his truck as it was filling with carbon monoxide.
Man Shot By Police At Love Field Pleads Guilty, Given 10-Years ProbationA man who who survived being shot at Dallas Love Field by police a year ago has pleaded guilty to his crime.
Former HEB Elementary Principal To Be Sentenced For Sex CrimeA former HEB elementary school principal who was convicted of a federal sex crime is to be sentenced Monday morning.
Supreme Court To Review Claims From Texas Death Row InmatesThe Supreme Court will hear appeals from two African-American death-row inmates in Texas, including one who argued his sentence was based on his race.
Convicted Sex Offender Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison On Child Porn ConvictionIn May 2014, Michael Brendan O’Connor sent the undercover officer a zip file containing several images of child pornography.
Drug Trafficker Sentenced To 27 Years After 1,900 Pounds Of Meth FoundA Mesquite man has been sentenced to nearly 30 years in prison after being caught with a large amount of methamphetamine in his home.
Dallas Man Sentenced For Stalking, Aggravated AssaultA Dallas man was sentenced Thursday to 20-years for what prosecutors say was the worst case of stalking they've ever seen.
Texas Man Gets 2 Life Sentences For RobberiesA 23-year-old Texas man has been sentenced to two life terms in prison for robbing elderly women in their homes.
10-year Sentence For Ex-New Orleans Mayor NaginFormer New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison for bribery, money laundering and other corruption that spanned his two terms as mayor — including the chaotic years after Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005.
Man Gets 75 Years For Sexual Assault That Left Teen With HIVAn 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.
Dallas Gang Member's Death Sentence UpheldThe state's highest appeals court has upheld the conviction of a Dallas street gang member sent to death row for the fatal shootings of two brothers during a March 2009 home robbery.