Man Serving Life For Acid Burning Of Teen Loses AppealA federal appeals court has rejected an appeal from a man serving life in prison for burning one of his girlfriend's children with acid during an argument while in a pickup truck in far North Texas nearly 10 years ago.
Man Who Used Dating App To Assault, Rob Gay Men Gets PrisonOne of four Texas men accused of using a dating app to assault and rob gay men has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.
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.