Sentencing

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Officer’s Heartfelt Words For Teen Who Shot Him

Before the teen who pled guilty to murdering a 6-year-old Saginaw girl left to begin his prison sentence, he listened to statements from the girl’s parents, and the Arlington police officer he shot.

CBS 11–09/04/2014

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Convicted Murderer Hasan Provides No Defense During Fort Hood Sentencing

The Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood decided not to call witnesses or testify Tuesday during his trial’s penalty phase, which is his last chance to plead for his life before the jury begins deliberating whether to sentence him to death.

CBS 11–08/27/2013

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Emotional Testimony In Day One Of Fort Hood Sentencing

Day one of the sentencing phase for convicted Fort Hood murderer, Nidal Hasan, proved to be the most emotional and gut-wrenching day of the three-week court martial.

CBS 11–08/26/2013

An Ellis County jury sentenced Ryan Keith Mason, 41, of Italy, to 68 years in prison after he was convicted of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. (credit: Ellis County Jail)

Jury Sentences Drug Dealer To 68 Years

An Ellis County jury sentenced Ryan Keith Mason, 41, of Italy, to 68 years in prison Friday after he was convicted of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.

08/16/2013

Dallas father Naim Muhammad is found guilty of Capital Murder, for the deaths of his two sons. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Jury Finds Dallas Man Guilty Of Murdering Sons

It took less than 10 minutes for a Dallas County jury to find a North Texas father guilty of Capital Murder for drowning his two sons.

CBSDFW.COM–05/15/2013

Belinda Barrow (credit: Tarrant County District Attorney's Office)

North Texas Robber Who Fled Before Verdict Surrenders

She bolted from court before her guilty verdict, now a North Texas woman is back behind bars.

CBSDFW.COM–04/03/2013

Steven Lawayne Nelson has been accused of killing 28-year-old pastor Clint Dobson at NorthPointe Baptist Church in Arlington. (credit: Texas Department of Criminal Justice)

Sentencing Jury For Convicted Pastor Killer In Recess

The jury that will decide how severely convicted murderer Steven Nelson will be punished has gone into recess for the weekend.

CBSDFW.COM–10/12/2012

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Mother Who Glued Daughter’s Hands To Wall Testifies

A Dallas mother who admitted to beating her toddler and gluing the child’s hands to a wall says her daughter “didn’t deserve that.”

10/10/2012

Patterson Sentencing

Jury Deciding Fate Of Teen Guilty Of Murdering Fort Worth Student

Testimony in the punishment phase of the case of an 18-year-old, who pled guilty to Murder in the shooting and killing of a Fort Worth high school student, has ended. A jury will now decide punishment for Broderick Patterson.

05/03/2012