Catholic Leaders In Texas Name 286 Accused Of Abusing MinorsCatholic leaders in Texas have identified 286 priests and others accused of sexually abusing children, a number that represents one of the largest collection of names to be released since an explosive grand jury report last year in Pennsylvania.
Texas House Passes Bill To Raise Legal Age To Be Tried As Adult To 18A bill to raise the legal age to be tried as an adult to 18 has passes in the Texas House. Texas is only one of 6 states that still holds 17-year-olds criminally responsible as adults.
Man Wanted For Touching Child Walking To Elementary SchoolPolice in Arlington are looking for a man who inappropriately touched an elementary student who was walking to school on Friday.
Texas Lawmakers Mull Increasing Juvenile Criminal Age To 18 Texas lawmakers are considering changing the state's definition of who is considered an adult in the criminal justice system, and even some who disagree with parts of the proposals say the policy should be changed.