Judge Recusal Hearing Held For "Affluenza" Teen Ethan CouchThe teen whose lawyers used an “affulenza” defense during his Intoxication Manslaughter trial was back in court today. Attorneys for Ethan Couch filed a motion to have his juvenile probation judge removed.
“Affluenza” Mom Tonya Couch Attends Court HearingThere is news involving the mother of “affluenza” teen Ethan Couch. After being indicted for helping her son jump bail and escape to Mexico, Tonya Couch has another court hearing today.
Affluenza Teen To Serve 720 Days In The Tarrant County JailEthan Couch made his first appearance in adult court. During the hearing, before District Judge Wayne Salvant, Couch learned that he will remain behind bars for the next 720 days -- nearly two years.
While 'Affluenza' Teen Went Free, Similar Case Led To PrisonOne 16-year-old drove drunk, ran a red light and crashed into a pregnant woman's car, killing her and her unborn child. Another drunken teenager rammed a pickup truck into a crowd of people assisting a stranded driver, killing four.
'Affluenza' Teen Ethan Couch Postpones Court AppearanceThe North Texas teenager who used an "affluenza" legal defense in a fatal drunken-driving wreck has waived his right to a detention hearing.
"Affluenza" Teen Ethan Couch Back In North Texas & In Juvenile CustodyOfficials in Mexico put Ethan Couch on a plane this morning and he is now back in North Texas to face charges.
Paperwork Issue Delays "Affluenza" Teen Probation Hearing For 1 MonthThe “affluenza” teen saga returned to a North Texas courtroom this morning. Ethan Couch may still not be in the U.S. but his case was scheduled to be heard by a Fort Worth judge.
MADD To Present "Fight Affluenza" Signatures During Ethan Couch HearingMothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) announced that representatives with the organization will attend the transfer hearing for "affluenza" teen Ethan Couch in Tarrant County tomorrow.
MADD Gets 30,000 To Sign "Affluenza" Teen Petition In 1 DayYesterday MADD launched a petition to gather signatures demanding that "affluenza" teen Ethan Couch’s case be moved from juvenile to adult court. Today officials with the organization confirm their 30,000 signature goal had been met.
Texas Sheriff To "Affluenza" Mom: This Is Jail, Not A ResortToday the mother of “affluenza” teen Ethan Couch went before a Tarrant County judge to be arraigned. Tonya Couch was brought into Criminal District Court #2 to stand before Judge Wayne F. Salvant.
A Look At Ethan Couch's Living Conditions While Being Held In MexicoThe sleeping areas are share by 5 people the room size is 16 square meters. Each person has a thin foam mattress with 2 sheets.