Judge: Evidence 'Overwhelmingly Supports Detention' Of 'Cheer' Star Jerry Harris While Awaiting Trial On Child Porn ChargesAttorneys for Harris, who appears in the Netflix documentary series, had asked that he be released and confined at home under strict conditions.
'Cheer' Star Jerry Harris Seeks Release From Jail As He Awaits Trial On Child Porn ChargesProsecutors argue Jerry Harris -- one of the stars of the Netflix documentary “Cheer” -- "exhibits all the signs of a serial child predator" and should remain jailed. Defense attorneys for the 21-year-old want him released as he awaits trial on child pornography charges.
Texas Grand Jury Indicts Netflix For 'Promotion Of Lewd Visual Material Depicting A Child' After Streaming 'Cuties'The District Court in Tyler County in East Texas has indicted Netflix for Promotion of 'Lewd Visual Material Depicting A Child' after the streaming platform made the program Cuties available online in September.
FBI Seeks Victim Information On 'Cheer' Star Jerry Harris Following Arrest For Allegedly Producing Child PornographyThe FBI arrested Harris last Thursday on a federal child pornography charge for allegedly enticing an underage boy to produce and transmit sexually explicit videos and photos of himself.
Texas Man Who Said He Wanted To Rape, Kill And Eat Girl Sentenced To 40 Years In Prison For Child Exploitation CrimesAlexander Nathan Barter pleaded guilty last December to attempted coercion and enticement of a minor and distribution of child pornography.
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Calls For Criminal Investigation Into Netflix Film 'Cuties'U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) has asked the Justice Department to look into whether Netflix and the makers of the film "Cuties" violated federal laws against child pornography.
Plano Teen Arrested In Child Porn CaseCollin County Sheriffs Office Child Exploitation Unit investigators arrested Zize Wu on Monday for possession of child pornography and possession with intent to promote child pornography.
North Texas Men, Including Head Pastor Of Church, David Pettigrew Indicted On Child Pornography ViolationsFormer Denison Church of the Nazarene pastor David Pettigrew, 48, was indicted for child pornography violations.
Former Dallas Police Officer Daniel Collins Pleads Guilty To Possession Of ‘Sadistic’ Child PornographyA former officer with the Dallas Police Department has pleaded guilty to possessing sexually explicit images of little girls.
Texas Church Pastor David Pettigrew Arrested For Allegedly Transporting Child PornographyAgents executed federal search warrants at David Pettigrew’s home and Denison Church of the Nazarene on Thursday.
13-Year Dallas Police Veteran Daniel Collins Arrested, Charged With Child Sexual ExploitationA 35-year-old senior corporal with the Dallas Police Department's Auto Theft Unit has been charged with uploading sexually explicit images of children using the City of Dallas’ employee internet.
Texas Man Gets 60 Years In Prison For Child Sex Abuse, Producing Hundreds Of Child Porn ImagesDouglas Stephen Groover, 37, was sentenced after pleading guilty in February 2020 to two counts of production of child pornography.
Rockwall Councilman Arrested After Sending Child Porn Through App, Police SayA 52-year-old city councilman from Rockwall has been arrested after sending child pornography through a messaging app.
North Texas Man Sentenced To 35 Years In Prison For Possessing Thousands Of Images Of Child PornRichard Denver Belden, 41, pleaded guilty last June to receipt and possession of child pornography and was sentenced to 35 years in federal prison Friday.
Allen Police Arrest Suspect For Child Porn Possession; Find Years Of Hidden Camera Footage From Inside His HomeThe images police found at Stephen DePaula's house show people bathing and using the restroom. Some images could be up to 30 years old, police said.