'Affluenza' Teen's Case Will Move To Adult CourtIt was decision day for 'affluenza' teen Ethan Couch, and the judge decided to move his probation to adult court after his next birthday. Prosecutors had been pushing for this hearing for months.
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.
Deputies Called To Home Of Ethan Couch's Dad, No ChargesTarrant County Sheriff's deputies responded to a call at Fred Couch's house from a woman who said she was his girlfriend and had been choked.
'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.
Ethan Couch Will Stay In Juvenile Detention, For NowThe 'affluenza' teen Ethan Couch woke up in North Texas on Friday after spending nearly two months on the run and in custody in Mexico. He was in court, where a judge decided that he should stay in juvenile detention, at least for now.
"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.
'Affluenza' Teen Returning To Texas From MexicoThe Mexican lawyer for a Texas teenager who used an 'affluenza' defense in a fatal drunk driving crash said that his client has dropped an appeal against deportation and will return to 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.
Tonya Couch Released From Jail After Bond ReductionThe mother of 'affluenza' teen Ethan Couch walked out of prison on Tuesday morning. Tonya Couch posted bond on Monday night after a judge agreed to significantly lower the amount to just $75,000.
'Affluenza' Mom Tonya Couch Bond Reduced To $75,000Tarrant County Judge Wayne Salvant lowered the bail for 'affluenza' teen Tonya Couch from $1million to $75,000. It's rules-a-plenty if she bonds out.
Does 'Affluenza' Mom Tonya Couch Have Mental Illness?A court has ordered experts to assess Tonya Couch for a mental illness. The order includes assessing whether the mother of Ethan Couch is competent to stand trial for the charge of hindering apprehension of her son.
Warrant: Tonya Couch Withdrew $30,000 Before DisappearanceJust how far the mother and son planned to get with the $30,000 and the pickup truck they used to drive across the border was unclear.
New Details Released On Tonya, Ethan Couch DisappearanceThe document says on December 3, Tonya Couch withdrew $30,000 from the bank. She also told Ethan's father, Fred Couch he would never see his son again.