At North Texas Federal Prison, About 75% Of Inmates Have Tested Positive For COVID-19About 75% of the inmates have tested positive for COVID-19 at one North Texas federal prison, making it one of the hardest-hit prisons in the nation.
Tarrant County Man Sentenced For Attempting To Coerce, Entice ChildAdam Rene Rodriguez was found guilty by a jury on Oct. 18, 2019, of attempted coercion and enticement of a minor and was sentenced to 17 and a half years in federal prison.
Citing COVID-19 Concerns, Former Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway Wants Release From Federal PrisonAfter more than 13 months in a West Texas federal prison, lawyers for former Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway are trying to get him released on home confinement, because of the risk of contracting COVID-19.
Molotov Cocktail Thrower Who Set Fort Worth House On Fire Sentenced To Decade In PrisonMearvin Eugene Hamilton pleaded guilty in February.
Husband, Wife Plead Guilty in $15 Million Embezzlement SchemeIn total, the pair admitted to submitting more than 90 unauthorized distribution requests from 13 pension plans and 7 retirement plans from 2014 and 2017.
Texas Brothers Sentenced To 11 Years Each For Federal Drug Trafficking ViolationsBrothers James Joseph Fabela, 41, and Benjamin Jason Fabela, 36, from Buna, Texas were sentenced to federal prison for drug trafficking crimes in the Eastern District of Texas.
Carole 'Hey All You Cool Cats And Kittens' Baskin Wins Control Of Joe Exotic's Zoo A federal judge in Oklahoma has awarded ownership of the zoo made famous in Netflix's "Tiger King" docuseries to Joe Exotic's chief rival.
'Tiger King' Joe Exotic's Legal Team Pursues Presidential Pardon From TrumpThe legal team of Joe Maldonado-Passage, AKA Joe Exotic the Tiger King, will hit the road in pursuit of a pardon for the infamous former zoo owner from U.S. president Donald Trump.
Federal Inmate Who Gave Birth While On Ventilator Dies In Fort WorthCircle Bear was first brought to FMC Carswell, a federal prison medical facility in Fort Worth on March 20.
Inmate & 'Tiger King' Star Joe Exotic Reportedly In Coronavirus Quarantine In Fort Worth PrisonHe's been convicted of more than a dozen counts of animal cruelty and for conspiring to kill a woman, but now the man famously known as Joe Exotic is reportedly in COVID-19 quarantine at a Texas prison.
Federal Prisons Will Confine Inmates To Cells For 14 DaysThe Bureau of Prisons will begin confining federal inmates, at the more than one dozen Texas locations and across the country, to their cells for 14 days in an attempt to prevent coronavirus exposure.