McKinney Man Who Ran Ponzi Scheme Gets Prison Time, Ordered To Pay $13M In RestitutionA McKinney man who ran a Ponzi scheme has been sentenced to 5 years in federal prison and ordered to pay $13 million in restitution to his victims.
Johnson County Resident Timothy Vandeventer Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Child PornOfficials say he was arrested with some 110,000 images of child pornography, now a Johnson County man has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison.
Texas Man Who Escaped From Prison, Twice, Sentenced To 35 Years For An Array Of ChargesHe escaped from law enforcement custody in Texas -- twice -- now a Lubbock man has been sentenced to more than 35 years in federal prison for gun and drug crimes.
Arlington Resident Glenn Boggus Sentenced To Federal Prison for Filing Fake Tax ReturnsFederal officials say he netted more than $935,000 by filing fake tax returns, now a 34-year-old Arlington man is headed to federal prison.
Feds: Arlington Resident Terry Carter Sexually Exploited Kids To Produce Porn, Court Gives Him 50 YearsHe was found guilty of exploiting children and committing other child pornography crimes, now an Arlington man is headed to federal prison for 50 years.
'No Get Out Of Jail Free Card For The 'Tiger King': Trump Pardon List Doesn't Include Texas Prisoner Joe ExoticThe stretch limousine that sat outside the federal prison in Fort Worth on January 19 left empty -- this after President Donald Trump's flurry of pardons didn't include one for “Tiger King” Joe Exotic.
His Legal Team Went To D.C. From Texas, Now 'Joe Exotic' Waits In Fort Worth To See If He'll Be PardonedWith President Donald Trump's term ending in less than 24 hours the man known as the Tiger King is waiting in a federal prison in Fort Worth to see if his request for a pardon will be granted.
Prison For Man Who Sold Texas Shooter Seth Ator AR-15 Used In Midland-Odessa MassacreThe man who sold the AR-15 used to gun down 32 people in Midland and Odessa, Texas in 2020 is headed to federal prison.
Legal Team For 'Joe Exotic' Flies From Texas To D.C. To Ask President Trump For PardonA legal team for Joe Exotic gathered in Texas in the early morning hours of January 6. The group was at Meacham Airport in Fort Worth, boarding a plane for Washington, D.C. to ask President Donald Trump for a pardon.
4th South Texan Sentenced To Federal Prison For Role In Human Smuggling OperationThe four men, all from Roma, were arrested after one of the individuals who was being held in the shed in rural Starr County escaped and sought help.
‘Tiger King’ Star Joe Exotic Sues Justice Department Over Rejected PardonThe legal team for the Netflix star — whose real name is Joseph Maldonado-Passage — argues that the denial isn't valid since his request was not presented directly to President Trump.
As Advocates Fight, Texas Gang Member 1st Of 5 U.S. Federal Inmates To Be Executed Before Biden InaugurationA Texas man is set to be put to death on December 10 for his role in the 1999 slayings of an Iowa religious couple, but criminal justice advocates, celebrities, and even jurors involved in the case are fighting the Trump administration to stop it.
19-Year-Old Texan Joel Schrimsher Sentenced To 2 Years In Federal Prison For Bomb Threat To Federal ReserveJoel Hayden Schrimsher, 19, pleaded guilty on Aug. 24 to conveying false or misleading information through the internet concerning the potential destruction of a federal building.
Texas Man Who Plotted Mass Shooting Sentenced To 2 Years In Federal PrisonWilliam Patrick Williams, 20, was charged via criminal complaint in August 2019 with making a false statement during the purchase of a firearm.
Feds: 30 Years In Prison For Fort Worth Man Who Videotaped Sexual Assault Of InfantFederal officials say a 34-year-old Fort Worth man videotaped the sexual assault of an infant. Now a judge has sentenced him to 30 years in prison.