Texas Supreme Court Extends Emergency Order, Jury Proceedings On Hold Until Feb. 1, 2021The Supreme Court of Texas has extended its emergency order stating courts may not hold jury proceedings due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic until Feb.1, 2021.
North Texas Child Predator Sentenced To 60 Years In Prison Without ParoleJoel Thomas Dies, 36, sexually abused the victim over the course of four years starting when the child was 5 years old, the Collin County DA's Office said.
North Texas Court Is The 1st In The Country To Hold A Jury Trial Via VideoconferencingSome North Texans gathered in what was a first of its kind 'jury box', as potential jurors popped onto the screen one by one.
First Online Jury Trial Set For Collin County Next Week: 'This Is Sort Of A New World'It’s a civil case where the decision is non-binding, but it is groundbreaking and could help maintain jury trials while social distancing is required.
Denton County Man Found Guilty Of Child Sexual Abuse, Sentenced To Life In Prison Without ParoleHarry Holley was indicted in June 2018. He was 38 years old at the time.
Texas Deputy Who Struck Man He Invited To Slap Him IndictedA Harris County sheriff's deputy is facing an assault charge after inviting a man to slap him in the face, then slapping the man to the ground last year.
Jury Convicts Edward Thomas Of Assault On Transgender Woman Muhlaysia BookerA man charged with felony aggravated assault in the beating of Muhlaysia Booker — a transgender woman from Dallas — has been convicted of misdemeanor assault.
Diversity Of Amber Guyger Murder Trial Jury Seen As Key Factor In ConvictionFrom the beginning, the demographics of the Amber Guyger trial jury was bound to be closely watched in a case that ignited debate over race and policing.
Following The End Of Trial, Next Step For Guyger Could Likely Be AppealNow that the trial has wrapped up, the next step for Amber Guyger and her team is likely an appeal. The paperwork could be filed within the next 60 to 90 days.
Judge Rules Murder Trial Of Former Police Officer Amber Guyger Stays In Dallas CountyJudge Tammy Kemp has denied a change of venue request from attorney's for former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger.
Jury Has Been Chosen In Amber Guyger Trial Over Shooting Death Of Botham JeanAfter narrowing down 400 people to 12, the jury for the Amber Guyger trial has been chosen.
Jury Selection In Amber Guyger Trial Continues FridayTomorrow, jury selection in the Amber Guyger trial continues.
Big Gulp Cup Helped Lead Police To Suspected Kidnapper Christopher Revill, Fort Worth Officer TestifiedA crushed Big Gulp cup may have helped direct crimes scene investigators toward more evidence against an accused kidnapper Christopher Revill.
Jury Listens To Police Recording Of Christopher Revill The Night His Ex-Girlfriend DisappearedA Fort Worth jury listened to an audio recording of accused kidnapper Christopher Revill's first conversation with a detective Thursday, where he was seemingly more concerned with what would happen to him next, rather than his missing ex-girlfriend.
Former TDCJ Lieutenant Accused Of Cooking Up Raw Beef Insurance SchemeAuthorities are accusing a former Texas Department of Criminal Justice lieutenant of taking part in an undercooked scheme in which she claimed she was served raw hamburger meat at two different locations of a fast food chain.