North Texas Man Freed Thanks To Reinterpreted DNA Evidence After Decade In PrisonWillie Thomas of Fort Worth is out on bond after spending more than 10 years in prison for a capital murder conviction.
Ex-Dallas Officer Amber Guyger Who Killed Neighbor Botham Jean Appeals Murder ConvictionGuyger, 32, did not appear in court Tuesday and the panel seemed to doubt the arguments presented by her lawyer. The judges will hand down a decision at an unspecified later date.
Texas Mother Sent To Prison For Life For Killing 5-Year-Old DaughterA Hays County jury convicted Krystle Villanueva, 27, in the death of her daughter, Giovanna Hernandez.
Danny Aragon-Marquez Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison For Killing Roommate In CarrolltonA Dallas County jury found Danny Aragon-Marquez guilty of murder for the May 2018 death of Randy Dugger of Carrollton.
Dallas Dismissed From Lawsuit Over Former Officer Amber Guyger Murder Of Botham JeanU.S. District Judge Barbara Lynn dismissed the city from civil lawsuit that the family of Botham Jean brought after the 26-year-old was killed by Amber Guyger.
Cartel Killer, Hector Acosta Sentenced To Death In Shooting, Beheading Of Arlington RoommateA Tarrant County jury sentenced convicted killer Hector Acosta to the death penalty for the September 2017 murders of Erick Zelaya and 17-year-old Iris Chirinos in Arlington.
Hector Acosta-Ojeda Found Guilty Of Capital Murder In Shooting, Beheading Of Arlington RoommateProsecutors will seek the death penalty when testimony begins Wednesday on sentencing.
Botham Jean's Family Wants Justice Department To Investigate Dallas Police Department"We need to seek meaningful change," said Allison Jean, Botham Jean's mother. "Talk with no action means nothing."
Judge Tammy Kemp Hugs, Prays With Amber Guyger After Jury Sentences Her To 10 YearsState District Judge Tammy Kemp gave Amber Guyger a bible, hugged her and prayed with the former police officer, now convicted of murder after sentencing her to ten years in prison.
Jury Sentences Convicted Murderer, Ex-Cop Amber Guyger To 10 Years In PrisonA jury sentenced former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger, who was convicted of murdering her neighbor, Botham Shem Jean in his own home to ten years in prison.
Ex-Cop Amber Guyger's Mother Takes Stand In Sentencing Phase Of Murder TrialThe mother of former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger took the stand during the sentencing phase of her daughter's murder trial.
Jury Could Weigh Smaller Sentence For Convicted Murderer Amber Guyger Under 'Sudden Passion Defense'The judge in the trial of former Dallas Police officer Amber Guyger gave the jury instruction on a legal defense that could reduce the officer’s sentencing range.
Amber Guyger Murder Conviction Aftermath: 'How Do We Prevent Similar Tragedy From Happening Again?'As Amber Guyger spends her first night in the Dallas County Jail, communities across the county are reacting to the murder conviction.
Cuts & Conversations: Community Reacts to Amber Guyger Guilty VerdictAt King of Cutz barbershop in South Dallas, the cuts, for a time, took a backseat to conversations about the trial. Conversations which got highly-animated.
Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Murdering Colleague After Workplace DisputeA Richardson man who was arrested for fatally shooting his co-worker outside his Carrollton home was today convicted of murder.