Texas Refuses To Compensate Wrongly Convicted Ex-Death Row InmateThe Texas state comptroller has denied compensation to a man who served 12 years on death row for a murder prosecutors and a judge have said he didn't commit.
'Texas 7' Death Row Inmate Claims Ex-Dallas County Judge Was Anti-SemiticThe Houston Chronicle reports that Randy Halprin alleges in his federal appeal that ex-Dallas County Judge Vickers Cunningham referred to him with anti-Semitic language.
21-Year-Old Man Arrested After Alleged Attempted Robbery At GunpointA 21-year-old man is behind bars after police said he tried to rob a man at gunpoint, then led police on a short chase in Grand Prairie.
2 North Texas Doctors, 1 Nurse Sentenced For Federal Drug Trafficking ViolationsTwo doctors and a nurse from Plano were sentenced to federal prison for the illegal distribution of opioids and other pharmaceutical controlled substances.
Texan Faces Up To 88 Years On Terrorism-Related ConvictionsA North Texas man faces up to 88 years in a U.S. prison he was convicted of sharing online messages promoting terrorism and lying to investigators.
Rise In Suicide Attempts In Texas Prisons Alarms AdvocatesThe number of officially logged suicide attempts among Texas prisoners has nearly tripled in the last decade.
Music Instructor Who Taught For 20 Years Arrested For Child Sexual Abuse Reid Rogers worked at Sounds Good School of Music as a guitar instructor for the last two decades.
Dallas PD Wants To Double Its Fleet Of Bait Cars To Catch ThievesIt's all part of the department's mobile surveillance program that began in 2010 and has since become the largest of its kind in the country.
Caraway Sentenced To 4 Years, 8 Months in Bribery SchemeOnce considered one of the most influential leaders in Dallas, Dwaine Caraway was sentenced this afternoon to 4 years and 8 months in federal prison.
Former Dallas Councilman Dwaine Caraway Will Be Sentenced Friday For Accepting BribesIn a plea deal with the U.S. Attorney's Office last August, Caraway admitted to taking the money. At the time, he was the second most powerful person in Dallas city government.
Dallas Man Pleads Guilty After Using Grindr To Target Gay Men For Violent CrimesA 24-year-old Dallas man pleaded guilty Thursday to kidnapping and conspiracy charges in connection with his involvement in a scheme using Grindr to target gay men for violent crimes.
3 Native American Inmates Win Right To Long Hair In TexasThe inmates' lawsuit against the Texas Department of Criminal Justice argued that Native American spiritual beliefs regard hair as an extension of the soul.
Wrongfully Convicted Man Offers 'Miles Of Freedom' To Help OthersIn 1995, at age 20, Richard Miles went to prison for murder. He maintained his innocence, and spent nearly 15 years trying to clear his name.
Dallas Man Pleads Guilty To Strangling Landlord, Burying In YardA Dallas man accused of killing his landlord, entombing him in a concrete slab in the backyard and then posing as the victim to sell the house has pleaded guilty and been sentenced to 25 years in prison.
Ex-Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Sentenced To 3 Years In PrisonFormer Trump attorney Michael Cohen has been sentenced by a federal judge in Manhattan to three years in federal prison.