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.
Texas Man Given 55 Years In Prison For Fatal Church Bus CrashA driver was sentenced to 55 years in prison Friday for causing a church bus crash in South Texas that killed 13 people.
Suspect In 2 Fatal Texas Hospital Stabbings CompetentA psychologist has determined a suspect in a 2013 stabbing attack at an East Texas hospital that left a nurse and a visitor dead is competent to stand trial.
Child Rapist In Jail Gets Death For Killing Female GuardA convicted child rapist was sentenced to death for killing a female corrections officer.
Anthony Weiner To Be Released From Prison EarlyFormer New York Democratic congressman Anthony Weiner is scheduled to be released from prison three months early.
Texas Prisons Creating Denture Clinic For Toothless InmatesTexas prison system officials are changing system policy to help fit toothless inmates with dentures.
$18M Worth Of Cocaine Found In Bananas Given To Texas PrisonAuthorities say bananas donated to a Texas prison turned out to have nearly $18 million worth of cocaine hidden inside the boxes.
Texas Woman Gets Prison In Virtual Kidnapping, Ransom ScamA Texas woman has been sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison for her role in what investigators called a "virtual kidnapping" extortion scam.
Ex-Texas Parole Officer Faces Up To 20 Years Over PayoffsA former Texas parole officer faces up to 20 years in federal prison for accepting payoffs in exchange for letting other people provide urine samples for some convicts.
Convicted Killer, Former Officer Roy Oliver Sent To Prison In HuntsvilleRoy Oliver was released from the Dallas County Jail and turned over to authorities at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice James “Jay” H. Byrd Unit in Huntsville, Texas early Monday morning.
Former Trump Aide Papadopoulos Gets 14 Days In Prison For Lying To FBIGeorge Papadopoulos apologized for his actions, telling a judge that he had made a "dreadful mistake" and was eager for redemption.
Dallas County Prosecutors To Decide On Other Charges For Ex-Officer Convicted Of MurderJordan Edwards' family said the jury that convicted former Balch Springs officer Roy Oliver of murder, was too lenient in the punishment, deciding on 15 years in prison.