Court Nixes Air Force Trainer's Rape Penalty An Air Force appeals court has overturned an Air Force instructor's rape conviction and ordered a new sentence for his other convictions for misconduct at the South Texas base where he worked.
Nursing Dog Shot, Left Inside Cage Dead
Man Wants Confession Tossed For 3rd Murder Trial Attorneys for a West Texas man whose conviction in two murders was recently overturned filed a motion Friday asking a judge to suppress the confession he made after his 1993 arrest.
Fort Hood Soldier Convicted In Prostitute CaseA Fort Hood sergeant convicted for his role in a prostitution ring involving cash-strapped female soldiers has been reprimanded and demoted.
Ex-Prosecutor Gets Jail For Wrongful Conviction A former Texas prosecutor who won a conviction that sent an innocent man to prison for nearly 25 years has agreed to serve 10 days in jail and complete 500 hours of community service.
Man Convicted Of South Texas Rapes Gets 225 YearsA San Antonio-area man has been sentenced to 225 years in prison for raping a woman three times in one night at his home in a case linked to social media.
Sandusky Conviction To Get Appeals Court Review Jerry Sandusky's lawyer and members of the state attorney general's office will be inside a northeastern Pennsylvania courtroom as the former Penn State assistant football coach seeks to have his child molestation conviction overturned.
Woman Gets 15 Years After Beating Daughter To Death For Fussing Over BedtimeA West Texas woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for the fatal beating of her daughter when the toddler fussed at going to sleep.
Texas Man's Conviction In Wife's Death Upheld Texas' highest criminal court has upheld a murder conviction for a former Houston area high school coach who was convicted for the 1999 shooting death of his pregnant wife.