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Man Found Guilty After Having Sex With 13-Year-Old-Girl

A South Texas man working for the Department of Defense in Honduras faces up to 30 years in prison for having sex with a 13-year-old girl.

04/29/2015

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Man Sentenced To 15-Years For Hit-And-Run

A Waco man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for a hit-and-run incident involving a McLennan County sheriff’s deputy.

04/27/2015

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6 Texas Jailers Fired After Mentally Ill Inmate Left Alone For Weeks

Six Texas jailers were fired and 29 others suspended after a mentally ill inmate was left unattended and alone in his cell for weeks with insect-infested food containers, a feces-clogged toilet and ropes from his shredded jail uniform hanging from the ceiling.

04/24/2015

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Inmate Convicted Of Threatening Judge Serves Two Years In Federal Lockup

A Texas prison system inmate convicted of threatening a U.S. district judge in Houston must serve nearly two years in a federal lockup.

04/15/2015

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Woman Facing Up To 20 Years In Drug Case, 1 Died Of Overdose

A Dallas woman faces up to 20 years in federal prison for her role in the overdose death of an apparent first-time heroin user.

03/24/2015

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Woman Sentenced After Receiving $60,000 In Financial Aid, Never Finished Courses

A Dallas woman who received more than $60,000 in college financial aid but never finished any online courses must serve more than two years in prison.

03/24/2015

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Ex-Teacher Sentenced To 60 Years In Prison For Child Pornography

An ex-journalism teacher at a North Texas high school has been sentenced to a maximum 60 years in prison for soliciting teens for child pornography.

03/12/2015

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Man Serving Life Sentence After Fatally Punching 2-Month-Old Daughter

A San Antonio man who told police he punched his 2-month-old daughter because she would not stop crying must serve life in prison for her 2010 death.

03/03/2015

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Inmate Convicted Of Trying To Hire Hit Man To Kill Judge

An inmate serving time for not registering as a sex offender has been convicted of trying to hire a hit man to kill the Texas judge who sent him to prison.

02/19/2015

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Man Facing Up To 30 Years In Prison For Child Pornography Case

A Dallas-area man faces up to 30 years in prison in a child pornography case linked to a 17-year-old boy enrolled in elementary school allegedly to lure victims.

02/19/2015

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