A Houston-area man has been sentenced to six years in prison for a fraudulent health care scheme that netted him about $1.2 million in federal payouts.
A 54-year-old former suburban Dallas teacher has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for the hit-and-run death of a 6-year-old boy last year.
A Houston man who met underage girls online, promised to make them models but then forced them into prostitution has been sentenced to 40 years in prison.
Attorneys for one of the longest-imprisoned Texas death row inmates are seeking a clemency and freedom for him before he dies of inoperable cancer.
A now-former parole officer in the Texas prison system has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for accepting bribes from a suspected heroin dealer.
A Texas judge has sentenced a former state geologist to 60 years in prison for promotion and possession of child pornography.
A South Texas woman who says she used bingo winnings to buy five assault rifles has been convicted of lying on the purchase records.
An Illinois man has been sentenced to more than three years in federal prison for trafficking thousands of fake Viagra pills to Texas.
Four people have pleaded guilty for their roles in a sex-trafficking operation in Houston that used violence to force underage girls and women living in the U.S. illegally into prostitution.
A Central Texas woman has been sentenced to life in prison for her role in the 2008 stabbing death of her mother during an attempt to steal money.