A former Central Texas sixth-grade teacher has been sentenced to 15 years in prison over the sexual assault of two male students.
A man with 10 prior felony convictions has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for fighting with several Southeast Texas jail officers.
A South Texas man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison and his son to 16 years for the 2012 shooting of a federal agent on drug-patrol duty.
A Texas man has been sentenced to four years in prison in a human smuggling case involving a teen allegedly assaulted as she was being driven to New Jersey.
A 23-year-old Houston woman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for producing videos that depicted her using high heels, meat cleavers and other weapons to kill cats and dogs.
A West Texas legislator has been sentenced to 15 days in jail over a 2013 drunken driving accident in Austin.
A man from Mexico has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for trying to mail aluminum cans filled with cocaine from a South Texas post office.
A South Texas truck driver has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for trying to smuggle nearly $1 million worth of cocaine stuffed in a cooler in his rig.
An East Texas man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison in a child pornography case in which a minor was lured into posing for sexually explicit images.
A South Texas woman who scammed financial clients by using an actor pretending to be a wealthy investor has been sentenced to more than three years in prison.