26, Nov 2014 - Hood, TX Jurors watch confession video in Miguel Tinoco murder trial
By: Melissa GundersenEL PASO, Texas -- It was a twist in the case today as jurors watched an El Paso man accused of driving into a group of people, claiming the life of one woman, admit he did it. On Tuesday afternoon Miguel Tinoco watched a video of hims
26, Nov 2014 - Juvenile probation officer in court for alleged sex-trafficking operation
By: Melissa GundersenEL PASO, Texas -- An El Paso county juvenile probation officer and former University of Texas at El Paso football player made his first court appearance Thursday, after he was charged with being part of a sex-trafficking gang. Timothy
26, Nov 2014 - El Paso, TX Man accused of killing wife in Northeast over two years ago sentenced
EL PASO, Texas – A man who was accused of murdering his wife more than two years ago was sentenced Monday after entering a guilty plea. Antonio Tanez Brown, 32, was sentenced to 50 years in prison for the murder of 32-year-old Yanira Caballero. Ca
26, Nov 2014 - El Paso, TX Ex-Fort Bliss soldier gets 6 months for theft
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — A former Fort Bliss soldier must serve six months in federal prison for stealing about $30,000 worth of Army gear while deployed to Afghanistan. Ex-Sgt. Dexroy Germaine Hamilton was sentenced in El Paso in a case that prosecut
26, Nov 2014 - Jenna Farrey, mother suspected of burying son in desert, stands trial in 2015
EL PASO, Texas - A mother suspected of burying her infant son in the New Mexico desert appeared in court Thursday morning. Jenna Farrey appeared before 384th District Judge Patrick Garcia for a pre-trial hearing at 9 a.m. Farrey and her husband, Fort Bl
26, Nov 2014 - El Paso, TX Ruling still pending for evidence hearing for Daniel Villegas
EL PASO, Texas - Daniel Villegas was back in court Thursday for a hearing on his upcoming murder retrial. The hearing will determine whether a signed confession will be presented as evidence. Vill
25, Nov 2014 - El Paso, TX Attorney to file class action lawsuit against EP Fitness following KFOX14 report
EL PASO, Texas – One week after KFOX14 investigated popular gym EP Fitness’ questionable billing and cancellation policies, a local attorney has informed us he will file a class action lawsuit against the gym. As we reported, EP Fitness Presi
25, Nov 2014 - El Paso, TX Man, 34, sentenced to 30 years in prison for child pornography case
EL PASO, Texas – A 34-year-old man who admitted to using computers at the El Paso Public Library to exchange child pornography was sentenced to 30 years in federal prison, officials said. Berry Jay Miller admitted to emailing the images to other peo
24, Nov 2014 - El Paso, TX Texas man gets 50 years for killing wife
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - An El Paso man who strangled his wife and left her hanging in a closet has been sentenced to 50 years in prison. A judge on Monday delivered the punishment to 36-year-old Antonio Brown, who pleaded guilty to murdering 32-year-old Yanira Caballero.
24, Nov 2014 - Florida Times-Union: El Paso man sentenced to 17 years for enticement of teen girl
An El Paso, Texas, man formerly stationed at Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base was sentenced to 17 years, eight months in federal prison this week for using online communications to persuade a Camden County teen to sneak out of her house and to travel to his base apartment to have sex.
24, Nov 2014 - El Paso, TX Telethon, hotlines set up to help Texas immigrants
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Attorneys and immigration groups in Texas are setting up telethons and hotlines to serve immigrants who will look to qualify under a White House plan to protect them from deportation.
24, Nov 2014 - Borderland bankruptcy attorney: Student debt crisis could be next mortgage debt crisis
EL PASO, Texas -- A new report done by WalletHub ranks Texas the ninth best state for student debt. The report done by WalletHub measured different states by average student debt, percentage of students with past-due loan balances, and unemployment rate.
24, Nov 2014 - El Paso, TX Purchases by PSB may benefit jailed El Paso lawyer
The independent appraiser the Public Service Board hired to appraise three properties that the board ultimately purchased was disciplined in May by the state Texas Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board (TALCB) in Austin.
23, Nov 2014 - Randolph, TX Defense points out inconsistences in trial for alleged Barrio Azteca gang leader
By: Melissa GundersenEL PASO, Texas -- After two weeks of testimony tying an alleged Barrio Azteca gang leader to the murders of a U.S. Consulate employee, her husband and another man, defense attorneys raise some doubt.Defense attorney Randolph Ortega st
23, Nov 2014 - El Paso, TX Lawmakers, attorney reacts to possible federal immigration aid
EL PASO, Texas -- An attorney who has represented children crossing the United States-Mexico by themselves said children have to go through the same immigration process as adults.
23, Nov 2014 - Judge says Daniel Villegas' statements must be suppressed
EL PASO, Texas -- A state district judge has ruled that a confession allegedly given by Daniel Villegas nearly 20 years ago, which led to his conviction, may not be admitted into evidence at his new trial because it was coerced by police officers. Today'
23, Nov 2014 - El Paso, TX Woman says man sexually assaulted her still free
By: Genevieve Curtis EL PASO, Texas -- It's one of the most underreported crimes and local attorneys said it's also the hardest case to win in a courtroom.
23, Nov 2014 - Anderson, TX Special Report: Interference with child custody not enforced in Texas
By: Bill Melugin EL PASO, Texas – A KFOX14 special assignment has discovered it is the unwritten policy of Texas law enforcement to not make arrests or charge persons with the crime of interference with child custody.
23, Nov 2014 - Randolph, TX Graphic photos, questionable testimony heard in trial for alleged Barrio Azteca Gang leader
By: Melissa GundersenEL PASO, Texas -- Graphic photos of a U.S. Consulate employee and her husband were shown in federal court Wednesday, causing some people to look away, avoiding the vision of multiple bullets holes through the couple’s bodi
23, Nov 2014 - Brown, TX Man sentenced to 50 years in prison for murdering wife
EL PASO, Texas – A man who was accused of murdering his wife more than two years ago was sentenced Monday after entering a guilty plea. Antonio Tanez Brown, 32, was sentenced to 50 years in prison for the murder of 32-year-old Yanira Caballero.
22, Nov 2014 - El Paso, TX El Paso County Commissioners Court adopts resolution in favor of a property tax reform in Texas
County Commissioners Court on Monday adopted a resolution in support of reforming the property tax system in Texas.
22, Nov 2014 - Dallas, TX Groups setting up telethons, hotlines for Texas immigrants
EL PASO — Attorneys and immigration groups in Texas are setting up telethons and hotlines to serve immigrants who may qualify under a new White House plan to protect them from deportation.
22, Nov 2014 - El Paso, TX Tentative trial date set for Daniel Villegas
By: Melissa Gundersen and Jamel ValenciaEL PASO, Texas – A new trial has been set for an El Paso man released on bond last week after the state ordered a new trial on charges he killed two people as a teenager.Daniel Villegas, 37, was back in the co
22, Nov 2014 - Loving, TX Sentencing phase continues in Gonzalez murder trial
By: Crystal PriceEL PASO, Texas -- The sentencing phase in the capital murder trial of an El Paso teen charged with beating an off-duty police officer to death will continue Wednesday morning. Juan Antonio Gonzalez, 19, has been found guilty on one count
22, Nov 2014 - Guadalupe, TX Mental instability leads to double murder, say doctors
By: Melissa GundersenEL PASO, Texas -- Mental retardation and insanity are two things doctors said played a role in the stabbing deaths of a mother and daughter two years ago. Christian Martinez, 23, once again sat in court with his head down.
12, Oct 2014 - Texas Abortion Law May Go to Supreme Court
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Abortion-rights lawyers are predicting "a showdown" at the U.S. Supreme Court after federal appellate judges allowed full implementation of a law that has closed more than 80 percent of Texas' abortion clinics.
12, Oct 2014 - After setback, abortion-rights backers vow to take appeal of tough Texas law to Supreme Court
EL PASO, Texas — Abortion-rights lawyers are predicting "a showdown" at the U.S. Supreme Court after federal appellate judges allowed full implementation of a law that has closed more than 80 percent of Texas' abortion clinics.
12, Oct 2014 - Melissa, TX Trial begins for alleged drug cartel bodyguard
By: Melissa GundersenEL PASO, Texas -- A special agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration took the stand Wednesday afternoon in the trial for a man accused of being a bodyguard in the Sinaloa drug cartel, where he told jurors about an in-depth inter
11, Oct 2014 - El Paso, TX Farrey trial postponed in El Paso until March
EL PASO, Texas - The trial of an El Paso man who fled to Escanaba last year and was later arrested in connection with the death of his baby in El Paso has been postponed until March, according to the El Paso Times.