21, Jul 2014 - Galveston, TX Texas City man found guilty in death of girl at bus stop sentenced to prison
HOUSTONβA Texas City man has been sentenced to four years in prison after a jury found him guilty of negligent homicide in the death of an 11-year-old girl he ran over at a school bus stop . Hector Pena, 47, had been charged with manslaughter for the 2012 death of Christina Lopez , but a Galveston jury found him guilty of the lesser charge of negligent homicide. Christina, an 11-year-old girl ...
21, Jul 2014 - Galveston, TX Texas trucker gets 4 years in death of girl, 11
GALVESTON, Texas - A Southeast Texas trucker has been sentenced to four years in prison for the run-over death of an 11-year-old girl who was waiting at a school bus stop.
04, Apr 2014 - Galveston, TX Texas insurance agent gets 4 years for theft
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) β A Houston-area insurance agent whose company included the word "integrity" in its name has been sentenced to four years in prison for stealing from about 40 clients.
03, Apr 2014 - Barry, TX Texas Man Wins Sexual Harassment Case Against Female Boss: Jury Awards James Gist $567K In Pam Matr
A Texas law enforcement official was awarded $567,000 by a jury who found that he was the victim of sexual harassment from his female boss. Former Galveston County Deputy Constable James Gist, 51, sued the county and claimed ex-Constable Pam Matranga repeatedly sexually harassed him from May 2011 to October 2011 by asking him to touch her breasts, pulling her shirt over his head and pretending ...
02, Apr 2014 - Tom Green, TX Polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs hospitalized in Texas
SAN ANTONIO β Polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs, who is serving a life sentence for two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child, has been hospitalized in Galveston, Texas prison officials said. After his 10-year sentence was overturned by the Utah Supreme Court in 2010, he was extradited to Texas where he faced charges for sexual assault of children stemming from a police raid at a West ...
02, Apr 2014 - Galveston, TX Man gets 20 years in β84 Galveston County slaying
GALVESTON β A Southeast Texas man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the 1984 slaying of a woman in Galveston County.
02, Apr 2014 - Hill, TX Latest e-Edition
Posted: Friday, March 28, 2014 12:38 am | Updated: 12:39 am, Fri Mar 28, 2014. GALVESTON, Texas (AP) β The Texas Department of Criminal Justice says polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs is no longer hospitalized and has been returned to prison in East Texas.
01, Apr 2014 - Houston Maritime Attorneys With Schechter, McElwee, Shaffer & Harris Say Texas City Oil Spill Is Ma
Maritime attorney Matthew Shaffer says the Gulf Coast is once again facing potential environmental and economic disaster after a collision between a barge and a ship near the Texas City Dike sent 160,000 gallons of heavy oil spilling into Galveston Bay. (PRWeb March 25, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/03/prweb11699965.htm
01, Apr 2014 - Young, TX Jailed polygamist leader Jeffs taken to Texas prison hospital
By Jom Forsyth SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Reuters) - Warren Jeffs, the polygamist leader serving a life prison term for sexually assaulting two young girls at his sect's ranch in Texas, has been taken to a prison hospital, prison officials said on Monday. A spokesman for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice said Jeffs was transferred to the hospital in Galveston on March 11 and was in stable ...
01, Apr 2014 - Galveston, TX Polygamist sect leader Jeffs out of hospital
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) β The Texas Department of Criminal Justice says polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs is no longer hospitalized and has been returned to prison in East Texas.
01, Apr 2014 - Galveston, TX Polygamist sect leader Jeffs hospitalized in Texas
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) β Warren Jeffs, the leader of a polygamist sect who's serving a life sentence in prison, was hospitalized for a medical condition that authorities say is not life-threatening.
01, Apr 2014 - Galveston, TX Man gets 20 years in 1984 Galveston County slaying
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) β A Southeast Texas man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the 1984 slaying of a woman in Galveston County.