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TEXAS COURT OF CRIMINAL APPEALS AFFIRMS DEATH SENTENCE OF COLLEGE STATION MAN

The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued unanimous opinion affirming the murder conviction and death sentence of John Darrell Thuesen Wednesday. The 30-year old Thuesen was convicted in 2010 for…

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WARRANT SWEEP BEGINS MARCH FIRST

The Brenham and Burton Municipal Courts along with Justice of the Peace Courts for precinct one and three will be among the 300 law ebnforcement jurisdictions across Texas that will…

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NOVEMBER TRIAL DATE SET FOR BURLESON COUNTY CAPITAL MURDER

A November 18th  trial date has been set for a 37-year old Caldwell man, charged in the capital murder of 63-year old Bennie King. A roommate found King’s body on…

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ALLEGED CHILD SEX PREDATOR INDICTED

A man that 21st district attorney Julie Renken calls an alleged ‘child sex  predator’ was indicted in this week’s session of the grand jury. The Washington County grand jury had…

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BRENHAM MAN SENTENCED TO 18 YEARS FOR DRUGS AND EVADING ARREST

A Brenham man arrest twice in two weeks last summer was sentenced to 18 years in prison after this week’s session of the 21st district court. Assistant District Attorney Eric…

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DRUG SENTENCES IN 21ST DISTRICT COURT

District Court Judge Reva Towslee-Corbett sentenced a 21-year old Burton woman to three years deferred adjudication after she pled guilty to charges of possession of controlled substances in this week’s…

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GRAND JURY HANDS DOWN INDICTMENTS FOR ROBBERY, AGGRAVATED ASSAULT AND A MAJOR THEFT

The Washington County Grand Jury handed down indictments for suspects of  aggravated robbery, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and a major theft from a business in this week’ s…

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FORMER DEATH ROW INMATE GRAVES CALLS FOR INVESTIGATION

Anthony Graves spent a total of 18 years in confinement with 14 of those on the Texas death row.  All charges against Graves were dismissed in October of 2010 when…

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TRIAL DATE SET FOR LANDFILL DISPUTE

A trial date has been set for the long running dispute between Waller County residents and a proposed landfill just outside of Hempstead.. The Hempstead Landfill controversy is now headed…

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TIRE AND RIM THIEF SENTENCED TO JAIL

One of the several men convicted in the rash of tire and rim thefts nearly three years ago had his probation revoked in this week’s session of the 21st District…

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