Tag Archives: COURTS

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MAGNOLIA MOTHER SENTENCED TO 40 YEARS FOR TORTURING FIVE YEAR OLD SON

A Magnolia mother has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for stabbing her five-year old son whom she says was possessed by the devil. It was March of 2012…

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FIREARM TURNS BURGLARY INTO FIRST DEGREE FELONY

A 25-year old convict turned a home burglary into a first degree felony when he was found in possession of a firearm in March of 2012.  District Attorney Julie Renken…

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CATTLE RUSTLER SENTENCED

A modern day cattle rustler was sentenced in this week’s session of the 21st district court. Assistant District Attorney Eric Berg says that 21-year old Corey Juan Bias of Brenham…

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FLENNIKEN LAWSUIT DISMISSED

Retired 21st District Court Judge Terry Flenniken credits the law and the judicial system for dismissing a lawsuit filed against him  from an anti-abortion group charging he improperly placed a…

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MAN IN COURT OVER BURNING A TODDLER IN A BATHTUB

A 21-year old Caldwell man is having a hearing in the 21st district court in Burleson County today (Monday) on charges he burned a 13-month old with hot water. Izaiah…

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TWELVE YEAR SENTENCE FOR ASSAULTING WIFE WITH A KNIFE

A 30-year old Brenham man was sentenced to 12 years in prison in this week’s session of the 21st district court, for threatening his former wife with a knife in…

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U.S. SUPREME COURT RULES FOR TEXAS ABORTION RESTRICTIONS

The U.S. Supreme Court virtually ensured that the new Texas abortion law will be a major issue in next year’s governor’s race, when they narrowly ruled critical portions of the…

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THEFTS AND ASSAULT LEAD INDICTMENTS

Three men who were allegedly trying to steal a boat from Lake Somerville in late May were indicted in this week’s session of the 21st district court grand jury. Former…

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TWO SENTENCED FOR COPPER THEFTS AND EVIDENCE TAMPERING

“Drug induced opportunism’ is how Assistant District Attorney Eric Berg describes a brazen broad daylight theft of copper in August. Two of the three suspects caught in the act of…

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SENTENCE DELAYED IN A&M BLACKMAIL CASE

A federal judge in Houston has delayed the sentencing of a man who extorted money from a Texas A&M professor who ended up killing himself.   Daniel Duplaiser pled guilty…

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