Debra Jean Eyerly is going away for 25 years on child-porn charges, but the last few months haven't been totally bleak for the 54-year-old sicko: At least she got to marry her boyfriend, who's as much into producing child porn as she is.
Because people like her deserve happiness, you know?
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Back in June, we looked at how extensive new development along the Grand Parkway is contributing to a scary scenario where the Addicks and Barker dams could fail with Katrina-like effects.
Now a federal judge has agreed with us, kinda.
U.S. District Judge Keith Ellison has issued a 42-page memora ... More >>
A federal judge has rejected the $7.3 million award an arbitrator gave publishers of the first-person shoot game Section 8 in their lawsuit against the game's publishers.
Game developer TimeGate had sued publisher Gone Off Deep (and the companies that subsequently purchased it) in 2009 over royalti ... More >>
A federal judge has ruled in favor of Lakewood Church and Joel Osteen, dismissing many of the copyright claims filed against them by an indie-music duo who said the church using their music would alienate their listeners.
Richard Cupolo and John Emanuele, who perform as The American Dollar, had sai ... More >>
Pattil LaBelle's son will be able to accuse Continental Airlines in court of overserving the West Point cadet who got in a fight with the singer's entourage.
Zuri Edwards, who is also his mother's bodyguard, was one of the people sued by the cadet, Richard King. LaBelle and several others have file ... More >>
Six historical paintings at Houston's federal courthouse have raised some hackles with two federal judges, who believe the paintings dredge up offensive imagery of slavery.
The paintings, depicting the Houston Ship Channel in the late 1870s, were completed between 1938 and 1941, and were displayed ... More >>
Ellington faces up to five yearsFormer Harris County Sheriff's Deputy George Wesley Ellington entered a guilty plea today to an extortion charge that rose out of his helping an Ecstasy operation with information and armed security.
Ellington, 38, faces up to five years in prison.
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In the court of law, it never really mattered whether Roland Carnaby was a spy, as he claimed just before police gunned him down along the highway following a high-speed chase. After all, his widow, Susan, was suing the City of Houston and a pair of its police officers in federal court for excess ... More >>
Photo by MACSURAKTeam Rocket lost another battle in court today as Federal District Court Judge Keith Ellison reaffirmed his ruling from earlier this year that dismissed most of Roger Clemens's defamation suit against Brian McNamee. The portions of the suit that had been dismissed dealt with Brian M ... More >>
Roland Garcia has the political backing to be the U.S. Attorney for South Texas. He also has a brother imprisoned for murder and drug trafficking -- a fact he somehow forgot to tell his congressional sponsors. That may not be enough to disqualify him, but