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Sara Amaya

Thursday, May 8th, 2008

Mojica Carmona gets 14 life sentences for brutally beating his children

A Hays County jury late this morning sentenced Cesar Mojica Carmona to 14 concurrent life sentences nearly a week after convicting the Dripping Springs man who severely beat and bit his three young children.

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

Jury finds dad guilty of brutally abusing his kids

After about 16 hours of deliberation, a Hays County jury today returned with 14 guilty verdicts for the Dripping Springs man who repeatedly bit, beat, starved and otherwise abused his three children.

Tuesday, April 29th, 2008

Accused father takes the stand in extreme child abuse trial

A Dripping Springs area man accused of repeatedly biting and beating his three children told jurors on Monday his own abusive upbringing and heavy drinking caused him to mistreat his children.