Affluenza

Ethan Couch's lawyers argue Tarrant County Judge Wayne Salvant had no authority to sentence him to jail because the case was a civil matter, not a criminal one when it was transferred from the juvenile system.

​​ Ethan Couch, the Texas teen who’s “affluenza” case attracted national attention, can possibly face time in jail now that a judge has decided to try the 18-year-old as an adult. Couch was placed on 10 years probation for killing four people in a DUI crash in 2013. Defense claimed Couch suffered from “affluenza,” meaning […]

The case of so-called “Affluenza Teen” Ethan Couch has taken a new turn since he and his mother’s capture in Mexico last month. Attorneys for the family are investigating whether or not Tonya Couch influenced her son to flee Texas, this while he is still under probation for the fatal 2013 crash that killed four […]

State District Judge Wayne Salvant ordered the mother tracked with an ankle monitor. She will live with her other son, Ethan's half-brother Steven McWilliams, who testified that she didn't have to funds to cover the initial $1 million bond.

Affluenza teen Ethan Couch was discovered by authorities after a phone order to Domino's Pizza gave away his location, FOX News reports.

Ethan Couch, the teenager who avoided jail time after killing four people in a DUI crash due to his defense team's "affluenza" argument -- that stated the rich kid's parents were to blame for spoiling him -- is wanted by the police for violating his probation.

Report: Taxpayers Footing Rehab Bill for ‘Affluenza’ Teen Ethan Couch, the Texas teen whose deadly drunk driving was excused by a lenient judge because of…

Sixteen-year-old Ethan Couch is a rich brat who should be sitting in a Texas prison for driving drunk and killing four pedestrians. But he’s not.…

I guess I should be shocked that a judge and a psychologist in Texas would see a rich white kid as a victim of his…

The justice system. We often like to think that in a great democracy like ours, we are all equal under the law no matter what…

Not that I know from personal experience, but just based on precedent, if you are born wealthy and white, you are entering this world with…