Texas teen sentenced to probation for killing 4 while drunk
Your eyes are reading correctly, sadly, as Judge Jean Boyd sentenced a boy who killed four while he was drunk, to probation, according to CNN.
The boy, 16, suffered from what lawyers for his defense called "affluenza", apparently a condition where parents never set limits for the boy and gave him everything he wanted.
The decision, which brought frustration to prosecutors and stunned victims' family members, will mean the boy gets off with hardly a slap on the wrist. Victims family members say they feel that Couch got off too easy. Prosecutors had asked for the maximum of 20 years behind bars.
"Let's face it. ... There needs to be some justice here," Eric Boyles, who lost his wife and daughter, told CNN's "Anderson...
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