The following 13 people were among the 38 prosecuted in the controversial and racially charged Tulia drug busts in 1999. All but one of the 13 defendants were released on bond today pending a ruling by the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. The 13th, Daniel Olivarez, has a hold on him from another county.
Dennis Michael Allen, 36, sentenced to 18 years
James Ray Barrow, 33, sentenced to 10 years
Freddie Brookins Jr., 26, sentenced to 20 years
Willie Hall, 40, sentenced to 18 years
Christopher Eugene Jackson, 31, sentenced to 20 years