Tonya Couch Ethan Couch

The mother of Ethan Couch, the ‘affluenza’ teen who killed four people while drunk driving, bonded out of a Texas jail on Tuesday. Tonya Couch walked out of the Tarrant County jail Tuesday morning after after a judge reduced her bail from $1 million to just $75,000.

Texas State District Judge Wayne Salvant said Couch’s charge — hindering the apprehension of a fugitive — wasn’t serious enough to warrant such a high bail.

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Jay-Z Arrives At His Midtown NYC Office Jay-Z Arrives At His Midtown NYC Office

Rap magnate Jay Z was seen coming and going from his NYC office with his security team on Monday. The 46-year-old father-of-3 glanced nervously over his shoulders several times. The former crack dealer has come under attack by Baltimore residents and police officers for wiring “tens of thousands of dollars” to a Baltimore author to bond looters and rioters out of jails. Family members had complained that the high bond amounts placed an unfair burden on their loved ones. Judges set steep bonds from $100K to $500K on the majority black jail detainees. Many of the rioters couldn’t afford the 10% required to bond out of jail.
Photos: INFphoto.com and Ron Asadorian/Splash News

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Justin Whittington

Justin Whittington

A 23-year-old man who was caught on surveillance video punching his young son in the face is being held on $1 million bond.

Justin Whittington was arrested early Friday morning after the owner of Vest Market in Bakersfield uploaded the shocking video to Facebook.com on Thursday.

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