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McTear Admits Murder, Gets Maximum Sentence
Ortralla Mosley's killer gets the maximum sentence.
"...5 handed down a 40-year determinate sentence to 16-year-old Marcus McTear, charged with the murder of his former girlfriend,..."

June 13, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

McTear Headed to Adult Prison
After day of testimony from psychologists and counselors, district judge rules Marcus McTear has no chance for early parole
"...Nineteen-year-old Marcus McTear will be transferred to adult prison this week,..."

Feb. 3, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
No Adult Trial for McTear
"...videos of the crime scene and of alleged killer Marcus McTear's statement to Austin police, it still seemed unclear..."

May 30, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

A Shining Star Goes Dark
A tragedy at Reagan High School evokes a mother's courageous response.
"...in a school hallway by her former boyfriend, 16-year-old Marcus McTear. According to those present that afternoon, the scene..."

May 16, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Parents Sued in Mosley Case
Carolyn Mosley Samuel files a wrongful-death suit against the parents of her daughter's killer.
"...death suit filed July 30 against Dorothy and Joseph McTear by Carolyn Mosley Samuel alleges that the couple's failure..."

Aug. 8, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Mother alleges district violated her murdered daughter's civil rights.
"...wake of her daughter's on-campus murder by her ex-boyfriend Marcus McTear in March...."

Dec. 5, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
"...The wrongful death suit filed against the parents of Marcus McTear, who stabbed former girlfriend Ortralla Mosley March 28..."

Nov. 7, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Reagan High murder victim inspires House bill
"...days leading up to her daughter's murder by ex-boyfriend Marcus McTear. Ortralla "talked to people, begged people. … That's..."

May 13, 2005 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...Rashad Jafer. Naked City• At press time, now 19-year-old Marcus McTear – who was convicted in June 2003 of..."

Jan. 27, 2006 News Feature

Mosley vs. Mosley: Reagan Case Takes a Sad Turn
Wrongful-death settlement leads Ortralla Mosley's parents to the courthouse
"...was murdered on March 28 by her ex-boyfriend, 16-year-old Marcus McTear, who pleaded "true" (the juvenile-court equivalent of "guilty")..."

March 5, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Mosley, who was stabbed to death by her ex-boyfriend, Marcus McTear, in a Reagan High School hallway on March..."

Feb. 24, 2006 News Feature

Mosley Discrimination Suit Settled
Lawyers representing Mosley's estate and AISD agreed to a settlement just days before district was scheduled to defend itself in sex discrimination suit
"...in a sex-discrimination suit in federal district court. Ex-boyfriend Marcus McTear murdered Mosley on March 28, 2003, in a..."

Feb. 10, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

After Mosley Murder, Tough Questions About AISD Campus Violence
The stabbing of a Reagan High student is a symptom of a much larger problem, say community leaders
"...Reagan High School stairwell, allegedly by her former boyfriend Marcus McTear, the Rev. Sterling Lands II issued a missive..."

April 11, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
"...claims was also assaulted at the school by 16-year-old Marcus McTear. McTear is serving a 40-year determinate sentence for..."

Jan. 2, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Bringing the Group to the Vision
As Pat Forgione prepares to say farewell, he looks back on his AISD decade
"...death in a school hallway in 2003 by ex-boyfriend Marcus McTear. Of Mosley, he said: "Losing that child on..."

Feb. 27, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Remembering Ortralla Mosley
Today (Friday) marks the fifth anniversary of the death of Ortralla Mosley, the 15-year-old Reagan High School student who was stabbed to death on campus by her ex-boyfriend
"...stabbed to death on campus by her ex-boyfriend, 16-year-old Marcus McTear. (McTear is now in adult prison, serving out..."

March 28, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...Judge Jeanne Meurer on May 21 ruled that 16-year-old Marcus McTear will be prosecuted in juvenile court in the..."

May 23, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...Marcus McTear, the 16-year-old Reagan High sophomore charged with the..."

May 9, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...Travis Co. prosecutors will seek to try 16-year-old Marcus McTear as an adult for the March 28 stabbing..."

April 25, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...on-campus homicide in Austin ISD history. Mosley's former boyfriend, Marcus McTear, 16, has been charged with first-degree murder and..."

April 4, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Reagan student Ortralla Mosely was murdered by fellow student Marcus McTear in 2003, and the ESAC leader charges that..."

Dec. 31, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Remembering Ortralla
Students and faculty at Reagan High School hold a memorial in honor of slain classmate Ortralla Mosley
"...2003, by her former boyfriend, and fellow RHS student, Marcus McTear. Students and faculty openly grieved Mosley's passing as..."

April 2, 2004 News Feature

Naked City
The school board votes to turn its inquiry into Ortralla Mosley's death over to its new defense lawyer
"...a hallway at Reagan by her former boyfriend, 16-year-old Marcus McTear; he received a 40-year determinate sentence in June..."

Aug. 29, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
AISD's Reagan Safety Probe
"...Mosley -- allegedly murdered by her boyfriend and classmate Marcus McTear -- was "reasonably foreseeable." The team is to..."

April 25, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
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April 4, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

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