Texas Judge Won't be Charged After Beating Video Surfaces

November 4, 2011 Updated Nov 4, 2011 at 11:41 AM EDT

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Texas Judge Won't be Charged After Beating Video Surfaces

November 4, 2011 Updated Nov 4, 2011 at 11:41 AM EDT

According to a story in the Houston Chronicle, a Texas judge will not face criminal charges after a video was released recently on YouTube showing him beating his then-teenage daughter in 2004.

According to the Chronicle story, police said they won't file charges because the five-year statute of limitations has passed.

Read the Houston Chronicle story HERE.