Updates (In reverse order for ease of reading.)
Oct 29, 2013 — ***The defendants remain in jail pending further review of the case.
Further reading of interest:
Article in the Houston Press on 5/15/13, "Open Season: Do Laws Against Animal Crushing Videos Violate Free Speech?" http://www.houstonpress.com/2013-05-16/news/ashley-nicole-richards/ On page 4 you can read a good summary of the logic employed by Judge Lake regarding his "free speech" ruling.