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  • William Balfour Gets 3 Life Sentences for J-Hud Family Murders

    Jul 24, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Jennifer Hudson’s former brother-in-law William Balfour has received three life sentences for murdering her mother, brother and seven-year-old nephew. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB's RSS FEED] The 31-year-old was found guilty of three counts of murder and four other counts related to the 2008 killings earlier this year and he has received the life sentences along with […]

  • J-Hud to Host Charity Dinner in Honor of Late Nephew

    Jun 6, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Jennifer Hudson will honor her late nephew on his birthday this August by hosting a dinner to raise money for a charity launched in his memory. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB's RSS FEED] In 2008, the Oscar winner’s young nephew Julian King was shot dead by his estranged stepfather William Balfour in a horrific triple murder, in […]

  • Balfour’s DNA Not Found on Gun in Hudson Family Murders

    May 4, 12 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments


    *The DNA of the man accused of killing Jennifer Hudson’s family was not found on the offending weapon, according to an expert witness in court. Illinois State Police forensic scientist Pauline Gordon said she tested the gun and found an inadequate measure of DNA belonging to a man who was not a match for main […]

  • Hudson Family Murders: Balfour Made Many Threats Before Killings

    Mar 12, 12 by EURpublisher02 6 Comments


    *James Balfour, the man accused of killing Jennifer Hudson’s mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew, had threatened to kill members of the family at least two dozen times before the October 2008 slayings, a prosecutor said during a Friday hearing in Chicago. Assistant State’s Attorney James McKay said the threats began in February 2008, when James […]

  • J-Hud Credits Brother for Comeback after Family Murders

    Jan 3, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Just months after a family tragedy that saw her mother, brother and nephew murdered, Jennifer Hudson somehow gathered the strength to return to the stage for a performance of  the Star-Spangled Banner at Super Bowl XLIII. But as the “Dreamgirls” star and former “American Idol” favorite sees it, she didn’t have a choice — her […]

  • J-Hud: Choice to Visit Fiance Saved Her from Family Murders

    Nov 22, 11 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments


    *Jennifer Hudson has revealed that going to see her fiance in a wrestling match may have saved her life and kept her out of the house on the day her family was murdered in Chicago. The Oscar-winner was in Florida with David Otunga on Oct. 24, 2008, when her mother and brother were shot to […]