Tag Archives: murder trial

  • Judge Makes Ruling in Trayvon Martin Hearing … Weed Not a Factor

    May 29, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *A judge has ruled that Trayvon Martin’s marijuana use will not be a factor in the upcoming murder trial and they’ve also blocked records of suspension from school for fighting. At Tuesday’s hearing, Circuit Judge Debra Nelson, left open the possibility for the defense to attempt to use it in the trial if they could prove […]

  • Barbara Walters Not Down with George Zimmerman’s Demands

    Jul 21, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 2 Comments

    *The accused murderer of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman, thought he could get his way with the sort of privilege he’s been using to get out of jail and garner the support of certain types of organizations when he made certain demands before an interview with Barbara Walters. After the television journalist flew to Florida […]

  • Trayvon Martin Murder Trial Judge Orders Release of New Material

    Jun 14, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Judge Kenneth Lester, presiding judge over the Trayvon Martin murder trial has ordered the release of more material, including crime scene photos, an autopsy report, and tests conducted on the suspect, George Zimmerman, according to the Associated Press. Other items to be released include Zimmerman’s statements to the police, his 911 call, transcripts of his […]

  • William Balfour Found Guilty on All Counts in Hudson Family Murders

    May 11, 12 by EURpublisher02 6 Comments

    *William Balfour, 30, is expected to spend the rest of his life in prison after being found guilty on all counts in the killing of Jennifer Hudson’s mother, brother and nephew. Balfour was found guilty of three counts of first degree murder and one count each of home invasion, residential burglary, possession of stolen vehicle […]

  • Jurors in Hudson Family Murders Case Request Video

    May 11, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Jurors deliberating in the case of the man charged with murdering Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson’s mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew today asked to re-watch video footage shown during the trial. They made the request in a note to the presiding judge on their third day of deliberations, reports the AP. They offered no explanation about why […]

  • Lil Boosie’s Alleged Hitman Switches Story in Murder Trial

    May 8, 12 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *If you didn’t know, the trail of rapper Torrence “lil Boosie” Hatch, is underway in Louisiana. In fact, yesterday, the third day of testimony, the man who Lil Boosie allegedly hired to kill rival Terry Boyd, took the stand. According to The Advocate, Michael “Marlo Mike” Louding, who in May 2010 confessed to shooting Boyd […]