A German man who pretended to be a well-connected Iraqi army general has been convicted of first-degree murder in the killing of his 91-year-old socialite wife.
Jurors in the trial of a German man charged with killing his 91-year-old wife were shown bloody crime scene photographs Monday and a portion of an interview with homicide detectives in which he referred to the couple’s relationship as a “marriage of convenience.”
Opening statements are expected in the trial of a German man charged with murdering his 91-year-old wife, a journalist and socialite.
A murder trial has been postponed in the death of an elderly German journalist and socialite in the District of Columbia.
The trial of a German man charged with killing his elderly socialite wife remains on target to start early next month, a judge said Thursday, after hearing from a doctor and lawyers in the case.
A lawyer for a German man charged with killing his 91-year-old wife has asked a judge to dismiss the case, saying law enforcement authorities failed to preserve and turn over evidence that might help his defense.
A German man charged with killing his 91-year-old wife has told a judge in a handwritten note that he is “willing, able and ready” for the murder trial.
A District of Columbia judge has set a December trial date for a German man charged with killing his elderly wife.
The already-bizarre criminal case of a slain German socialite and journalist has been brought to a virtual standstill by her husband’s refusal to eat, which has left the defendant unable to sit or stand on his own and at risk of death.
A District of Columbia judge says he plans to move forward with a trial for a German man charged in his wife’s death, even if the defendant is absent from the courtroom.