Murder Trial

Oscar Pistorius arrives at court for his murder trial. (Getty Images)

Pistorius Trial: Witness Heard Screams, Then Shots

Witness says she heard a women’s screams before four gunshots on the night the double-amputee Olympic athlete killed his girlfriend.


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Defendant in 1 of Md.’s Longest Murder Trials Dies

A former Westminster businessman convicted in one of Maryland’s longest murder trials is dead.


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Jury Quitting for Weekend in Taylor Slaying Case

A jury spent a fruitless Friday deliberating the fate of a Florida man accused of fatally shooting Washington Redskins star Sean Taylor, but possible juror misconduct emerged when an unauthorized legal book was discovered in the jury room.


George Zimmerman (R) speaks with his defense counsel Don West (L), as they wait for the jury to return from deliberations in Seminole circuit court July 13, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Judge Debra Nelson has ruled that the jury can also consider a lesser manslaughter charge along with the second-degree murder charge in the shooting death of unarmed teenager, Trayvon Martin. (Credit: Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Zimmerman Found Not Guilty in Death of Trayvon Martin

George Zimmerman has been found not guilty in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.


Aaron Hernandez #81 of the New England Patriots reacts after a catch in the third quarter against the Houston Texans during the 2013 AFC Divisional Playoffs game at Gillette Stadium on January 13, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Prosecutor: Police Arrest Man in Conn. Linked to Hernandez

A prosecutor says the arrest of a Connecticut man is linked to the murder investigation involving former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez.


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Trial Starts in 1991 Howard County Murder

A murder trial starts this week in Howard County for a man charged in the 1991 death of his wife.


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Prosecutor: D.C. Officer Left Child to ‘Cook’ in Car

Prince George’s County prosecutors say a D.C. police officer shot his mistress and left their infant child to “cook” in an overheated car.


Washington Redskins Press Conference Regarding Sean Taylor

Elfin: Sean Taylor’s Alleged Killers Have Postponed Trial For 4 Years

Sometimes the wheels of justice turn slower than Albert Haynesworth attempting to pass a conditioning test, and in the case of the death of beloved Redskin Sean Taylor, his suspected murderers have yet to be brought to justice, with trial having been delayed repeatedly over the course of 4 very long years.


Defense Rests At U.Va. Lacrosse Murder Trial; Closing Arguments Set To Begin

The defense rested in the University of Virginia Lacrosse murder trial without defendant George Huguely V taking the stand on his own behalf.