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Judge: Prosecutors Can Show Jurors Severance’s Writings

Prosecutors will be allowed to show jurors writings that advocate murder as a means of fomenting unrest by a man accused of killing three Alexandria residents over roughly a 10-year span.

06/25/2015

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Victim in Jesse Matthew Attack Testifies About Aftermath

A woman who was sexually assaulted by Jesse Matthew nearly a decade before he was charged with abducting and killing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham says that testifying about her ordeal forced her to relive an experience she had put into emotional “cold storage.”

06/18/2015

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Jesse Matthew Signs Plea Agreement in Fairfax Attempted Murder Case

Prosecutors have concluded their case against Jesse Matthew with testimony linking him to DNA found under the fingernail of a woman sexually assaulted in 2005.

06/10/2015

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Victim in Jesse Matthew Case Describes Brutal Attack

A decade after she was brutally attacked, a woman told jurors how she screamed, kicked and scratched to fend off an attacker that authorities say is also responsible for the abduction and killing of University of Virginia Student Hannah Graham.

06/08/2015

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New Trial Expected for Man Convicted in Chandra Levy Death

A man convicted of killing Washington intern Chandra Levy is expected to get a new trial after government attorneys on Friday said the “interests of justice” would best be served by one.

05/22/2015

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Charles Severance Trial Moved to Fairfax

A judge has granted a change in venue for the trial of a Virginia man in the shooting deaths of three Alexandria residents over a 10-year span.

04/23/2015

Police charged Jesse Matthew Jr. (left) with abduction in the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. (Photos from Charlottesville Police)

June Trial Set for Man Charged in Death of Hannah Graham

A June trial has been set for a man charged with abducting and killing a University of Virginia student.

02/18/2015

Police charged Jesse Matthew Jr. (left) with abduction in the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. (Photos from Charlottesville Police)

Judge Rejects Gag Order Request in Matthew’s Trial in Fairfax

A Fairfax County judge has rejected a request to impose a gag order on lawyers for the attempted murder trial of a man who is also charged in a separate case with the abduction of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.

01/09/2015

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Man on Trial in Crash That Killed His Son, 4

A man is on trial in Prince George’s County on a manslaughter charge in a car crash that killed his 4-year-old son.

12/01/2014

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Doctor’s Sex-Abuse Trial Moved to Frederick

A judge has ordered the malpractice trial of a western Maryland doctor to be moved to Frederick County.

11/28/2014

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