A murder trial has been postponed in the death of an elderly German journalist and socialite in the District of Columbia.
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.
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.
Defense lawyers said Thursday they would challenge a finding that a German man is competent to stand trial in the killing of his much older wife inside their Washington home.
A District of Columbia man charged with killing his wife inside their Georgetown row home is due in court.
A German-born man charged with killing his 91-year-old wife in Washington will spend at least another month at a mental health hospital after doctors suggested he is not well enough for trial.
The case of a 91-year-old slain socialite took a bizarre turn Monday when the accused murder, her husband, fired his attorneys and blamed her death on an international hit.
A German-born man charged with killing his 91-year-old socialite wife missed a scheduled court appearance Friday because he’s been hospitalized for an undisclosed medical problem.