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Georgia Woman Testifies Against Stalker, Now Accused of Killing Her Roommate

Georgia Woman Testifies Against Stalker, Now Accused of Killing Her Roommate

Comstock/Thinkstock(MARIETTA, Ga.) — A 17-year-old murder case has brought a convicted stalker face-to-face in a Georgia courtroom with the woman he harassed. He is now on trial, accused of killing her roommate as an act of revenge for reporting him t…

Mom Convicted of Salt Poisoning Death Accuses Prosecutor of Misconduct, Awaits New Court Decision

Mom Convicted of Salt Poisoning Death Accuses Prosecutor of Misconduct, Awaits New Court Decision

Kevin Horan/Stone(NEW YORK) — After five long years in jail, a Texas court could overturn Hannah Overton’s murder conviction soon, allowing her to finally be reunited with her five children.”Being children, they don’t understand the length of ho…

Mom Convicted of Salt Poisoning Death Accuses Prosecutor of Misconduct, Awaits New Court Decision

Mom Convicted of Salt Poisoning Death Accuses Prosecutor of Misconduct, Awaits New Court Decision

Kevin Horan/Stone(NEW YORK) — After five long years in jail, a Texas court could overturn Hannah Overton’s murder conviction soon, allowing her to finally be reunited with her five children.”Being children, they don’t understand the length of ho…

Jury to Begin Deliberations in Drew Peterson Murder Trial

Jury to Begin Deliberations in Drew Peterson Murder Trial

Giovanni Rufino/NBC NewsWire(JOLIET, Ill.) — The fate of former Illinois cop Drew Peterson will go to the jury in Joliet, Ill., Wednesday morning, after prosecutors and defense attorneys finished their closing arguments Tuesday. Peterson is accused of…

Florida Teen on Trial for Allegedly Impersonating Physician’s Assistant

Florida Teen on Trial for Allegedly Impersonating Physician’s Assistant

Osceola County Sheriff’s Office(KISSIMMEE, Fla.) — The prosecutor in the trial of a Florida man accused of masquerading as a physician’s assistant told jurors Tuesday that the defendant played the part so well that he even wore scrubs and a stethoscop…

Apple v. Samsung: Jury Rules for Apple, Recommends Over $1 Billion in Damages

Apple v. Samsung: Jury Rules for Apple, Recommends Over $1 Billion in Damages

Hemera/Thinkstock(SAN JOSE, Calif.) — After just three days of deliberation, the jury in the Apple v. Samsung patent-infringement has found Samsung guilty of infringing on a number of Apple software patents, and recommended that Apple be awarded more …

Drew Peterson Murder Case: Judge Considers Mistrial Again

Drew Peterson Murder Case: Judge Considers Mistrial Again

Giovanni Rufino/NBC NewsWire(CHICAGO) — The murder trial of former Illinois cop Drew Peterson may be called a mistrial after the judge overseeing the case blasted prosecutors for ignoring his orders in the courtroom.Judge Edward Burmila called a reces…

Drew Peterson Lawyer Attacks Dead Wife as Trial Opens

Drew Peterson Lawyer Attacks Dead Wife as Trial Opens

Giovanni Rufino/NBC NewsWire(JOLIET, Ill.) — Drew Peterson’s lawyer told the jury in his murder trial Tuesday that the woman he is accused of killing was bossy, lied, had a terrible temper and went to therapy.Lawyer Joel Brodsky, Peterson’s lead defen…

Apple v. Samsung Trial Begins with Jury Selection

Apple v. Samsung Trial Begins with Jury Selection

Hemera/Thinkstock(SAN JOSE, Calif.) –The long-anticipated Apple v. Samsung trial kicked off Monday morning with jury selection in San Jose, Calif.With U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh presiding, prospective jurors were asked if they had any ties to App…

Detroit Brothers to Get New Trial in 1987 Killing

Detroit Brothers to Get New Trial in 1987 Killing

ABC News(DETROIT) — Two Detroit brothers, convicted of murder 25 years ago, have now been granted a new trial, but a judge Monday declined to release them from prison.In 1987, Robert Karey, an elderly marijuana dealer, was murdered at the back door of…

Dad of Missing Iowa Cousin Postpones Drugs and Battery Trial

Dad of Missing Iowa Cousin Postpones Drugs and Battery Trial

ABC News(EVANSDALE, Iowa) — The father of 10-year-old Lyric Cook, who disappeared while riding bikes with her cousin in Iowa earlier this month, will not be put on trial for separate drug or domestic abuse charges until August, an Iowa judge said Frid…

George Zimmerman Prosecution May Use TV Interview as Evidence

George Zimmerman Prosecution May Use TV Interview as Evidence

Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel-Pool/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — George Zimmerman’s television interview in which he said he had few regrets about the night he killed teenager Trayvon Martin has been entered as possible evidence in his upcoming murder trial…

Man Acquitted of Beating of Priest He Said Sexually Abused Him

Man Acquitted of Beating of Priest He Said Sexually Abused Him

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(SAN JOSE, Calif.) — William Lynch, the California man who admitted he pummeled a priest who he said abused him as a boy, has been found not guilty of felony assault and elder abuse charges.The jury of nine men and three women co…

Michigan Grandmother to Be Tried for Shooting Grandson

Michigan Grandmother to Be Tried for Shooting Grandson

David De Lossy/Thinkstock(WEST BLOOMFIELD, Mich.) — A 74-year-old Michigan grandmother has been ordered to stand trial for murdering her 17-year-old grandson at her home in West Bloomfield this past May.  Prosecutors say Sandra Layne shot Jonatha…

Norway Shooter Anders Breivik Gets the Stage at Trial’s Close

Norway Shooter Anders Breivik Gets the Stage at Trial’s Close

ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images(OSLO, Norway) — After closing arguments today, a Norwegian court will determine the fate of Anders Breivik, the right wing extremist who confessed to killing 77 people — most of them teenagers — in a rampage in Norway l…

Sandusky Trial Rocked When Adopted Son Says He Was Abused Too

Sandusky Trial Rocked When Adopted Son Says He Was Abused Too

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(BELLEFONTE, Pa.) — After the prosecution made an emotional plea before jurors on Thursday to convict Jerry Sandusky in his child sex abuse trial, a bombshell revelation came to light: the former Penn State football coach’s ado…

Jerry Sandusky Lawyers Lean Toward Putting Him on Stand

Jerry Sandusky Lawyers Lean Toward Putting Him on Stand

Rob Carr/Getty ImagesUPDATE: Jerry Sandusky will not take the stand in his child sex abuse trial, ABC News has learned.
(BELLEFONTE, Pa.) — Jerry Sandusky’s lawyers are leaning toward putting him on the stand in his own defense Wednesday, though the f…

Jurors Convict Accused Ringleader in Teen Burning Case

Jurors Convict Accused Ringleader in Teen Burning Case

Comstock/Thinkstock(FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.) — Jurors in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Tuesday evening convicted 17-year-old Matthew Bent of aggravated battery for his role in the 2009 torching of Michael Brewer, his middle school classmate.Prosecutors failed …

Sandusky Trial Hears Wife Call Accusers ‘Conniving’ and ‘Clingy’

Sandusky Trial Hears Wife Call Accusers ‘Conniving’ and ‘Clingy’

Rob Carr/Getty Images(BELLEFONTE, Pa.) — A poised Dottie Sandusky testified Tuesday that she never saw anything sexual occur between her husband Jerry Sandusky and any of the accusers in the sex abuse trial that could send her husband to prison for li…

Jerry Sandusky Defense Ignores Detailed Accusations

Jerry Sandusky Defense Ignores Detailed Accusations

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(BELLEFONTE, Pa.) — The withering allegations of sex abuse from eight accusers in the Jerry Sandusky trial were largely ignored Monday by Sandusky’s legal team as the defense began telling their side of the story.The defense’s …

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