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Attorneys deliver opening statements in Renisha McBride case

The trial of a Michigan man charged with fatally shooting an unarmed teenager on his front porch as she sought help after a car crash is underway in Detroit. 88 more words


#TheodoreWafer porch-shooting case: Defense claims Renisha McBride was not alone when she banged on his door

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Good afternoon:

Despite an incredibly messed up and ultimately failed effort to livestream the trial today, the prosecution and defense gave their opening statements in the Theodore Wafer porch-shooting case. 316 more words

Renisha McBride

Theodore Wafer: opening statements today in porch-shooting case

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Good morning:

Opening statements in the Theodore Wafer porch-shooting trial are scheduled to start today at 9 am EDT.

The precise legal questions to bear in mind as you listen to the lawyers lay out their respective cases in their opening statements are: 181 more words

Renisha McBride

Christopher Deedy trial begins Thursday

HONOLULU —Opening statements begin Thursday in the re-trial of federal agent Christopher Deedy.

The federal agent faced trial last year in the shooting death of Kollin Elderts at a Waikiki McDonalds, but that trial ended in a hung jury. 62 more words

Prosecutor: Friend Hindered Investigation To Help Marathon Bombing Suspect

BOSTON (CBS/AP) – A federal prosecutor told jurors in an opening statement that a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev impeded the investigation into the bombing for one reason — to help Tsarnaev. 568 more words


Excerpt-"Within These Walls" Book 1 in series, "Poisoned Soul"

The east door opened, a uniformed guard led Mason Hudson to his seat at the defendants table, next to Harvey Rehnquist.
The whole courtroom fell silent. 790 more words

'Within These Walls'