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Beyond A Reasonable Doubt.

You Better Be Damned Sure.

Beyond A Reasonable Doubt is a well-known phrase frequently used in books, movies, & television shows. It is the highest standard of proof in the criminal justice system. 143 more words

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Man gets life in prison for New Haven arson that killed boy, 2 women

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man accused of retaliating for a drug debt by setting a fire that killed an 8-year-old boy and two women has been sentenced to life in prison. 111 more words


Jurors Discuss Guilty Verdict in Eddie Ray Routh 'American Sniper' Murder Trial

ABC News: Six of the jurors who found a former Marine guilty of murdering famed Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle and Kyle’s friend Chad Littlefield said they believe Eddie Ray Routh knew the difference between right and wrong when he pulled the trigger on Feb. 66 more words


Guilty Verdict And Life Sentence In American Sniper Trial

The trial of Eddie Ray Routh came to a close yesterday in Stephenville, Texas. After the 2013 shooting deaths of former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle and fellow veteran Chad Littlefield, Routh tried to claim an insanity defense. 114 more words


Verdict Is In: Routh Found Guilty

UPDATE: Eddie Ray Routh was found guilty of capital murder in the killings of Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield.

STEPHENVILLE-After an icy delay on Monday, the sniper trial resumed on Tuesday for its nineth day . 182 more words


Chris Jones gets life for murdering wife

MEMPHIS, Tenn. —  Chris Jones was found guilty of first degree murder for death of his wife two years ago.

Jones was found guilty of first-degree murder and immediately sentenced to life in prison. 463 more words


Former Hawaii soldier averts death sentence

It’s been nearly 10 years since little 5-year-old Talia Williams was beaten to death by her father Naeem Williams.

On Friday, he finally learned his fate. 435 more words