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Etan Patz's Mother Returns To Witness Stand In Murder Trial

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The mother of Etan Patz has spent decades avoiding the spotlight, but on Tuesday she was thrust back into court, once again reliving the painful details surrounding her 6-year-old son’s disappearance in 1979. 580 more words

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Former Informant: Convicted Pedophile Jose Ramos Admitted Molesting Etan Patz

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A former jailhouse informant testified Thursday that someone other than the man on trial for Etan Patz’s murder admitted decades ago to kidnapping and molesting the 6-year-old boy. 464 more words

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Prosecutor Tries To Discredit Defense's Star Witness In Trial Of Etan Patz's Alleged Killer

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Sparks flew Tuesday at the trial of the man accused of killing Etan Patz when a prosecutor cross-examined the defense’s star witness. 452 more words

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Second man confessed in Etan Patz case, ex-prosecutor says

NEW YORK (AP) — A convicted child molester claimed he accosted a young boy who looked like Etan Patz the same day in 1979 that Patz disappeared, a former federal prosecutor told a jury on Monday at the trial of another man accused of murder in the infamous missing child case. 430 more words

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Defense Lawyers In Etan Patz Case Try To Shift Focus To Past Suspect

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The jury in the trial of Etan Patz’s alleged killer was introduced Monday to the convicted pedophile who had long been suspected in the boy’s disappearance. 469 more words

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Defense Expert Says Pedro Hernandez More Vulnerable To False Confession

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – A defense expert in the trial of Pedro Hernandez, the man accused of killing 6-year-old Etan Patz in 1979, says Hernandez may be more vulnerable to making a false confession than the average person. 483 more words

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Judge: Potatoes Can't Be Evidence In Etan Patz Murder Trial

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – A judge says 50 pounds of potatoes and a produce box can’t be used as evidence in the murder trial of the man accused of killing 6-year-old Etan Patz in 1979. 396 more words

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