Despite lengthy testimony over five weeks, jurors deliberated for less than an hour to convict Irsan of capital murder
He is charged with four felonies, including injury to a child and capital murder
. He is also charged with abandoning a child and tampering with physical evidence.
Moreover, his action fits at least two of the aggravating factors specified in the Virginia statute, only one of which is required for capital murder
Marvin Banks, 29, and his 22-year-old girlfriend, Joanie Calloway, have each been charged with two counts of capital murder
WASHINGTON, Feb 25 (KUNA) -- A jury in Texas on Tuesday found Eddie Ray Routh guilty of capital murder
in the fatal shootings two years ago of two men, including Chris Kyle, author of the best-selling book "American Sniper." Judge Jason Cashon sentenced Routh, who was portrayed by the defense as insane, to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
The jury on Tuesday found Leonard guilty of capital murder
of two one-time Auburn football players, Ed Christian and Ladarious Phillips, as well as DeMario Pitts of Opelika.
Frazier Glenn Miller, also known as Frazier Glenn Cross, had already been charged with capital murder
in the deaths of Reat Underwood, 14, and his grandfather William Corporon, 69, outside the Jewish Community Center in Overland Park, and first-degree premeditated murder in the death of Terri LaManno, 53, who was shot minutes later outside Village Shalom Jewish retirement home.
This book reports on the fire itself, the efforts to fight it, and especially the post-fire investigation and the capital murder
trial of the accused arsonist.
After that hearing, the judge could impose a non-life sentence in a capital murder
case, but in no instance could the sentence be less than 50 years.
Routh is charged with two counts of capital murder
, for allegedly killing 38-year-old Kyle and 35-year-old Chad Littlefield at Rough Creek Lodge, an upscale hunting lodge in northern Texas, on Saturday afternoon.
For 37 years, Yengich has defended those accused of various crimes, including individuals who stood trial for capital murder
and other serious offenses, such as the infamous forger Mark Hoffman.
Police say Desmonte Leonard has been charged with capital murder
and has not yet been detained.
KHALID Shaikh Mohammed, the boastful self-proclaimed mastermind of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, sat in a small blue chair for hours at the opening of his capital murder
trial - holding his tongue.
TWO YEARS AGO the Chesapeake, Virginia, police made some decisions that led to an officer's death, then tried to convict a scapegoat of capital murder
. In April, following an outcry, the police department announced a change in how it will conduct drug raids.
Contini gives readers insider perspective on the mindsets of both a defense attorney in a capital murder
case and a defendant who had become a completely different person by the time of his trial.