murder trial

Helen Ford, a 55-year old woman, is currently on trial for killing her granddaughter, 8-year-old Gizzell “Gizzy” Ford, back in 2013. A tragic end was preceded by child abuse by her grandmother and father, Andre Ford, who died under jail custody from a heart attack in 2014. Prosecutors played cellphone videos demonstrating the torture Gizzy endured […]

After a mistrial earlier this month for the murder trial for Cincinnati University police Ray Tensing Prosecutor Joe Deters announced that Tensing will be tried again.  Jurors were dead locked in an 8 manslaughter and 4 murder vote causing a mistrial after over 25 hours of deliberation.  After news broke people of Cincinnati took to the […]

It was July 19, 2015, when Samuel DuBose, an unarmed man, was fatally shot by Ray Tensing, a  University of Cincinnati police officer, during a traffic stop for a missing front license plate. RayTensing says that DuBose began to drive off, and that he was being dragged because his arm was caught in the car. Prosecutors alleged that […]

Prosecutors in George Zimmerman’s murder trial plan to introduce a surprise witness today: the girl who Trayvon Martin was on the phone with shortly before the confrontation that resulted in his death. Zimmerman, 29, was charged with second degree murder last year after fatally shooting the 17-year-old Martin outside of the Retreat at Twin Lakes community in Sanford, Fla. The witness—known as Witness […]

Via Hello Beautiful William Balfour, the alleged killer of Jennifer Hudson’s mother, brother and seven-year-old nephew, is said to have admitted to the killings. Balfour’s girlfriend, Shonta Cathey, testified against him claiming he admitted the murders to her. “He say he went in and the brother rushed him, and he shot him, and the mother was […]