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By Kaye Wonderhouse On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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John Henry Van Uden arrested in 1994 cold case murder of mother, Frances Marjorie Van Uden

The Newport Beach Police Department arrested a man for the 1994 murder of his mother, ending a two decade cold case. John Henry Van Uden III, 70, of Dana Point, was taken into custody without incident and charged with More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, March 7th, 2015
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Demetrius Glenn pleads guilty in Delbert Belton murder to take plea deal

Demetrius Glenn, the second suspect in the beating death of WWII veteran Delbert “Shorty” Belton, pleaded guilty shortly before jury selection was set to begin for his first-degree murder charge. Glenn More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
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The ‘First Trial of the Century’ begins on this Day in History

The assassination of former Idaho governor Frank Steunenberg led to the illegal arrest and transportation of three Union leaders, Bill Hayward, Charles Moyer, and George Pettibone, and began the stories “First More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, February 8th, 2015
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This Day in History: Happy 60th Birthday John Grisham

One of the most popular American novelists, John Grisham, was born on this day in 1955. Known for his best-selling legal thrillers, Grisham’s books have sold over 250 million copies worldwide and several have More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Friday, February 6th, 2015
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Kenan Adams-Kinard sentenced to 20 years for Delbert Belton murder

The Washington teen who beat and murdered a US war veteran to death was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in prison, while his partner awaits a trial. Demetrius Glenn, from Spokane, beat Delbert Belton to death in More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
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Delbert Belton murder case: Kenan Adams-Kinard changes plea to get a ‘deal’

The Delbert Belton murder case is set to move ahead next week, but new reports point to one of the teens charged with murder to strike a deal with prosecutors. Kenan Adams-Kinard KHQ is reporting that “Kenan More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, November 13th, 2014
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Know the Difference: Wrongful Death Vs. Murder Lawsuits

At law, there are several ways to charge an individual involved in an accident that caused death to another person. Two such ways are “wrongful death” and “murder.” Now, within the legal classification of More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
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Delbert Belton murder case delayed, for the fifth time, now until January

Defense lawyers requested a delay in the trial for two teenagers accused of killing a World War II veteran. Demetrius Glenn and Kenan Adams-Kinard, both 17, have been accused of punching and beating Delbert Belton, More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, October 16th, 2014
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California murder case: Susan Mellen free after 17 years in prison

A woman who has served seventeen years in prison for the death of a homeless man was found innocent of murder and set free. A Los Angeles County judge overturned her conviction, saying that her attorney failed More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 6th, 2014
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Michael Dunn guilty charge gives Jordan Davis’ parents some relief

Nearly two years after the incident, Michael Dunn was found guilty of the shooting and killing Jordan Davis. The Florida shooting has made national headlines, linked to the controversial “Stand Your Ground” More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
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Delbert Belton murderer’s brother, Jahvory Kinard, plea bargins in assault case

The brother of one of the murderers of a World War II has reached a plea deal with authorities in a separate assault case. Jahvory Kinard, 19, worked with Spokane County prosecutors to serve thirty-one months in More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, August 15th, 2014
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Aaron Hernandez excused from hearing in double homicide, trial set for May 2015

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez was excused from a pre-trial hearing Thursday in his Boston double homicide case.   The Odin Lloyd murder isn’t the only charges Aaron Hernandez is facing Hernandez’s More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, May 31st, 2014
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Clayton Whittemore found guilty in murder of Alex Kogut

After a long and arduous process, Clayton Whittemore was finally found guilty Friday for the murder of his girlfriend Alex Kogut back in 2012. Clayton Whittemore handout photo Whittemore killed Alexandra Kogut in More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, May 13th, 2014
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Judge lowers bond for Kenan-Adams Kinard in Delbert Belton murder case

One of the two teeens connected to the brutal murder of a World War II vet had his bond reduced by a Spokane, Wash. judge. Kenan Adams-Kinard After hearing arguments from the attorney of Kenan-Adams Kinard, Judge More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
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Pennsylvania murder suspect Joe Miller arrested in Texas as church deacon, Roy Eubanks

The man has been on the run for over thirty years, but the manhunt ended Monday when Joseph Miller was finally arrested in connection to a 1981 homicide. Joseph Lewis Miller Miller, 78, was arrested in Mineola, More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, March 13th, 2014
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Clayton Whittemore murder trial delayed again, confession details emerge

The man accused of killing his girlfriend in 2012 has had his trial delayed again. Alexandra Kogut Photo supplied by the Kogut family. Clayton Whittemore was in court on Tuesday as his attorney successfully delayed More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, February 5th, 2014
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Michael Dunn murder of Jordan Davis puts Florida’s stand your ground law in headlines

A Florida murder trial, the result from an argument over loud music at a gas station that ended in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager, opened this week, reviving a debate over the state’s gun More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Saturday, January 25th, 2014
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Jeffrey Brian Johnson murder trial: Mental illness, self-incrimination slow case for Ryan Johnson’s murder

Two years ago Jeffrey Brian Johnson shot and killed his daughter’s former boyfriend, the father of his youngest grandson. Defense attorneys don’t dispute the shooting, but the has been slowed again after More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014
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New York court upholds conviction of Paul Cortez who murdered his stripper ex-girlfriend Catherine Woods

The state’s highest court on Tuesday upheld the murder conviction of Paul Cortez in the 2005 killing of his stripper ex-girlfriend Catherine Woods. The Court of Appeals ruled the evidence against Cortez was strong More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, November 13th, 2013
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Whitey Bulger, Winter Hill Gang head, guilty on only 11 murders MUGSHOT PHOTOS OVER YEARS

Families of people killed by a modern day gangster spoke at a federal hearing James ‘Whitey’ Bulger. Bulger, age 84, was convicted in August in a broad indictment that included racketeering charges in a string More...


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