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  • Michael Dunn
    Man convicted in ‘loud music’ murder at convenience store
    On Saturday, Feb. 15, a judge declared a mistrial on first-degree murder charges however; the man was convicted of three counts of attempted second-degree murder and one count of firing a gun into a car. The prosecution can choose to retry the...
  • Mistrial on first degree murder in loud music shooting
    Mistrial on first degree murder in loud music shooting
    Michael Dunn, 47, the Florida software designer who was charged with first degree murder in the death of Jordan Davis, 17, was convicted on four of five counts yesterday. Dunn was convicted of three counts of attempted murder and one count of...
  • Gavel
    Jodi Arias penalty phase ends in mistrial
    An Arizona jury has failed to reach a decision in the penalty phase of the Jodi Arias trial. A May 23 report fromFox Newssays that the judge has declared a mistrial in the Arias case.Judge Sherry Stephens has dismissed the jury that sat through...
  • John Edwards corruption case declared mistrial
    John Edwards corruption case declared mistrial
    The general public was shocked when the 2004 Democratic vice presidential nominee, John Edwards, was accused of using about $1 million in undisclosed payments from campaign donors to cover up an affair during his 2008 White House bid. Edwards had...
  • John Edwards leaves courthouse for lunch with daughter Cate Edwards.
    John Edwards and God, locals pray for a retrial
    The trial of former U.S. Sen. and presidential candidate John Edwards has captured the nation at what seemed the right time for the prosecution, but the wrong time for Edwards' defense team. But as it may, even an election year wasn't...
  • John Edwards case: Mistrial declared
    John Edwards case: Mistrial declared
    Top news coming in to a sunny San Francisco today is about the ex-presidential candidate, John Edwards, and allegations of campaign fraud.There has now been a mistrial declared in the case. John Edwards was actually found not guilty on one of the...
  • Lou Reed has a Mistrial in 1986
    Lou Reed has a Mistrial in 1986
    It may be hard to believe but today is Lou Reed's 69th birthday. Though best known for his work with the Velvet Underground in the late 1960s, Reed has had an extensive solo career in his own right, releasing over 20 solo albums and developing...
  • Ryan_Widmer.jpg
    Ohio husband, 29, was once found guilty of drowning wife, 24, now free by hung jury
    For a second time, suspected wife-killerRyan Widmer is free. He leaves the Warren County Courts Building in Lebanon, Ohio,after the jurors in his murder retrial said that they were deadlocked after deliberating for about 30 hours. (AP Photo | The...
  • Ryan_Widmer.jpg
    Ohio husband, 29, was once found guilty of drowning wife, 24, free again by hung jury
    For a second time, suspected wife-killerRyan Widmer is free. He leaves the Warren County Courts Building in Lebanon, Ohio,after the jurors in his murder retrial said that they were deadlocked after deliberating for about 30 hours. (AP Photo | The...