Death Sentence Upheld In Kaufman Co. Prosecutors Murders CaseTexas' highest criminal court upheld a former justice of the peace's conviction for killing a district attorney's wife in what prosecutors said was a revenge plot that left three dead.
NY District Attorney's Policy Barring Guns Prompts DebateAfter a suburban district attorney in New York barred her prosecutors from keeping handguns, even at home, her office said the goal was safety. But the now-changed restriction has touched off some debate.
Attorney: Tests Show Brain Of Kaufman DA Killer "Is" DamagedThe attorney for convicted Kaufman County killer Eric Williams is asking for a new trial after receiving the results of a brain scan done on his client.
Did 'Diabetic Rage' Cause Eric Williams To Kill Kaufman Co. DAs?Less than a month after being sentenced to death for killing a district attorney and his wife, the state has agreed to have former Justice of the Peace Eric Williams examined to see if his murderous rampage was triggered by a damaged brain.
Wife: Accused Kaufman Co. DA Murderer Was Gleeful After KillingsIn chilling detail, a woman accused of murder told a courtroom how her husband joyfully planned and carried out the murders of an East Texas district attorney, his wife and the DA’s top prosecutor.
Prosecution Admits Mistake As Williams' Punishment Phase ContinuesThe lead prosecutor in the capital murder trial for Eric Williams admitted today that "we messed up" by claiming 13 guns belonged to Williams, when they do not.
Eric Williams' Defense Team Takes Over In Effort To Save Him From Death PenaltyDefense lawyers tried to convince a jury that former JP Eric Williams' murderous rage was triggered by a wrongful conviction, orchestrated by a 'cluster of powerful people' in East Texas.
Weapons Displayed During Punishment Phase Of Kaufman Co. TrialProsecutors displayed 64 weapons and ammunition seized from Eric Williams' storage unit after three murders in Kaufman County.
Accused Kaufman County DA Murderer Doesn’t Take StandEric Williams, the man standing trial for the murders that shook Kaufman County residents, stood up and told the judge Wednesday that he would not take the witness stand in his own defense.
Kaufman County Murder Trial: Day 3 UpdatesIn the third day of Williams' capital murder trial, prosecutors called several witnesses in an effort to tie the defendant to the Easter email - sent hours after the McLellands deaths to a Crime Stoppers tip line
Kaufman County Murder Trial: Day 2 UpdatesIn the weeks and months before a Texas DA, his wife and a prosecutor were gunned down in Kaufman County, the man accused of killing them inquired about how to get rid of part of a high-powered weapon, according to testimony today.
Kaufman Co. Murder Trial UnderwayThe capital murder trial of former Kaufman County Justice of the Peace Eric Williams got underway on Monday morning in Rockwall County.