Kaufman County Courthouse
The jury also heard from Williams’ elderly mother, Jessie Williams, which was presented in a taped deposition, rather than in person, because the she is in ill health.
The special prosecutors in three high profile Kaufman County murder cases appear to have landed their biggest witness to date.
Former Justice of the Peace, Eric Williams was once a fixture around the Kaufman County Courthouse.
The Texas Senate has unanimously confirmed Governor Rick Perry’s appointment of Erleigh Norville Wiley as the new Kaufman County District Attorney.
Calling it the most difficult period in Kaufman County history, on Thursday newly appointed District Attorney Erleigh Norville Wiley said her predecessor, Mike McLelland, continues to inspire her.
For the second straight night members of a church in Kemp prayed on the steps of the Kaufman County Courthouse.
A funeral is scheduled for a North Texas prosecutor shot dead by a masked gunman near the county courthouse where the prosecutor worked.
More than a day after Kaufman County Assistant District Attorney Mark Hasse was gunned down just feet from the county courthouse, investigators say they have made “no significant advancements” in determining who the murderer is.