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Eric Williams’ Elderly Mother Testifies On His Behalf

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.

CBS 11–12/15/2014

Mugshots of accused Kaufman County murderers Eric and Kim Williams. (credit: Kaufman Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

Estranged Wife Cooperating With Investigators In Kaufman Murder Case

The special prosecutors in three high profile Kaufman County murder cases appear to have landed their biggest witness to date.

04/04/2014

Eric Williams (credit: CBS 11 News)

Judge Moves Trial for Kaufman Triple Murders To Rockwall County

Former Justice of the Peace, Eric Williams was once a fixture around the Kaufman County Courthouse.

01/24/2014

Newly appointed Kaufman County District Attorney Erleigh Norville Wiley. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Senate Confirms Erleigh Norville Wiley As New Kaufman County DA

The Texas Senate has unanimously confirmed Governor Rick Perry’s appointment of Erleigh Norville Wiley as the new Kaufman County District Attorney.

CBSDFW.COM–04/17/2013

Newly appointed Kaufman County District Attorney Erleigh Norville Wiley. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Newly Appointed Kaufman County DA Nervous, But Ready

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.

CBS 11–04/11/2013

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Church Plans Daily Prayer Vigil For Murdered Kaufman County DA & Wife

For the second straight night members of a church in Kemp prayed on the steps of the Kaufman County Courthouse.

CBS 11–04/01/2013

Mark Hasse (credit: Kaufman County Sheriff's Office)

Funeral Set For Slain Kaufman County Prosecutor

A funeral is scheduled for a North Texas prosecutor shot dead by a masked gunman near the county courthouse where the prosecutor worked.

02/07/2013

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Suspect Still Unknown In Kaufman County DA Murder

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.

CBSDFW.COM–02/01/2013