Kaufman County Murders

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Attorney: Tests Show Brain Of Kaufman DA Killer “Is” Damaged

The 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.

CBSDFW.COM–01/16/2015

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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.

01/08/2015

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Williams Pleads Guilty To Mark Hasse’s Murder, Sentenced To 40 Years In Prison

Kim Williams pleaded guilty Tuesday morning to the murder of Kaufman County assistant DA Mark Hasse, nearly two years after it happened.

12/30/2014

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Kim Williams Pleads Guilty To Murder In Kaufman Killings

Eric Williams’ estranged wife and accomplice Kim Williams pled guilty on Tuesday morning to a reduced charge of first degree murder and agreed to a sentence of 40 years.

12/30/2014

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Kim Williams To Plead Guilty For Her Part In Kaufman Murders

Eric Williams’ estranged wife and accused accomplice, Kim Williams, will plead guilty to the 2013 Kaufman County Murders

CBS 11–12/28/2014

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Jurors Sentence Kaufman Co. Murderer Eric Williams To Death

After spending Tuesday night in sequester, jurors in the Eric Williams murder trial sentenced the convicted killer to death on Wednesday morning.

12/17/2014

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Wife: Accused Kaufman Co. DA Murderer Was Gleeful After Killings

In 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.

CBS 11–12/16/2014

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Kim Williams Testifies In Kaufman Trial

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter ROCKWALL, Texas (AP) – The estranged wife of a former Texas justice of the peace testified that she was a “willing participant” in her husband’s revenge killings of a district attorney, his […]

12/16/2014

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Closing Arguments Set In Kaufman Murder Trial

A North Texas jury is to hear closing arguments in the punishment phase of the trial of a former North Texas public official convicted of capital murder in a revenge plot against prosecutors.

12/16/2014

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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

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Penalty Phase Resumes In Kaufman Murder Trial

The punishment phase is set to continue in the trial of a former North Texas public official convicted of capital murder in a revenge plot against prosecutors.

12/15/2014

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Eric Williams Claims He’s Jesus Christ On Jail Paperwork

Five days before he went on trial for the case that rocked Kaufman County, disgraced Justice of the Peace Eric Williams claimed he was Jesus Christ on Rockwall County jail paperwork.

12/10/2014

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