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Murder Trial

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Medication In Home Of ‘American Sniper’ Trial Suspect

Authorities found marijuana, a nearly empty bottle of whiskey and anti-psychotic medication while searching Eddie Routh’s home after death of Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield.

02/13/2015

Taya Kyle, the widow of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Widow Of American Sniper Testifies At Killer’s Trial

Taya Kyle told a packed courtroom today her late husband, American sniper Chris Kyle, was a trained marksman, and a loving father, whose death came from his blind side.

CBS 11–02/11/2015

Chris Kyle, the deadliest sniper in U.S. history, served as a Navy SEAL for eight years before stepping down to focus on his wife and children. (Credit: Daniel Penz, KTVT)

‘American Sniper’ Murder Trial Having Impact In Stephenville

Hundreds of potential jurors have been called for the Chris Kyle murder trial, but they seem to be the only ones willing to go near the City of Stephenville courthouse these days.

CBSDFW.COM–02/06/2015

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Weapons Displayed During Punishment Phase Of Kaufman Co. Trial

Prosecutors displayed 64 weapons and ammunition seized from Eric Williams’ storage unit after three murders in Kaufman County.

CBS 11–12/09/2014

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Accused Kaufman County DA Murderer Doesn’t Take Stand

Eric 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.

CBS 11–12/03/2014

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Williams Murder Trial Resumes After Judge Refuses To Move Trial

Jury selection in the Kaufman County murder trial has resumed in Rockwall after the judge refused to move the trial a second time.

10/17/2014

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Defense Rests In Trial Of Accused Keller ‘Black Widow’ Murderer

Testimony wrapped up Friday in the Keller “Black Widow” trial. Michele Williams who is accused in her husband, Greg Williams, murder did not testify.

CBS 11–09/26/2014

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Gruesome Photos & Shocking Testimony In Murder Trial Of Keller Wife

Prosecutors in Fort Worth are painting an ugly picture of a Keller woman accused of murdering her husband in 2011. Tuesday was the first day of the Michele Williams murder trail and by afternoon rush hour testimony was still going on.

CBSDFW.COM–09/23/2014

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Family Frustrated By Delays In High-Profile Murder Trial

A high profile murder case, that led to sweeping changes for the Dallas 911 system, may be pushed back – and the victim’s family is not happy about it.

CBS 11–11/26/2013

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Family: 50 Years For Killer, Life Sentence For Us

Tuesday morning, family and friends of murdered North Texas mother Karen Smith had the chance to address her killer in court. Karen Smith was shot to death in a parking garage at UT Southwestern Medical Center in January 2013.

CBS 11–11/05/2013

George Zimmerman listens as the verdict is announced that the jury finds him not guilty, on the 25th day of his second-degree murder trial. Zimmerman was charged for the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin. (credit: Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

George Zimmerman Stopped For Speeding In North Texas

CBS 11 News has learned that George Zimmerman, the man recently found not guilty for fatally shooting 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida, was armed when an officer pulled him over for speeding in North Texas.

CBSDFW.COM–07/31/2013

U.S. Army doctor Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan is the lone suspect in the shooting death of 13 people and wounding of 31 others at Fort Hood in 2009. (credit: Bell Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

No Court Delay For Fort Hood Suspect, Trial Date Set

A military judge Tuesday refused a three-month trial delay for the Army psychiatrist charged in the deadly 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage. The judge, Col. Tara Osborn, also set jury selection to begin on July 9.

06/18/2013

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