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.
Judge Denies New Trial For Convicted Killer Eric WilliamsAttorneys for Eric Williams were back in court on Monday, arguing that their client deserved a brand new trial.
Kaufman County Killer Seeks New TrialAttorneys for convicted Kaufman County killer Eric Williams will be back in court on Thursday morning, arguing that their client deserves a brand new trial.
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.
Eric Williams Sentenced To Death; Shows No EmotionEric Williams, once the school kid considered most likely to succeed in life, will now die by lethal injection for being a cold-blooded killer.
Jurors Sentence Kaufman Co. Murderer Eric Williams To DeathAfter spending Tuesday night in sequester, jurors in the Eric Williams murder trial sentenced the convicted killer to death on Wednesday morning.
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.
Kim Williams Testifies In Kaufman Trial
Closing Arguments Set In Kaufman Murder TrialA 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.
Eric Williams' Elderly Mother Testifies On His BehalfThe 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.
Defense Prepares For Testimony By Eric Williams' WifeIn anticipation that convicted killer Eric Williams' estranged wife Kim will testify against him, defense lawyers today called several witnesses who described her as "money hungry" and "very in to herself."
Penalty Phase Resumes In Kaufman Murder TrialThe 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.
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.