Oscar Pistorius won’t be found guilty of murder

The latest Trial of the Century is wrapping up in South Africa and while the final ruling is not until tomorrow the judge has indicated that Oscar Pistorius cannot be found guilty of murder. He has been cleared of the murder charge and a decision will be announced tomorrow on lesser charges. This pretty much…

Pistorius testimony: Day 2

One of these days I will have a bout of insomnia which might allow me to tune in the Oscar Pistorius trial live in the middle of the night here in North America. In the meantime, here is the live blog of Day 18, soon to be Day 19. Also, here is the main Eyewitness…

Oscar Pistorius trial resumes Monday with defence witnesses

The Oscar Pistorius murder trial resumes Monday with the defence calling a pathologist to testify. This ought to be good — whenever a pathologist testifies it is a big highlight at trials I have covered for the media. It is anticipated Pistorius himself will also testify at some point. That will be even better. Of…

Now a complete rundown of what is happening in the Oscar Pistorius trial

This Oscar Pistorius trial is proving to be riveting stuff. The whole world is watching and this is taking on OJ Simpson proportions — although, frankly, the cast of characters in the OJ case were far more colorful. The coverage of this case has been massive. For the domestic networks in South Africa, this is about the biggest…

ZIMMERMAN TRIAL COVERAGE

The latest trial du jour to get the attention of everyone in the US national media is the George Zimmerman second-degree murder trial in Florida. He’s the guy accused in the killing of young Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman and his lawyers are arguing self-defence and you can see the trial for yourself here live on Fox News….

NEWS FROM THE JODI ARIAS TRIAL TODAY IS SUMMED UP BY ONE WORD: GUILTY

I watched the first-degree murder guilty verdict come down today in the Jodi Arias trial, just like the rest of you trial addicts out there. What struck me, as usually is the case with these sorts of sensational cases, were the scenes of people outside the courthouse in Phoenix. They were hundreds of them standing around, many of them…

DAY ONE OF DELIBERATIONS ARE OVER IN JODI ARIAS TRIAL

The Jodi Arias death-penalty murder case has gone to the jury, and the most boring part of the trial begins — waiting for the verdict. The first day of deliberations are over and the jury has retired for the night. HLN, who has hogged coverage of the Jodi Arias trial from day one, has this account of the day,…

THANK GOD!!! JODI ARIAS CLOSING ARGUMENTS THIS WEEK

I notice the courthouse in Phoenix had to switch to a lottery system because there is so much demand for seats. Anyway, closing arguments are finally on in the Jodi Arias case. The greatest gravy train in the history of HLN and the Nancy Grace show is ending soon. About time. HLN’s trial live blog is here. While…