LawNewz is live and on the air! Just in time for Aaron Hernandez.

I noticed this week that LawNewz has now launched their new online live-streaming channel, where they will be streaming major trials live. Of course, the LawNewz site has been around for a while, and has been streaming trials for a while, but now they have a channel going throughout the day with all the analysis…

Trial news: Georgia jury throws the book at Justin Ross Harris

Well, now that the Trump election is over, I am politicked out!  Now, I can finally get caught up on some of the other happenings going on in the news, such as the verdict this week in the Justin Ross Harris hot-car death case down in Georgia.  Lessee, what did they finally decide? Wow, they…

Aaron Hernandez defence rests; closing arguments tomorrow

For folks who are sad that the Aaron Hernandez trial is nearing the end with closing arguments this week in Massachusetts, take heart.  Because the Mike Duffy trial begins tomorrow, and that sure-fire gong show here in Canada will surely keep the trial junkies preoccupied long after the Hernandez verdict is reached.

American Sniper trial verdict: Eddie Ray Routh found guilty

First things first, no, this post is not about the Oscars, or movies. Instead, I am talking breaking news. The verdict is in in Texas in the trial of Eddie Ray Routh, ex-Marine accused of the capital murders of ex-Navy SEAL Chris Kyle who was the subject of the movie American Sniper, and also of Chad Littlefield.  The jury…

20 years ago was the Murder of the Century in Brentwood

Expect me to put up some posts in the days ahead looking back at the O.J. Simpson case from 20 years ago. Today was the grim 20th anniversary of the murders in Brentwood of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman, touching off the media firestorm that came about when Simpson was charged with the murders….

Oscar Pistorius has taken the stand in his trial

Yes, indeed, the defence called Oscar Pistorius on to the witness stand in his murder trial and he was tearfully saying it was all a mistake and that he was trying to protect Reeva. Whether you want to believe that explanation is entirely up to you. Anyway, the trial broke for the day early; testimony…

ZIMMERMAN TRIAL: IS IT ALL OVER ALREADY?

The second-degree murder trial of George Zimmerman in Florida continued on Monday with more bad news for the prosecution. Evidence was allowed in that Trayvon Martin had marijuana in his system. It really does seem like the prosecution’s case is unravelling at the moment. When they rested on Friday it sure seemed like many legal…