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Jury Selection To Begin In Trial Of New Jersey Man Accused In Rape, Murder Plot

Jury selection starts Monday in the New York trial of a New Jersey man and a former Manhattan school librarian charged with conspiring to rape, torture and murder women and children.

02/23/2014

Robert Mucha (credit: U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement )

New Jersey Man Admits To Child Porn, Luring Boy For Sex

A former New Jersey band teacher pleaded guilty Wednesday to downloading child pornography and luring a teenage boy to his apartment for sex.

08/14/2013

Michael Vanhise (MySpace)

Accused ‘Cannibal Cop’ Conspirator To Face Trial This Fall

Federal Judge Paul Gardephe scheduled a Nov. 4 trial for Michael Vanhise during a hearing Thursday.

04/04/2013

Gilberto Valle, left, listens as the guilty verdict is announced on March 12, 2013. (credit: Jane Rosenberg)

NYPD Cop Found Guilty Of Plot To Kidnap, Kill, Eat Women

Officer Gilberto Valle was found guilty of kidnapping conspiracy and accessing a federal government computer database to learn personal information about potential targets.

03/12/2013

Gilberto Valle (credit: Facebook)

Jurors Review Testimony In ‘Cannibal Cop’ Deliberations

The jury has had the case since Thursday. If convicted on the most serious charge, Gilberto Valle could face a possible life sentence.

03/11/2013

Gilberto Valle (credit: Facebook)

‘Cannibal Cop’ Gilberto Valle Cries During Closing Arguments; Deliberations Begin

The defendant, wearing a dark suit and yellow tie, wept as his lawyer described how the case had “cost him everything,” including his wife and “adorable baby.”

03/07/2013

Gilberto Valle (credit: Facebook)

Defense Rests In NYPD ‘Cannibal Cop’ Trial; Closing Arguments Set For Thursday

Defense attorneys began Tuesday with the showing of a videotaped deposition of a Russian man who runs a fetish website.

03/05/2013

Gilberto Valle (credit: Facebook)

Prosecution Rests Case In Trial Of Accused NYPD ‘Cannibal Cop’ Gilberto Valle

The jury at the trial of a New York City police officer accused of plotting to kill women and eat their body parts won’t be shown gruesome photos from websites he visited but will see evidence of Internet searches on subjects like “how to cook a human,” a judge ruled on Monday.

03/04/2013

Gil Valle (Facebook)

FBI Agent: NYPD Cop Said Cannibalism Interest Hurt His Life

Agent Anthony Foto told jurors at the trial of Officer Gilberto Valle on a kidnapping conspiracy charge that Valle claimed after his October arrest that he did not really enjoy talking to people about kidnapping, killing and eating women.

03/01/2013

Gil Valle (Facebook)

Defense Seeks To Poke Holes In Government’s Case Against Gilberto Valle

The lawyer, Robert Baum, directed FBI Agent Corey Walsh to obvious falsehoods in communications that the government has used as evidence that Officer Gilberto Valle was serious about attacking women he knew, including his wife.

02/28/2013

Gil Valle (Facebook)

FBI Agent’s Testimony Describes Cannibal Talk At NYPD Cop’s Trial

FBI Agent Corey Walsh continues testifying Wednesday in the third day of evidence presentation in the two-week trial of 28-year-old Officer Gilberto Valle.

02/27/2013

Gil Valle (credit: Facebook)

Lurid Emails Revealed To Jurors At Trial Of So-Called ‘Cannibal Cop’

Four women who were alleged targets of 28-year-old Gilberto Valle testified Tuesday. It is the second day of testimony in the officer’s trial in federal court in Manhattan.

02/26/2013

Gil Valle (Facebook)

Defendant’s Wife Testifies In Bizarre ‘Cannibal Cop’ Case

Federal prosecutors in Manhattan plan to use emails and other evidence to show that 28-year-old Gilberto Valle had dangerous schemes to abduct women and devour them.

02/25/2013

Gilberto Valle (credit: Facebook)

Judge In ‘Cannibal Cop’ Case To Allow Testimony From Fetish Website Creator

Ahead of the start of the trial in the so-called cannibal cop case, federal Judge Paul Gardephe made several rulings in court on Thursday. And in almost every instance, he ruled for the defense.

02/14/2013

Gilberto Valle (credit: Facebook)

‘Cannibal Cop’ Attorney Wants New Evidence Suppressed

The defense lawyer for the former NYPD officer accused of plotting to kidnap, cook and eat women claimed in court Monday that prosecutors are panicking as their case against Gilberto Valle crumbles.

02/11/2013

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