Alleged 'Cannibal Cop' Co-Conspirators Found Guilty Of Scheming In Macabre PlotThe verdicts in Christopher Asch and Michael Van Hise's conspiracy trial came a year after a conviction in a headline-grabbing case of a police officer accused of plotting abductions and cannibalism.
Jury Asks To Hear Tapes In Rape-Murder Plot TrialProsecutors say retired Stuyvesant High School librarian Christopher Asch and auto mechanic Michael Van Hise aimed to turn disturbing ideas into deadly action.
Jury Selection Begins In Trial Of Librarian, N.J. Man Accused In Rape, Murder PlotJury selection got under way Monday in the trial of a New Jersey man and a former Manhattan school librarian who are charged with conspiring to rape, torture and murder women and children.
Alleged 'Cannibal Cop' Co-Conspirators Plead Not GuiltyDefendants Michael Vanhise, Robert Christopher Asch and Richard Meltz will go to trial together. The trial is scheduled to begin in November.