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Gigi Jordan (credit: CBS 2)

Closing Arguments Made In Gigi Jordan Murder Trial

Defense attorney Allan Brenner told jurors Monday that there was no murderous intent when Jordan killed the boy, saying she acted as a result of “extreme emotional disturbance.”

10/27/2014

Image placed on Silk Road hidden service after arrest of Ross William Ulbricht (credit: FBI via Wikimedia Commons)

NYC Judge Presiding Over ‘Silk Road’ Case Receiving Online Death Threats

A Manhattan federal judge presiding over the case against Ross Ulbricht, accused founder of Silk Road, is now the subject of online death threats.

10/24/2014

Gigi Jordan (credit: CBS 2)

Gigi Jordan Friend: Woman Talked About Killing Herself, Son

Rita Cristman tesified that Gigi Jordan told her if a stem cell transplant she was setting up to cure the boy of his autism did not work, she was going to end it all for both of them.

10/22/2014

Gigi Jordan (credit: CBS 2)

Doctor In Gigi Jordan Trial: Boy Didn’t Appear To Fear Allegedly Abusive Dad

Gigi Jordan is on trial, accused of killing 8-year-old Jude Mirra, who died of a drug overdose in February 2010 at the Peninsula Hotel in Midtown.

10/20/2014

Jude Mirra (credit: Handout)

Forensic Pathologist Takes Stand In Gigi Jordan Trial

The defense for a millionaire mother who has admitted to killing her autistic child with prescription pills called a medical expert the stand– the forensic pathologist who reviewed slides taken during the autopsy on 8-year-old Jude.

10/17/2014

Gigi Jordan (credit: CBS 2)

Cable Guy Testifies He Saw Gigi Jordan’s Autistic Son Typing On BlackBerry

Jordan, a socialite and former pharmaceutical millionaire, is on trial, accused of killing her son, who died of a drug overdose in February 2010 at the Peninsula Hotel in Midtown.

10/16/2014

Gigi Jordan (credit: CBS 2)

Prosecutors Cross-Examine Gigi Jordan In Murder Trial

Gigi Jordan admits that she intentionally poisoned her son Jude, but that she did it to save him from torture and sex abuse by dozens of people.

10/15/2014

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Liberty Reserve Founder Due In Court In $6 Billion Money Laundering Case

Arthur Budovsky, 40, the Costa Rican founder of currency transfer and payment processing company Liberty Reserve, was extradited from Spain to the U.S. on Friday.

10/14/2014

Gigi Jordan (credit: CBS 2)

Gigi Jordan Cross-Examined In Court, Says She Knew She’d Kill Son With Pills From The Start

A millionaire accused of murdering her 8-year-old son was cross-examined Friday.

10/10/2014

Gigi Jordan (credit: CBS 2)

Gigi Jordan: Autistic Son Typed On BlackBerry That He Wanted To Die

A socialite and former pharmaceutical millionaire testified Thursday that her nonverbal, autistic son told her he wanted to die by typing on a BlackBerry.

10/09/2014

Gigi Jordan (credit: CBS 2)

Gigi Jordan: I Didn’t Force Drugs Down Son’s Throat

A pharmaceuticals millionaire charged with killing her developmentally disabled son in a deluxe Manhattan hotel room says she didn’t force drugs down his throat, as prosecutors allege.

10/08/2014

Gwen Carr, mother of Eric Garner, and other members of his family is joined by to Rev. Al Sharpton attend a church service before a rally against police violence on August 23, 2014 in Staten Island. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Family Of Eric Garner To Sue City, NYPD For $75M

The family of Eric Garner, the Staten Island man who died of a chokehold while in police custody, will sue city of New York as well as the NYPD for $75 million, plus attorneys’ fees.

10/07/2014

Pedro Hernandez is charged with killing 6-year-old Etan Patz in 1979. (credit: CBS News)

Hearing Wraps Up Over Confession In Etan Patz Murder Case

A battle of the experts wrapped up the hearing Tuesday on whether Pedro Hernandez was capable of understanding his Miranda rights before confessing to killing 6-year-old Etan Patz.

10/07/2014

Karyn Kay (credit: Personal Photo)

Man Accused Of Killing His Mother Reaches Plea Deal, Ordered To Treatment Facility

Karyn Kay, 63, a teacher at LaGuardia High School on the Upper West Side, was bludgeoned to death while she was on the phone with a 911 operator calling for help for her son.

10/06/2014

Retired NYPD Detective Louis Scarcella (credit: CBS 2)

Former NYPD Detective Louis Scarcella Defends His Tactics In 1991 Murder Case

Testifying for the first time, Louis Scarcella tried to minimize his role in the conviction of Rosean Hargrave for the 1991 killing of a correction officer in Crown Heights.

09/24/2014

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