Gigi Jordan Sentenced To 18 Years For Killing 8-Year-Old Autistic SonGigi Jordan, a former pharmaceuticals executive and socialite convicted in the death of her autistic 8-year-old son, was sentenced Thursday to 18 years in prison.
Gigi Jordan Found Guilty Of Manslaughter In Death Of Autistic SonThe jury did not find Jordan guilty of the top count of murder, but instead convicted her of first-degree manslaughter as a result of extreme emotional disturbance.
CBS2: Gigi Jordan Gives One-On-One Interview As She Stands Trial For MurderCBS2’s Dave Carlin visited Gigi Jordan in jail on Rikers Island where she told him she killed her own child out of “a mother’s love.”
Juror's Halloween Costume Causes Judge To Do Double-Take At Gigi Jordan's Murder TrialHalloween was on the mind of at least one juror as the third day of deliberations began in Gigi Jordan's murder trial, the former pharmaceutical executive and socialite accused of killing her 8-year-old autistic son.
Gigi Jordan Newspaper Interview Fuels More Courtroom DramaAttorneys on both sides were on their feet shouting as they responded to questions about a jailhouse interview Jordan gave to the Wall Street Journal.
Judge Denies Mistrial In Gigi Jordan CaseRon Kuby, one of Gigi Jordan's many lawyers, made a last-minute appearance demanding a mistrial based on the judge's refusal to let the jury see evidence that might have proved Jordan believed her ex-husband was going to have her killed.
Closing Arguments Made In Gigi Jordan Murder TrialDefense 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."
Gigi Jordan Friend: Woman Talked About Killing Herself, SonRita 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.
Doctor In Gigi Jordan Trial: Boy Didn't Appear To Fear Allegedly Abusive DadGigi 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.
Forensic Pathologist Takes Stand In Gigi Jordan TrialThe 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.
Cable Guy Testifies He Saw Gigi Jordan's Autistic Son Typing On BlackBerryJordan, 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.
Gigi Jordan: Autistic Son Typed On BlackBerry That He Wanted To DieA socialite and former pharmaceutical millionaire testified Thursday that her nonverbal, autistic son told her he wanted to die by typing on a BlackBerry.