Man Convicted In 2007 Newark School Yard Killings Seeks New TrialJose Carranza appeared in front of a judge in Newark on Wednesday, but the judge didn't make an immediate decision on his request.
$5 Million Settlement In Newark Schoolyard Murder LawsuitThe families of three college-bound friends murdered in a Newark schoolyard in 2007 have reached a $5 million settlement Tuesday in a lawsuit against the city and state.
Survivor Of Newark Schoolyard Attack Says She Still Has NightmaresThe survivor of a vicious 2007 schoolyard attack that left three college-bound friends dead still suffers from nightmares and depression from the ambush, though she has been able to graduate from college and hold a job.
Deadly Newark Schoolyard Attack Survivor Testifies In Lawsuit TrialThe survivor of an attack that killed three college-aged friends in 2007 testified in a civil trial against the school district Monday that she felt safe entering the New Jersey schoolyard, but once attacked thought she might die.
Focus On School Security In Newark Schoolyard Murder Lawsuit TrialSchool security procedures were the focus Tuesday, as a civil trial resumed in connection with the 2007 execution-style schoolyard killings that left three college-bound friends dead.
Testimony In Lawsuit Brought By Families Of Newark Schoolyard Murder Victims Under WayThe suit, brought by the families of the victims and a fourth victim who survived the attack, claims the Mount Vernon School was negligent by leaving the playground open at night when it was a known gang hangout.
Final Man Convicted In Newark Schoolyard Murders Sentenced To Nearly 200 Years In PrisonGerardo Gomez was convicted last November on multiple counts including robbery, murder and attempted murder.
Jury Selection Begins For Final Defendant Charged In 2007 Newark Murder CaseJury selection has started in the case of the final defendant to stand trial in the 2007 execution-style murders of three college-bound people at a Newark playground.
Trial Of Fifth Defendant In Newark Schoolyard Killings Set To BeginJose Carranza is charged with murder as well as sexually assaulting the only one of the four victims to survive the 2007 attack.
Defendant In 2007 Newark Schoolyard Slayings Mulling Plea DealOne of the six men and boys charged with the execution-style murders of three friends in Newark, N.J., in 2007 is mulling a plea offer from prosecutors.
Trial Begins For 3rd Defendant In Newark Schoolyard SlayingsThe second trial in the Newark schoolyard killings case, which brought the violence-plagued city into the national spotlight, got underway Tuesday.
Man Admits Role In Newark Schoolyard SlayingsA man on Tuesday pleaded guilty to the execution-style slayings of three friends in a New Jersey schoolyard.