Lodge Constructed In Honor Of Boy Scout Andrew McMorris, Killed In 2018 By Drunk Driver, Opens On Long IslandIt's opening was delayed for a year due to the coronavirus pandemic, but finally a labor of love has been completed on Long Island.
Judge Sentences Thomas Murphy In Drunk-Driving Killing Of Boy Scout Andrew McMorris To 8 1/3 To 25 YearsA man convicted in a drunk-driving crash that killed a Boy Scout on Long Island was sentenced to prison on Wednesday.
Final Witness Testifies At Hearing About Alleged Juror Misconduct In Thomas Murphy CaseThomas Murphy was found guilty of aggravated vehicular homicide for the death of 12-year-old Boy Scout Andrew McMorris in Manorville on Sept. 30, 2018.
Testy Day At Thomas Murphy Hearing As Judge Hits Defense Attorney With $1,000 Fine For ContemptEmotions ran high in a Suffolk County courtroom on Wednesday at a hearing for the man convicted of drunk driving and killing a Boy Scout two years ago.
Boy Scout's Family Outraged After Sentencing Delay In Deadly Drunk Driving Crash: 'Let Andrew Rest In Peace'Thomas Murphy was found guilty last month of aggravated vehicular homicide and second-degree manslaughter.
Sentencing Set For LI Man Convicted In Drunk Driving Crash That Killed Boy ScoutThomas Murphy was in court Tuesday to hear a judge deny his request to dismiss the charges.
Murphy Found Guilty Of Drunk Driving In Boy Scout's DeathThe verdict was reached during the first full day of deliberations.
Jury Deliberations Begin In Trial Of LI Man Accused Of Killing 12-Year-Old In DWI CrashIt was a trial filled with gut-wrenching testimony, tears and overwhelming emotion.
Closing Arguments Begin In Case Of Boy Scout Killed On Side Of Long Island RoadThe defense calls the death of 12-year-old Andrew McMorris a tragic car accident. But prosecutors say a drunk driver drove off the road, turning a dream day into a nightmare.
Jury Phase Delayed, Another Witness Due In Trial Over Boy Scout's DeathThe defense continued its case Thursday in the drunk driving trial of Thomas Murphy, the Holbrook man accused of striking and killing 12-year-old Boy Scout Andrew McMorris.
Defense Launches Case In Drunk Driving Trial Of Man Accused Of Striking, Killing Boy ScoutThomas Murphy is accused of being legally drunk hours after the crash when his blood was drawn, but a defense expert testified that reading was flawed.
Father Of LI Boy Scout Takes The Stand Against Driver Accused Of Killing His SonThe courtroom was packed Thursday to hear heartwrenching testimony in the drunk driving trial of the man who hit and killed a Boy Scout last year.
Judge May Drop Some Top Charges In Trial Of Man Accused Of Drunk Driving Death Of Boy ScoutA judge denied a motion for a mistrial, but indicated that he will drop four of the top counts Thomas Murphy is facing because they are "not legally sustainable" and "there is a built in reasonable doubt."
Teen Boy Scout Takes Stand In Trial Of LI Man Accused Of Killing 12-Year-Old In DWI CrashWitness after witness described the Boy Scout hike through Suffolk County that turned into their worst nightmare last year.
Golf Buddy Testifies Man Accused In Killing Of Long Island Boy Scout Was In No Condition To DriveThere was key testimony Wednesday in the trial of the driver who allegedly plowed into a pack of Boy Scouts last year, killing one of them.