Psychologist Also Testifies Alleged Etan Patz Killer Is Mentally IllVirginia Barber testified for the defense that Hernandez has schizotypal personality disorder, WCBS 880's Irene Cornell reported.
Defense In Etan Patz Murder Trial Calls In Psychiatrist For Third DayThe psychiatrist called in the defense of Pedro Hernandez returned to the stand for a third day Friday.
Defense Lawyer In Etan Patz Case Asks For Mistrial After Judge Reverses Own RulingIn a reversal of his earlier ruling, Judge Maxwell Wiley has allowed prosecutors to explore the defendant's alleged heavy cocaine use as an alternate explanation for his visions and voices.
Competency Of Psychiatrist Called Into Question In Etan Patz TrialThe defense attorney, Harvey Fishbein, argued that Dr. Flavia Robatti is not a competent psychiatrist. His investigation, he said, found not one positive reaction to her, WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reported.
Passage Of Time Creates Obstacles In Prosecution Of Patz CaseTrying a man for murder in the 1979 disappearance of 6-year-old Etan Patz has come with obstacles created by the passage of time.
Lawyer: Newly Discovered Evidence Suggests Neighbors Saw Different Suspect With Boy Who Resembled Etan PatzFontier told the court she has found 39 pages of notes taken by a detective who happened to grow up in the same building where Jose Ramos lived. Ramos is the convicted pedophile long suspected in Etan's 1979 disappearance.
Defense In Etan Patz Murder Trial Claim Interrogation Video Is A BombshellThe prosecution and defense Friday were preparing jurors for a new video, which could amount to a bombshell in the trial of the man who confessed to killing Etan Patz.
Police Detective Cross-Examined In Etan Patz TrialDefense lawyers say Hernandez’s confession is fiction, dreamed up by a mentally ill man with a low IQ and a history of hallucinations.
35 Years After Etan Patz Vanished, Murder Trial OpensOpening statements began Friday in the trial against Pedro Hernandez, the New Jersey man accused in the disappearance and killing of 6-year-old Etan Patz.
Attorney: New Informant In Etan Patz Case Is An InmateProsecutors' recently revealed informant in the infamous missing-child case of Etan Patz is a Rikers Island inmate.
Jury Selection Begins In Etan Patz CaseAbout 100 prospective jurors began filling out lengthy questionnaires Monday for Pedro Hernandez's murder trial.