murder trial

A Busy Day in Caddo District Court
Some of the cases on the docket today...
Jury selection continues in the first-degree murder trial of Robert Glen Coleman.  He's charged with the 2003 death of retired pastor Julian Brandon.  Coleman was convicted of first-degree murder in 2005 and sentenced to death...
Shreveport Man Found Guilty in Teenager’s Death
A Caddo Parish jury has convicted a Shreveport man for his role in the November 2007 drive-by shooting death of a teenager. 44-year-old James Edward Mason, Jr., has been found guilty of second-degree murder in the death of 16-year-old Latorisha Wiley...
Casey Anthony Found “Not Guilty” of Murder
The verdict is in.  In a case that has been ongoing for close to three years (since her daughter Caylee Anthony's remains were discovered in December of 2008), an Orange County jury found Casey Anthony "Not Guilty" on the three biggest counts in the trial of her daughte…
Murder Trial Set to Begin
Opening arguments are set to begin at 1 this afternoon in the second-degree murder trial of Darrius Williams. He'll be on trial for the August 2008 shooting death of a 17-month-old child inside a residence in the 3100 block of Lillian. Investigators say the child was asleep in a playpen in the …