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2013: The Year That Was In South Florida

Florida courthouses took center stage in 2013, especially with the eyes of the nation glued to the George Zimmerman trial in Sanford.

12/27/2013

Geralyn Graham in court on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012. (Source: CBS4)

Geralyn Graham Will Not Face Murder Charge In Rilya Wilson Case

The South Florida woman convicted of kidnapping and child abuse in the case of missing 4-year-old foster child Rilya Wilson will not be tried for murder.

CBS Miami–10/30/2013

Geralyn Graham in court on Friday, January 25, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

State To Retry Geralyn Graham For Murder

The state of Florida has decided to retry Geralyn Graham for the murder of 4-year-old Rilya Wilson. The move comes after a jury in January convicted Graham for kidnapping and abuse, but hung 11-1 on the murder charge.

CBS Miami–03/15/2013

Geralyn Graham listens to her sentence being read in court on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Geralyn Graham Sentenced To 55 Years In Rilya Wilson Case

The South Florida woman convicted of kidnapping and child abuse in the case of missing 4-year-old foster child Rilya Wilson has been sentenced to 55 years in prison.

CBS4–02/12/2013

Jose Lopez, a juror in the Geralyn Graham murder case, spoke exclusively to CBS4 News about the trial verdict. (CBS4)

Exclusive: Juror Holds No Grudge Against Holdout In Graham Murder Case

A juror in the trial of Geralyn Graham holds no ill feelings for a lone member of the panel who held out, blocking a murder conviction against the woman accused of torturing, kidnapping and killing foster child Rilya Wilson.

01/30/2013

Geralyn Graham in court on Friday, January 25, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Mistrial On Murder Charge In Geralyn Graham Case, Other Charges Guilty

After nearly 14 hours of deliberations, jurors remained deadlocked on a murder charge against accused child killer Geralyn Graham, which led the judge to declare a mistrial on that charge. Jurors did, however, reach a unanimous decision on the four remaining charges in the case of 4-year-old foster child Rilya Wilson.

CBS4–01/25/2013

Geralyn Graham in court on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

No Verdict In Child Murder Trial; Jurors To Deliberate Friday

The jury deciding the fate of Geralyn Graham, accused of killing 4-year-old Rilya Wilson, has reached a verdict on four charges, but has deadlocked on one of the charges.

CBS4–01/24/2013

Geralyn Graham at her trial on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Jury To Begin Deliberations In Graham Murder Trial Thursday

Jurors heard from state prosecutors one final time Wednesday afternoon before they decide the fate of accused child killer Geralyn Graham.

CBS4–01/23/2013

Geralyn Graham in court on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012. (Source: CBS4)

Closing Arguments Underway In Graham Murder Trial

After eight weeks of testimony, the case against accused child killer Geralyn Graham is in its last phase as jurors heard colorful closing arguments Tuesday.

CBS4–01/22/2013

Geralyn Graham in court on Monday, Dec. 10, 2012. (Source: CBS4)

State Presents Rebuttal Case In Graham Murder Trial

Prosecutors presented their rebuttal case Wednesday in the trial of Geralyn Graham who is accused of murdering 4-year-old foster child Rilya Wilson more than a decade ago.

CBS4–01/16/2013

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