Murder Trial

Michel Escoto is accused of killing his newlywed bride to collect insurance money.  (Source: CBS4)

Newlywed Murder Trial Continues, “The Other Woman” Cross-Examined

The trial of a man accused of murdering his bride, just four days after they got married, in order to collect a million-dollar life insurance policy continued on Wednesday.


SANFORD, FL - JUNE 24: George Zimmerman arrives with his wife Shellie, on the 11th day of his trial in Seminole circuit court June 24, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Today prosecutors began with their opening statements. Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder for the February 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.  (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Wife Says Zimmerman Unraveled Since Trial

George Zimmerman’s estranged wife believes her husband unraveled since he was acquitted in the fatal shooting of Miami Gardens teen,Trayvon Martin earlier this year .


Jason Beckman in a court hearing on November 1, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Jurors Begin Deliberations In Beckman Trial

Closing arguments are underway in the trial of Jason Beckman who stands accused of murdering his father, South Miami City Commissioner Jay Beckman in April 2009.

CBS Miami–11/18/2013

Eric Rivera Jr. in court Tuesday Oct. 29, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Eric Rivera, Jr. Convicted Of Murder Of Sean Taylor

After 16 hours of deliberations over four days, the jury in the Sean Taylor murder trial has found Eric Rivera, Jr. guilty of second-degree murder for the death of Sean Taylor.

CBS Miami–11/04/2013

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Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting & Killing Elderly Woman Heads To Trial

A 67-year-old former maintenance man at a condominium community in Pembroke Pines went to trial Monday for allegedly sexually assaulting and killing a 93-year-old woman.

CBS Miami–10/29/2013

Eric Rivera Jr. in court. (Source: CBS4)

Jurors In Sean Taylor Murder Trial Hear Letter From Alleged Killer

During day three in the murder trial against Eric Rivera, the man accused of killing famed football player Sean Taylor, jurors got to hear the contents of a letter written by Rivera in which he asks his cousin to tell a witness to lie to police.


Dwyane Nicholson testifies at the trial of Anthony “Little Tony” Ferrari and Anthony "Big Tony" Moscatiello accused of murdering South Florida businessman Konstantinos "Gus" Boulis in 2001. (Source: CBS4)

Key Witness In Gus Boulis Murder Trial Back On The Stand

A key witness in the murder trial of Gus Boulis, a prominent South Florida businessman who was gunned down and killed in 2001, testified for a second day Thursday.

CBS Miami–10/03/2013

Gus Boulis (Source: CBS4)

Key Witness Takes Stand In Gus Boulis Murder Trial

A key witness in the murder trial of Gus Boulis, the prominent South Florida businessman killed in 2001, took the stand Wednesday.


Gerard Lopes Belmonte in court on Monday Sept. 9, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Trial Underway For Man Accused Of Killing Adoptive Mother

The trial is underway for a Pembroke Pines man accused of raping and killing his adoptive mother.

CBS Miami–09/09/2013

SANFORD, FL - JULY 8:  The Father of Trayvon Martin, Tracy Martin, testifies as a defense witness in George Zimmerman  trial in Seminole circuit court, July 8, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Donnelly identified the screams as belonging to Zimmerman. Zimmerman has been charged with second-degree murder for the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin. (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Tracy Martin Speaks To New Congressional Caucus

Tracy Martin, the father of the late Trayvon Martin, was on Capitol Hill Wednesday for the inaugural hearing of the Congressional Caucus on Black Men and Boys.

CBS Miami–07/24/2013




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