Rilya Wilson

Robin Lunceford (Source: CBS4)

Key Witness In Rilya Wilson Case Back In Court

A former inmate who served as a key witness in the Rilya Wilson child murder trial two years ago, appeared in court Friday.

06/12/2015

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

Appeals Court Upholds Convictions In Rilya Wilson Case

An appeals court has upheld the 55-year prison sentence for Geralyn Graham who was convicted of kidnapping and child abuse in the case of missing foster child Rilya Wilson.

03/11/2015

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State Tries To Break Cycle Of Crisis-Driven Reform At DCF

Gov. Rick Scott has proposed nearly $40 million in additional funding for child protection in the next state budget. Most of the money would go to reduce caseloads for child protective investigators, as blue-ribbon panels and advocates have long advised.

01/15/2014

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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

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