Judges Hear Appeal Of Ex-U.Va. Lacrosse Player Convicted In Ex-Girlfriend's Beating Death A former University of Virginia lacrosse player convicted of fatally beating his ex-girlfriend asked an appeals court Wednesday for a new trial, arguing that he was denied his right to an attorney when one of his lawyers fell ill during his trial.
Appeal Filed For Former Univ. Of Va. Lacrosse Player Who Killed ExAppeals attorneys for a former University of Virginia lacrosse player convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend argue he was denied a fair trial by a judge who rushed the sensational case to jurors even when one of the defendant's attorneys fell ill.
Odds Favor 26 Years For Ex-U.Va. Lax PlayerWhen former University of Virginia lacrosse player George Huguely V is sentenced this week for the slaying of his ex-girlfriend, the odds are a judge will heed a jury's recommended 26-year sentence and Huguely will serve his time in a state prison without the prospect of parole.
Juror In Huguely Case Thinks They Did The Right ThingFor three weeks, jurors listened to testimony on both sides of the George Huguely murder trial. One juror says he's confident they made the right decision.