23 Apr 2012

Jennifer Hudson Family Muder Trial: Day 1 – Jennifer Hudson Takes the Stand

William Balfour is accused of murdering Jennifer Hudson’s mother, brother and nephew starts trial today, and Jennifer Hudson took the stand today as the defenses first witness.

CBN Reports:

Actress Jennifer Hudson has taken the witness stand in the killings of her mother, brother and nephew.

Dressed all in black with her hair pulled back, Hudson spoke in a soft voice and had to be told by the judge to speak up at one point.

She began to cry softly as she spoke about her family, especially nephew Julian, who was 7 when he was fatally shot.

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01 Jun 2011

Senate seat takes center stage at Blago trial

When former Gov. Rod Blagojevich returns to the witness stand for a fourth day this morning, he is expected to make further denials that he ever attempted to sell or trade President Barack Obama’s old Senate seat.

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27 May 2011

Blagojevich tells his version of what’s on the tapes

Ex-governor tells jurors he was misled by advisersIn a second day on the witness stand at his corruption retrial, Rod Blagojevich began to give jurors on Friday his explanation for secretly recorded conversations of him allegedly scheming to leverage …

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26 May 2011

Blago testifies: Tells life story, denies shakedowns

On witness stand, ex-governor recounts his life story, denies shakedownsRod Blagojevich gave what amounted to the campaign speech of his life today directed at just 12 voters — members of the jury that will decide whether he misused his powers as gov…

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25 May 2011

Hearing prepares for Blagojevich to testify

At a court hearing this afternoon, lawyers at Rod Blagojevich’s retrial are discussing which undercover recordings can be played as the former governor takes the witness stand in his own defense as soon as tomorrow.

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