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Daily Archives: August 20th, 2015

Judge ruled on pre-trial motions in favor of prosecutors in Hannah Graham murder trial

It is being reported on August 20, 2015 that the judge has ruled on the pre-trial motions presented by murder suspect Jesse L. Matthew Jr’s defense.  “Jesse L. Matthew Jr., 33, appeared in a Charlottesville courtroom Thursday afternoon for a series of motions in the capital murder case against him . . . Matthew was originally charged with first-degree murder, but prosecutors upgraded the charge to capital murder in May after consulting with Graham’s family and weighing the impact on the community.”

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NY father sentenced to 15 years – held responsible for daughter’s fatal car crash

It is being reported on August 20, 2015 that  Michael Ware, 54, of Scarsdale, NY has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for giving his 15-year-old daughter keys to SUV which she later crashed killing three teenagers. His daughter Julia Ware was given probation by the courts last May. She cannot get a drivers license until the court decides that she is fit to drive.

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Oscar Pistorius to wait up to four months for decision on his release

It is being reported on August 20, 2015 that Oscar Pistorius may have to wait up to four months for the review board to make a decision about his early release.  Pistorius was sentence to five years or 60 months for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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Judge decides on pre-trial motion in Hannah Graham murder case

It is being reported on August 20, 2015 that a judge is deciding on the pre-trial motions of Hannah Graham’s murder case.  Jesse Matthew Jr. has been charged with abducting and murdering the University of Virginia student.  Graham went missing on September 12, 2014 which set off a nationwide manhunt.  Surveillance  video showed Graham with Matthew and a month later Graham’s remains were found in Albemarle County.

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