jennifer hudson family murder trial

Jennifer Hudson Breakdown Confession: Singer’s Grammy Meltdown Caught on Camera
Jennifer Hudson Breakdown Confession: Singer’s Grammy Meltdown Caught on Camera
As reported by AOL Music, when Whitney Houston died on Feb. 11, 2012, the shocked music industry instantly went into mourning. However, the producers and directors of the Grammy Awards had to put their feelings aside and scramble to switch-up the awards show in order to properly pay tribute to the fallen legend the following night...
Jennifer Hudson Family Murder Case May Not Be Over Yet: William Balfour Requests New Trial
Jennifer Hudson Family Murder Case May Not Be Over Yet: William Balfour Requests New Trial
CHICAGO (AP) - A judge in Chicago says he'll decide next month on the request for a new trial for the man convicted of killing three members of Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson's family. Judge Charles Burns on Friday set a July 24 date to rule on the request from William Balfour's attorneys...
Jennifer Hudson Family Murder Trial: William Balfour Convicted of Murder
Jennifer Hudson Family Murder Trial: William Balfour Convicted of Murder
CHICAGO (AP) - A Chicago jury has convicted Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson's former brother-in-law of murdering her mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew in what prosecutors described as an act of vengeance by a jilted husband. The jury convicted 31-year-old William Balfour on three-counts of first degree murder on Friday, after three days of deliberations...
Jennifer Hudson Family Murder Trial: Closing Arguments From Prosecution Begin
Jennifer Hudson Family Murder Trial: Closing Arguments From Prosecution Begin
CHICAGO (AP) - A prosecutor began her closing arguments in the trial of a man charged with murdering three of Jennifer Hudson's family members by showing jurors photos of the smiling victimsbefore their deaths. State's attorney Jennifer Bagby then showed the Chicago jury crime scene photos of the bloody, bullet-riddled bodies of Hudson's mother, brother and nephew...
Jennifer Hudson, 911 Call: Sister Julia’s Screams Heard on Audio After Seeing Murdered Mother
Jennifer Hudson, 911 Call: Sister Julia’s Screams Heard on Audio After Seeing Murdered Mother
CHICAGO (AP) - Moments after finding her mother's body, the sister of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Hudson sobs as she pleads for help in a disturbing 911 recording released to the news media Monday (April 30). "Oh my God ... Somebody's killed my mother," Julia Hudson says, while a dispatcher tries to get her to calm down and repeat her address...
Jennifer Hudson, William Balfour Trial: Singer Breaks Down in Tears While Testifying
Jennifer Hudson, William Balfour Trial: Singer Breaks Down in Tears While Testifying
CHICAGO (AP) - Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson broke down in tears Monday while testifying at the trial of the man accused of killing her mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew in a jealous rage four years ago. Hudson was the first witness called after prosecutors and attorneys for William Balfour finished their opening statements...
Jennifer Hudson, Family Murder Trial: Jury Selection Begins, Singer’s Star Power Brings Complications
Jennifer Hudson, Family Murder Trial: Jury Selection Begins, Singer’s Star Power Brings Complications
CHICAGO (AP) - A judge will question would-be jurors as jury selection begins in earnest Monday at the Chicago trial of the man accused of murdering singer and Oscar winning actress Jennifer Hudson's mother, brother and nephew. Selecting 12 jurors and six alternates able to set aside sympathy for the Hollywood star and assess guilt only according to evidence presented in court against William Balf