And then he was gone, like Don Giovanni pulled into the underworld by the commendatore's ghost
In the end, the jurors for Phil Spector's second murder trial did what the first jury did: They let Judge Larry Paul Fidler know their deliberations had reached a conclusion -- but late enough in the morning so that they would get one more catered lunch out of the case. The two panels' denouements w ... More >>
The final arguments: Shifting sand dunes, or rock-solid mountains?
From Criminal Courts Building, Dept. 1069:38 a.m.: Jurors have entered, with one chronically coughing."Some of you may wonder why I'm up here," Doron Weinberg opens. Today begins the defense lawyer's second day of closing arguments on behalf of Phil Spector, who is accused of second-degree murder in ... More >>
All around us there have been the signs of a change in seasons: Loquat trees are sprouting fruit, the Dodgers are in training and clocks have been set ahead. Even Phil Spector's second murder trial finally has its auguries of transition: The Associated Press' venerable Linda Deutsch was present toda ... More >>
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