A prosecutor displayed a crime-scene photo of nine dead bodies on the floor of a Buddhist temple in western metro Phoenix as opening statements began Wednesday in a retrial of the 1991 murders that shocked the nation and stirred outrage.
Jurors in Jodi Arias’ murder trial resume deliberations Thursday after they were unable to reach a unanimous verdict on whether she should be sentenced to life in prison or death for killing her one-time boyfriend, prompting the judge to instruct them to keep trying.
It has become a real-life soap opera watched by people around the world and dozens of fanatics who camp out on a Phoenix sidewalk in the middle of the night to get into the show. One seat even sold for $200.
The most complete account of Michael Jackson’s final months is about to unfold in a cramped Los Angeles courtroom nearly four years after the pop superstar’s death.