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  • Jury deliberates 2nd day in Hudson slayings trial

    Jurors returned to a Chicago courthouse Thursday to resume deliberating the case against Jennifer Hudson's former brother-in-law, who is accused of murdering three of the Oscar-winner's family members because her sister refused to take him back.


  • Defense in Hudson family slayings: Case not proved

    The defense for the man accused of killing relatives of Jennifer Hudson told jurors Wednesday that prosecutors failed to prove their case, while a prosecutor countered that they had "a tsunami of evidence" linking him to the crime.


  • Nick Jonas in "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying." The production opened at Broadway's Al Hirschfeld Theatre in February 2011 and will close May 20. The Tony and Pulitzer winner has gone to Broadway three times in 50 years. (The Hartman Group via Associated Press)

    Taking Names: Defense in Hudson murder trial says case not proved

    The defense for the man accused of killing relatives of Jennifer Hudson told jurors Wednesday that prosecutors failed to prove their case, while a prosecutor countered that they had "overwhelming circumstantial evidence" linking him to the crime.


  • Prosecutors make closing arguments in Hudson case

    Prosecutors began wrapping up their case Thursday against the man charged with murdering three of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Hudson's family members, showing jurors photos of the victims' bloody bodies and denouncing the defendant as the killer.


  • Jury begins deliberating in Hudson family killings

    Jurors in the case of the man accused of killing relatives of Jennifer Hudson began deliberations late Wednesday afternoon after prosecutors trying to counter defense claims of a weak case insisted that "a tsunami of evidence" linked him to the crime.


  • Jury deliberates in Hudson family killings

    Jurors deliberated late into the night Wednesday without reaching a verdict after sitting through sometimes heated and embittered closing arguments at the Chicago trial of the man accused of slaying Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson's mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew.


  • Jury in Hudson family killings to return tomorrow

    Deliberating jurors at the trial of the man accused of killing Jennifer Hudson's mother, brother and nephew are headed home without reaching a verdict.


  • 30-minute defense in Hudson family murder trial

    The man accused of killing three of Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson's relatives did not take the stand and his attorneys put on a mere 30-minute defense Tuesday, calling just two detectives in a bid to suggest they botched the 2008 investigation.


  • Hudson family murders judge bars phones in court

    The judge at the trial of a man accused of killing three of Jennifer Hudson's relatives has decided to bar journalists' cellphones from court.


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