Terry Borgia (Booking Photo)

Murder Conviction Stands For Macomb County Grandma

A trial attorney said the 65-year-old didn’t drown her grandson and was actually covering for her daughter, who had a history of mental illness.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2014

(credit: istock)

Judge Accused Of Embezzling Funds While Prosecutor

Defense attorney Michael Sharkey says the charges are “merely an allegation” and “will be resolved by a trial.”


LANDOVER, MD - NOVEMBER 26: Sean Taylor #21 of the Washington Redskins looks on during the game against the Carolina Panthers on November 26, 2006 at FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Trial Ending For 2nd Sean Taylor Slaying Suspect

Trial is wrapping up for a second man accused of taking part in a botched 2007 Miami-area burglary that ended with the fatal shooting of Washington Redskins star safety Sean Taylor.

97.1 The Ticket–06/10/2014

Court Rules Against Young Detroit Man In Quadruple Murder

A young Detroit man who confessed to killing four people when he was 14 will not be allowed to withdraw his guilty plea.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2014

Sean Phillips (Michigan Department of Corrections)

Judge To Hear Evidence In ‘Baby Kate’ Murder Case

A Michigan man accused of killing his infant daughter is facing an important hearing to determine if there’s enough evidence to send the case to trial.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2014


Federal Judge To Deliver Gay Marriage Ruling Within 2 Weeks

The judge must decide if there is a rational public interest in restricting marriage to a man and a woman.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2014

James Brown (Credit: Macomb County Jail/Booking Photo)

‘Backpage Murder’ Trial Opens, Ruling Could Take Weeks

Police believe Brown killed the women in pairs in the basement of his Sterling Heights home while his mother slept upstairs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2014

James Brown appears in court with attorney Jeff Cojocar in 2012. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Jury Selection Begins In ‘Backpage Murder’ Case

The Sterling Heights man told police that he fell asleep and simply found the women lifeless when he woke up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2014

Kristopher Pratt and Ed Thomas (Booking Photo)

Hearing Resumes Monday In EMU Football Player’s Robbery-Slaying

A hearing for two young Detroit men charged in the robbery and fatal shooting of an Eastern Michigan University football player is set to resume next week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2014

James Brown appears in court with attorney Jeff Cojocar in 2012. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ Newsradio 950)

February Trial Set In ‘Backpage Muder’ Case

A trial will start next year for a metro Detroit man accused of killing four women after meeting them through online escort ads in 2011.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2013



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