A look at developments in Criminal Law in North Carolina
Friday, July 10, 2009
Capital Trials Underway
The Bladen County, the capital murder trial of John Hester began Wednesday Morning after two months of jury selection. He is charged with stabbing a man to death. See press here.
In Robeson County, the capital murder trial of Myron Britt continues. He is accused of shooting his wife. He was previously tried in 2006 and the jury was unable to reach a verdict on guilt. He has been incarcerated over six years awaiting this trial.