Hudson Tragedy: Balfour's Attorney Confident He's Not Guilty (VIDEO)

01/03/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The attorney for the man charged with the the murder of three of Jennifer Hudson's relatives said Wednesday that he was "confident" that his client will be found not guilty.

William Balfour, Jennifer Hudson's brother-in-law, appeared in court Wednesday after being charged with first-degree murder Tuesday. Watch his attorney discuss the case after Wednesday's hearing:

New Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez spoke about the prosecution's case in a press conference after Wednesday's hearing: