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Gabe Watson Trial

After Acquittal, Man Accused Of Honeymoon Murder Looks To Resume Life

AP | Posted 03.04.2012 | Crime

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama man who was acquitted in his bride's diving death said he did what he thought was the best course of action when...

Prosecution Flounders In Scuba Honeymoon Trial, Case Dismissed

AP | By JAY REEVES | Posted 02.24.2012 | Crime

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Prosecutors encountered legal hurdles just getting Gabe Watson into an Alabama courtroom to face a murder charge in the death of h...

Gabe Watson Acquitted In 'Honeymoon Scuba Death' Trial

AP | JAY REEVES | Posted 04.24.2012 | Crime

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A man who spent 18 months in an Australian jail for the drowning death of his wife during a diving trip in that country was a...

Gabe Watson 'Had Murder On His Mind,' Prosecutor Says

Posted 02.22.2012 | Crime

Prosecutors lost their bid to call a witness whose testimony they say showed newlywed Gabe Watson "had murder on his mind" while flying to Australia w...

Husband Swam 'Fairly Rapidly' To Surface In Honeymoon Scuba Death

Posted 02.21.2012 | Crime

As the "Honeymoon Scuba Death" trial enters its seventh day, an Alabama judge is expected to rule if the jury will see a contested police reenactment ...

Diver Says He Saw Honeymooning Husband Hold Bride Underwater

Posted 02.17.2012 | Crime

Jurors will hear more about the final moments of Tina Thomas Watson's life, just one day after a diver said he saw the 26-year-old newlywed's husband ...

Gabe Watson Trial Timeline: Honeymoon Scuba-diving Death To Acquittal In Alabama

The Huffington Post | Kyle McGovern | Posted 05.04.2012 | Crime

Gabe Watson, 34, stands accused of murdering his first wife, Tina Thomas Watson, on their October 2003 honeymoon in Australia. Watson served 18 months...

Man Accused Of Drowning Wife On Honeymoon Weeps During Trial

Posted 02.16.2012 | Crime

Gabe Watson, the man accused of drowning his wife while scuba diving on their honeymoon, wept Wednesday when prosecutors played an interview of him ta...

Scuba Diver Had Motive To Drown Wife On Honeymoon, Prosecutor Says

AP | By JAY REEVES | Posted 02.15.2012 | Crime

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- An Alabama man drowned his new bride during a dive on Australia's Great Barrier Reef in hopes of collecting $210,000 in insurance ...

Scuba-Diving Murder Trial: Prosecutors Drop One Charge Against Husband

Posted 02.14.2012 | Crime

Alabama prosecutors dropped one charge against Gabe Watson in the opening day of his trial Monday for allegedly drowning his wife while scuba-diving o...

Honeymoon Scuba-Diving Murder Trial Begins

AP | By JAY REEVES | Posted 04.14.2012 | Crime

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- A dream honeymoon to scuba dive on Australia's Great Barrier Reef turned into a terrible nightmare, and the horror is about to pla...