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Another Mistrial In Case Of Officer Who Shot Sleeping 7-Year-Old To Death

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 10.10.2014 | Crime

A mistrial has been declared in the trial of the Detroit police officer who shot a sleeping 7-year-old to death. The Wayne County Prosecutor's Offi...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Manslaughter Charge Dropped For Cop Who Fatally Shot 7-Year-Old

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 10.06.2014 | Crime

The dismissal of the manslaughter charge against a Detroit police officer who fatally shot a sleeping child will stand, an appeals court ruled Monday....

Judge Dismisses Manslaughter Charge For Cop Who Shot 7-Year-Old To Death

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 10.06.2014 | Crime

A judge has dropped the felony charge leveled against Joseph Weekley, the Detroit police officer who in 2010 shot 7-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones to d...

Charge Dismissed Against Cop Who Killed Girl During Raid

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 12.03.2014 | Crime

DETROIT (AP) — A judge on Friday dismissed the most serious charge against a Detroit police officer who fatally shot a 7-year-old girl during a raid...

White Officer Kills Innocent Black Girl; Jury Told To Disregard Ferguson

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 11.18.2014 | Crime

DETROIT (AP) — A jury is set to hear opening statements in the second trial of a Detroit police officer who fatally shot a 7-year-old girl during a ...

How A Police Officer Shot A Sleeping 7-Year-Old To Death

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 10.02.2014 | Black Voices

A Detroit police officer accused of manslaughter in the death of a 7-year-old girl will go on trial this week, as national attention remains focused o...

No Delay In Trial Of Cop Who Accidentally Killed Girl During Raid

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 09.10.2014 | Crime

DETROIT (AP) — A lawyer for a Detroit police officer who accidentally killed a girl during a raid fears that widespread media coverage of a police s...

Cop Who Shot 7-Year-Old To Death Will Be Retried

The Huffington Post | Ashley Woods | Posted 09.19.2013 | Black Voices

A retrial has been set for Joseph Weekley, the Detroit police officer who shot and killed a 7-year-old girl during a 2010 police raid. Weekley's pr...

Is A New Trial Coming For Joseph Weekley?

AP | Posted 09.24.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — It could be months before another trial is held in the case of a Detroit police officer who admits he accidentally killed a 7-year-old...

Reality Show Videographer Pleads In Fatal Raid

AP | Posted 08.21.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — A videographer for a reality television show crew filming a Detroit police raid that left a 7-year-old girl dead has pleaded no contes...

Jury Can't Reach Verdict For Detroit Cop Who Shot 7-Year-Old

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 08.18.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — A judge declared a mistrial Tuesday after jurors failed to reach a verdict in the trial of a Detroit police officer who fatally shot a...

Jury Deliberates In Trial Of Cop Who Killed 7-Year-Old

AP | Posted 08.14.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — Jurors have gone home without a verdict on the first day of deliberations in the trial of a Detroit police officer charged in the shoo...

Cop Who Killed 7-Year-Old Testifies

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 08.13.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — A Detroit police officer charged in the fatal shooting of a 7-year-old girl acknowledged Thursday that he's trained to keep his finger...

Will Officer Joseph Weekley Testify?

WXYZ | Posted 08.13.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT (WXYZ) - Thursday metro Detroiters may find out if Officer Joseph Weekley will testify at his involuntary manslaughter trial. ...

Cop Testifies He Saw No Struggle Before Officer Shot 7-Year-Old

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 08.11.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — A police officer who was second through the door in a Detroit raid testified Tuesday that he didn't see anyone struggle with another o...

Grandmother Recounts Night Cops Killed 7-Year-Old

Newser.com | Posted 06.11.2013 | Crime

Beneath a multi-colored quilt of Disney cartoon characters, 7-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones lay peacefully on the living room couch of her grandmother...

Aiyana Trial Resumes

AP | COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 08.10.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — Beneath a multi-colored quilt of Disney cartoon characters, 7-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones lay peacefully on the living room couch of...

Prosecutor: Cop Error Caused 7-Year-Old Girl's Death

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 08.03.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — Armed with a shield and a submachine gun, a highly trained Detroit police officer made critical errors during a house raid that led to...

Officer On Trial 3 Years After Child Killed During Cop Show Filming

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 05.29.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Police accompanied by a reality TV crew fired a stun grenade through a window as they raided a Detroit home in search of a murder suspect. ...

Detroit Cop Charged In Girl's Death During Reality TV Police Raid

AP | By COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 12.05.2011 | Crime

DETROIT -- A Detroit police officer was charged Tuesday in the slaying of a 7-year-old girl who was shot to death during a midnight raid on her home b...