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Stories concerning murders allegedly committed by former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez
The Supreme Judicial Court on Wednesday scrapped the legal principle that erased Hernandez's conviction after he died by suicide in prison.
Under the rule before the state's highest court, the murder conviction for Aaron Hernandez was vacated after the former Patriots player died by suicide last year.
The stunning news regarding the state of Hernandez's brain complicates his story, writes Steve Almond, just as it should complicate our moral relationship to football.
A judge ruled that a legal doctrine that calls for vacating convictions when a defendant dies before an appeal can be heard was binding precedent.
Aaron Hernandez's lawyer, Jose Baez, claimed the medical examiner's office is illegally holding Hernandez's brain.
The former New England Patriots star was serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole for a 2013 murder. Just last week, he was acquitted for a 2012 double...
The jury was expected to begin deliberations Friday after hearing closing arguments in the double murder trial Thursday.
A lawyer for former NFL star Aaron Hernandez has aggressively questioned the prosecution's star witness against Hernandez in his double-murder trial.
Former Hernandez friend Alexander Bradley testified Monday about the July 2012 shooting that left two men dead.
The trial in the 2012 killings of two Boston men was scheduled to begin Dec. 1. The judge moved the start date to Jan. 19 after holding a lengthy closed-door...
An attorney for an associate of former NFL player and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez says his client was pressured into talking to police investigating the death of Odin Lloyd.
Hernandez, who was convicted in April for a 2013 murder, is accused of shooting two men to death in 2012 after a chance encounter at a nightclub.
Prosecutors say Aaron Hernandez tried to silence a witness in a double murder case by shooting the man in the face.
A perjury charge was dropped Friday against Shayanna Jenkins, the fiancee of former New England Patriots star and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez.
Hernandez has been indicted on charges he shot a witness to a Boston double homicide he is also charged with, after the witness made a remark about the killings.
Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been moved to a new prison a week after he was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life behind bars.
Hernandez had a $40 million contract with the Patriots when he was arrested and charged with the murder of Odin Lloyd in 2013, but it's unclear how much money he...
The mother of the 27-year-old man ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez is convicted of killing in 2013 is expected to speak about a wrongful death suit she is filing against the...
Bristol County Sheriff Thomas Hodgson said Hernandez knows how to use his charm and manipulate better than anyone he has ever seen. He said Hernandez was generally affable and polite...
Aaron Hernandez is beginning a life sentence with no chance of parole, following his conviction Wednesday on a first-degree murder charge for the shooting death of 27-year-old Odin Lloyd.