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Callender Receives Life Sentence In Six-Year Old Murder Case

A New Bedford man has been sentenced to life in prison for the fatal stabbing of a man during a melee outside the Fairhaven V-F-W in April, 2008.

A Superior Court Jury convicted 24 year old Brandon Callender of second degree murder earlier this month after 25 hours of deliberation

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Callender Found Guilty Of Second Degree Murder

A New Bedford man has been found guilty of killing a man in a fight outside a Fairhaven VFW post six years ago.

The Bristol County district attorney's office says jurors convicted 24-year-old Brandon Callender of second-degree murder on Friday for the fatal stabbing of 30-year-old Joshua Fitzgerald

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Acushnet Father And Son Given Prison Sentences In Assault Case

An Acushnet father and son are headed to state prison after being convicted in connection with a brutal assault in May, 2011.  Christopher and Jacobs Adams were both found guilty on assault charges earlier this month in Fall River Superior Court

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Judge Amends Bail Conditions For Tanya Singleton

 

A judge has amended bail conditions for New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez's cousin so she may undergo cancer treatments while at home in Connecticut.

The Bristol County district attorney's office says a judge ruled Wednesday that Tanya Singleton may return to Bristol, Conn. She

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Acushnet Father And Son Found Guilty Of Lesser Charges In Assault Case

A Fall River Superior Court Jury has returned guilty verdicts against a father and son from Acushnet related to the beating of a Taunton man who was left with permanent injuries. 

According to the District Attorney's Office, 55-year-old Christopher Adams and 28-year-old Jacob Adams were found guilty of unarmed robbery, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and assault and battery, but they were acquitted on the most serious charge, assault and battery resulting in serious bodily harm

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Suspect Held Without Bail In Fall River Murder

 

A Rhode Island man charged with a fatal shooting in Massachusetts has been ordered held without bail.

    William Tate of East Providence, R.I., was held after pleading not guilty Tuesday to murder and firearms charges in connection with the shooting in Fall River last weekend of 26-year-old David Rodriguez.
 

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Jenkins’ Attorney Plans To Seek Dismisal Of Perjury Charge

 

An attorney for the girlfriend of Aaron Hernandez plans to seek dismissal of the perjury charge she faces in connection with the former New England Patriot's murder case.

Shayanna Jenkins' lawyer said during a brief proceeding in Fall River Superior Court on Monday she intends to file motions to dismiss. She

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Key Witness In Mass. Murder Trial Killed In Pennsylvania

 

A key witness in a Massachusetts murder trial has been killed by police in Pennsylvania, prompting prosecutors to ask a judge for more time to subpoena additional witnesses.
 
    Jean Carlos Lopez is scheduled to go on trial this week in connection with the 2010 stabbing death of 17-year-old Tigan Hollingsworth.
 

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New Bedford Man Found Guilty Of Murder

 

A New Bedford man has been found guilty of first degree murder in the beating death of another man two years ago. 

According to the District Attorney's Office, jurors in Fall River Superior Court on Tuesday found 36 year old Thomas Gardner guilty of murder in the death of Michael Duarte in November, 2011.  T

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Hernandez Associate Carlos Ortiz Arraigned In Fall River

 

 

An associate of Aaron Hernandez has pleaded not guilty to an accessory to murder charge related to the case against the former New England Patriots player.
 
    Carlos Ortiz was arraigned Friday in superior court following his indictment on a charge of accessory to murder after the fact in the killing of Odin Lloyd.
 
 

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