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Harris Murder Trial
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 12:00 am

Prosecution nears end of case

Photos of Tabitha Gee’s head were bad enough. But CT scans of the toddler’s shattered skull after she was beaten with a tire iron and left for dead were, if anything, worse.
Harris Murder Trial
Monday, May 20, 2013 12:00 am

Prospects of early end raised

Twice now, the prosecution has stumbled. Twice the defense has acquiesced, allowing proceedings to continue without strenuous objection despite opportunities to demand a do-over.
Friday, May 17, 2013 12:00 am

Christian has ongoing lawsuits against the city

Calvin Christian III was jailed Thursday for the second time in a week after he failed to produce required financial paperwork in connection with a collection action by the City of Springfield. S
Friday, May 17, 2013 12:00 am

No criminal charges for cutting down relative's tree on city time

Sangamon County state's attorney says that he will not prosecute City Water, Light and Power workers who illicitly cut down a tree last year. "This is a CWLP employee matter, not a matte
Thursday, May 16, 2013 12:00 am

But can he be trusted?

An imperfect witness took the stand Wednesday in the murder trial of Christopher Harris, at once helping and harming both sides.
Thursday, May 16, 2013 12:00 am

A prosecution witness gets grilled

Jason Harris is the sort of criminal who seems incapable of telling the truth.


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