Showing: 1-20 of 18

Jury Selection

Judge, attorneys take in juror experiences

Judge, attorneys take in juror experiences

EAST CHICAGO | Six former jurors shared thoughts on their experiences in the criminal court system during a Constitution Day program in the East Chicago court building.

September 17, 2014 3:47 pm Photos

Photos

Isom triple homicide appeal headed to Indiana Supreme Court

INDIANAPOLIS | The appeal of a Gary man convicted of multiple counts of murder and condemned to three consecutive death sentences for the 2007 slaying of his wife and two stepchildren will be heard Thursday by the Indiana Supreme Court.

May 26, 2014 7:30 pm
Philpot is out of prison, in re-entry program

Philpot is out of prison, in re-entry program

Lake County Coroner Thomas Philpot leaves the U.S. Courthouse and Federal Building in Hammond on Monday Aug. 20, 2012 after his federal trial began. Philpot recently transferred from a federal prison to the Chicago Residential Re-entry Management Program.

January 30, 2014 11:35 am

Cozmanoff trial spawns marathon jury selection process

CROWN POINT | Jury selection in the trial of Jason R. Cozmanoff was still going on late Monday in Lake Criminal Court, interrupted at one point by a storm-related power outage.

June 24, 2013 9:05 pm

Isom jury selection completed

CROWN POINT | A fifth and final alternate in the Kevin Isom death penalty was named Tuesday morning, court officials said.

December 18, 2012 12:05 am
Isom jury selection stands at 12; five alternates still needed

Isom jury selection stands at 12; five alternates still needed

CROWN POINT | Prosecutors reported Friday that jury selection in the Kevin Isom death penalty case reached its goal of 12 regular jurors.

December 15, 2012 7:45 pm Related

Related

Isom jury count at 10

Isom jury count at 10

CROWN POINT | The second week of jury selection in the Kevin Isom capital murder case saw 10 jurors seated.

December 08, 2012 6:11 pm Related

Related

Seven jurors picked in Isom murder trial

Seven jurors picked in Isom murder trial

CROWN POINT | The first five days of jury selection in the county's only death penalty case concluded Friday with seven jurors selected.

December 01, 2012 6:34 pm Related

Related

Jury selection begins in Isom murder trial

Jury selection begins in Isom murder trial

CROWN POINT | At least two jurors were named by mid-afternoon Monday to serve in Lake County's only death penalty case.

November 26, 2012 6:28 pm Photos

Photos

Related

Related

Potential jurors interviewed in latest effort at murder trial

CROWN POINT | Potential jurors were interviewed Friday in the latest effort to try a Gary man charged with murdering his wife and two stepchildren.

September 07, 2012 8:15 pm

Trial begins for man accused in ’11 Gary drive-by shooting

CROWN POINT | A jury heard opening arguments Tuesday in the homicide trial of a Gary man.

September 04, 2012 10:00 pm
Lake County coroner's fraud trial kicks off in federal court

Lake County coroner's fraud trial kicks off in federal court

Lake County Coroner Thomas Philpot, left, and his legal team talk Monday outside the U.S. Courthouse and Federal Building in Hammond.

August 20, 2012 7:03 pm
Lake County coroner's fraud trial kicks off in federal court

Lake County coroner's fraud trial kicks off in federal court

Lake County Coroner Thomas Philpot leaves the U.S. Courthouse and Federal Building in Hammond on Monday after his federal trial began.

August 20, 2012 6:41 pm

Lake County death penalty jury pool swells to 1,150 residents

CROWN POINT | Lawyers have widened a search for an impartial jury to hear evidence against a Gary man accused of killing his wife and two stepchildren five years ago.

August 03, 2012 10:30 am
Isom would-be juror fined $500 for scoffing duty

Isom would-be juror fined $500 for scoffing duty

CROWN POINT | A potential juror who nixed appearing for duty during the failed round of jury selection in the Kevin Isom capital case narrowly escaped jail time Friday but walked away $500 poorer.

April 20, 2012 4:45 pm Photos

Photos

Related

Related

More prospective jurors to be called for Isom's second trial

More prospective jurors to be called for Isom's second trial

CROWN POINT | With the state's decision to continue to pursue the death penalty in the Kevin Isom case, the court will seek out an initial 1,000 jurors, up from 600 in the last round.

March 29, 2012 7:00 pm Photos

Photos

Related

Related

228 potential jurors selected; murder trial begins Sept. 26

CROWN POINT | The pool from which jurors in Lake County's only death penalty case may be selected has topped out at 228.

August 24, 2011 5:00 pm

Death penalty juror choices may take months

CROWN POINT | Jury selection for the capital murder trial of a Gary man will begin in April, more than five months before the first evidence is presented.

March 18, 2011 5:00 pm
activate-button-3
Follow The Times

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Does political infighting hamper economic development in NWI?

View Results