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Murder suspect asks prospective jurors wide range of questions

A murder suspect representing himself in his own trial spent day three of trial asking prospective jurors a wide range of questions.

Witnesses report safety concerns on day 2 of murder trial

On day two of a murder suspect's trial, witnesses reported safety concerns during pre-trial motions.

Outbursts, outfits cause delay in Nashid Porter murder trial

It was an intense start to the murder trial of Nashid Porter. This morning at the Pender County Judicial Annex pretrial motions and proceedings were held. Porter will represent himself in the courtroom for the 2012 murder of Brian Grant in Wilmington.

Judge: Accused killer forfeits right to attorney, must represent self in murder trial

A man charged in a 2012 Creekwood killing forfeited his right to counsel and must represent himself when his first-degree murder case goes to trial next week, a judge has ruled.

Judge denies defendant’s request to replace his attorney

A New Hanover County murder suspect must keep his attorney. That was the ruling from Superior Court Judge Charles Henry yesterday, according to a news release from the District Attorney's office.

Murder defendant asks that second attorney be removed

Nashid Porter, the defendant in the 2012 killing of Brian Grant in Creekwood, will be tried for his life in the subsequent Duplin County killing of a witness in the Grant killing.

DA seeking death penalty in witness-killing trial

The district attorney in Duplin County said he is seeking death in the trial of a man accused of killing a witness set to testify in another murder trial.

Judge rules murder suspect competent to stand trial

A judge ruled Friday that a man accused in a 2012 killing in Wilmington, as well as the killing of a witness in the case, is competent to stand trial.

Witness testifies against Nashid Porter in court

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Accused murderer Nashid Porter was back in court today. This time to hear from a witness who says she saw...

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