2 months ago
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Douglas Edwards sentenced to at least 80 years in prison

Less than 24 hours after finding Douglas Edwards guilty of multiple charges including kidnapping and attempted murder of a six-year-old girl, the judge has now decided long he'll spend behind bars for his crime.
Douglas Edwards verdict
2 months ago
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Jury returns guilty verdict in Douglas Edward trial

It was a child abduction that gripped our community one year ago. And today, after deliberating for hours a jury found Douglas Edwards guilty of multiple charges including kidnapping and attempted murder of a six-year-old girl.
2 months ago
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Man accused of kidnapping 6-year-old child takes the stand

The State is expected to rest its case on the fifth day of trial for Douglas Edwards. 
2 months ago
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Child testifies against accused kidnapper in trial

Day four of the Douglas Edwards trial continued today. Edwards is the man accused of kidnapping a 6-year-old girl in New Hanover County last year.
2 months ago
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Day three of Douglas Edwards trial continues

Trial continued today for the man accused of kidnapping a 6-year-old girl in New Hanover County last year.
2 months ago
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Deputies describe finding child during second day of kidnapping trial

Thursday marks the second day of trial for Douglas Edwards accused of kidnapping a 6-year-old in New Hanover County exactly one year ago today. 
3 months ago
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Taylor Swift wants case to serve as example to other victims

Taylor Swift's attorneys say they aren't trying to bankrupt a former DJ accused of groping the star. But they do want others to know "that you can always say no."
4 months ago
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Hearing in Penn State frat pledge’s death set to resume

A preliminary hearing is set to resume Monday for 18 Penn State fraternity members who are facing charges in connection with the February death of a pledge after a night of drinking.
Charleston Church shooting
11 months ago
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Sentencing begins with Dylann Roof acting as his own lawyer

The same jury that last month unanimously found Dylann Roof guilty in the slayings of nine black parishioners at a South Carolina church is returning to court to begin contemplating his punishment.
12 months ago
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Dylann Roof to judge: Let lawyers back on death penalty case

The white man charged with the shooting deaths of nine black parishioners at a South Carolina church wants to stop acting as his own lawyer, at least for now.