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Immigrant Tractor-Trailer Driver, First Capital Murder-Death Case Since 2015

6/18/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala has details on the alleged driver of the tractor-trailer where 54 immigrants were found last week in Northeast San Antonio, as well as the capital murder trial of Brian Flores, accused of killing two teenagers for someone else in the deaths of Joshua Rodriguez and Victoria Dennis in September 2015.

Duration:00:22:09

Two Bexar County Murder Convictions

6/12/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala has details on two Bexar County murder convictions from the trials of Daniel Moreno Lopez and Andira Abdelaziz.

Duration:00:19:14

Woman Accused of Murdering Nephew She Was Sleeping With

6/4/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala describes the first week of testimony in the trial of Andira Abdelaziz, who could face life in prison if convicted of murdering her nephew, Mohammed Abdelaziz, whom she was having an ongoing affair with when he died while attempting to flee her home after being stabbed in the back in 2016. Find more details at https://www.expressnews.com/news/local/article/Testimony-S-A-woman-feared-the-nephew-she-killed-12961910.php

Duration:00:23:07

Updates on Jose Luis Menchaca Murder Trials

5/29/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala has updates on defendants and defense strategies for trials revolving around the gruesome murder of Jose Luis Menchaca.

Duration:00:21:39

DWI Case Reinstated Against Catherine Amato

5/21/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala has the latest updates on the ongoing saga involving local business woman Catherine Amato and a now reinstated February DWI charge that has led to the resignation of a Bexar County DA office employee.

Duration:00:22:35

Mark Benavides & Gregorio Barrera Updates

5/14/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala gives updates on continued legal action against former Bexar County attorney Mark Benavides and a verdict for accused brother killer Gregorio Barrera.

Duration:00:24:17

55 Year Old Cold Case & Ongoing Murder Trial

5/7/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala has an update on a man who turned himself in for a 55 year old murder case, followed by a preview of the second week of a trial for a man accused of murdering his brother.

Duration:00:25:08

Revisiting Frances Hall, Convicted of Murdering Her Husband in 2016

4/30/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala describes an update to the case of a three-way chase that previously ended in a murder conviction.

Duration:00:34:36

Judge Kelly Cross Admonished

4/23/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala has updates on cases concerning Deandre Dorch & Genene Jones followed by discussion of the admonishment of Judge Kelly Cross by the state commission on judicial conduct.

Duration:00:24:30

Upcoming Trials Concerning Crimes Against Children

4/16/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala discusses updates on two cases that will be discussed in court this week in Bexar County.

Duration:00:30:51

Ex-San Antonio Lawyer Mark Benavides Guilty

4/9/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala discusses the guilty verdict in the trial of Mark Benavides, a former San Antonio lawyer now convicted of continuous trafficking of persons.

Duration:00:26:13

Trial of Former San Antonio Lawyer Mark Benavides

4/2/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala describes testimony heard last week in the trial of Mark Benavides, who is accused of coercing clients into sex in exchange for legal services.

Duration:00:32:45

Capital Murder Trial of San Antonio Police Officer Robert Deckard

3/26/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala describes the ongoing capital murder trial involving the death of a San Antonio police officer, Robert Deckard, who was shot and killed in a chase for two suspects wanted in a string of armed robberies in San Antonio in 2013. Just last week, Shaun Ruiz Puente, 36, was found guilty, and an Atascosa County jury is hearing evidence now on whether to send Puente to...

Duration:00:32:38

'Angel of Death' Genene Jones Returns to Court

3/19/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala explains the legal history of Genene Jones, a pediatric intensive care nurse, convicted in the 1984 for killing a 15-month-old San Antonio-area girl by injecting her with a fatal dose of muscle relaxers.

Duration:00:26:44

Gabriel Moreno Mistrial & Sentencing of Josiah Williams’ Father

3/12/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala describes what led to the second mistrial in the gruesome murder of Jose Luis Menchaca, followed by details of the third person sentenced in the 2012 death of five year old Josiah Williams.

Duration:00:25:03

Gabriel Moreno Update & Upcoming Trial of Mark H. Benavides

3/5/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala gives an update on the murder trial for Gabriel Moreno followed by a preview of the first trial against former attorney Mark Benavides on accusations of having sex with female clients.

Duration:00:23:26

Gruesome 2014 Murder of Jose Luis Menchaca Returns to the Courtroom

2/25/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala describes the trial of DANIEL MORENO LOPEZ vs. STATE OF TEXAS for the gruesome 2014 murder of Jose Luis Menchaca.

Duration:00:27:30

Updates on Julie Mott, Dog Attack & Child Endangerment Cases

2/19/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala describes the $8 million dollar verdict for the Mott family, increased bail for the man convicted of a felony in the dog attack that maimed a San Antonio senior, and the upcoming trial for adults who kept children tied up while they were out of the house.

Duration:00:28:08

New Testimony in Lawsuit Over Missing Body of Julie Mott

2/12/2018
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San Antonio Express-News courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala recounts testimony given during the second week of the Mott family lawsuit against Mission Park Funeral Chapels and Cemeteries.

Duration:00:38:25

Trial Continues in Lawsuit Over Missing Body of Julie Mott

2/4/2018
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San Antonio Express-News Courts reporter Elizabeth Zavala breaks down the first week of the Mott family lawsuit against Mission Park Funeral Chapels and Cemeteries. Robert “Dick” Tips, owner, and his wife, Kristin, who is president of the San Antonio-based funeral business, are being sued in civil court by the family of Julie Mott, 25, who died from cystic fibrosis in August 2015. Relatives learned her body went missing from a damaged casket the day after her memorial service, held at the...

Duration:00:25:53