posted: 05/06/2015 3:26 a.m.
Supporters of the three men convicted of killing three boys in West Memphis in 1993 gathered Tuesday on the state Capitol steps and called for officials to reopen the investigation into the slayings.
posted: 10/24/2013 4:58 a.m.
Pam Hobbs committed to forgiving the three men convicted of killing her son and two of his friends before later coming to believe that they were innocent, she told a Little Rock audience Wednesday.
updated: 10/23/2013 4:26 p.m.
MALVERN — One of three men convicted of the grisly murders of three boys in West Memphis but then freed after 18 years in prison in a rare legal maneuver on Wednesday spoke openly about the case and his continued push to prove his innocence.
posted: 10/23/2013 7:31 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is to host a screening of the film "West of Memphis" about the prosecution of three men for the deaths of three West Memphis Cub Scouts. The event will include a talk by one of the defendants and the mother of one of the victims.
posted: 10/23/2013 4:42 a.m.
Jason Baldwin, one of three men convicted of killing three boys in a famous West Memphis murder case, will join Pam Hobbs, the mother of Stevie Branch, one of the victims, at a screening of the documentary, West of Memphis, at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock today.
posted: 04/04/2013 4:48 a.m.
A circuit judge has ruled against allowing the parents of two West Memphis 8-year-olds killed in 1993 to look at evidence in the case.
posted: 03/08/2013 3:08 a.m.
While it has been 20 years since three 8-year-old boys (Steven Branch, Michael Moore and Christopher Byers) were murdered in West Memphis, the case appears to be anything but cold.
posted: 10/31/2012 4:41 a.m.
A circuit court judge has denied a mother’s request to see physical evidence in the 1993 murders of her son and two other West Memphis 8-yearolds.
posted: 10/30/2012 5:50 p.m.
A judge has ruled that the physical evidence the mother of one of three Cub Scouts killed in northeast Arkansas requested to see isn’t available to her under the state’s Freedom of Information Act.
posted: 10/25/2012 4:46 a.m.
A Crittenden County Circuit Court judge will decide early next week whether to allow the mother of one of three 8-year-old West Memphis boys killed in 1993 to see evidence pertaining to the case.
updated: 10/24/2012 12:49 p.m.
A judge says he plans to rule next week on whether to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the mother of one of three Cub Scouts killed in northeast Arkansas in 1993.
posted: 08/17/2012 2:48 p.m.
For nearly two decades, prison was the only home Jason Baldwin, Damien Echols and Jessie Misskelley Jr. knew.
updated: 04/18/2012 2:22 p.m.
Prosecutor and congressional hopeful Scott Ellington says costs to the state and potential juror misconduct factored into his decision to agree to the deal that freed the three men convicted in the murders of three 8-year-old Cub Scouts — Steven Branch, Christopher Branch and Michael Moore — in 1993.
posted: 10/28/2011 7:53 a.m.
Director Peter Jackson said Friday that he was working with Damien Echols in hopes of getting the man a complete pardon.
posted: 10/24/2011 10:08 a.m.
A lawyer who represented one of the defendants in the West Memphis murders of three Boy Scouts plans to teach a two-week course on the case at the University of Virginia School of Law.