February: 21:1930: Dorothy Dexter Moormeister, was run over several times on a road SW of SLC. It is still unsolved, but had many suspects.
March 10: 1990: Tammy Crossley Koper was shot in the back of the head In Frederick County, VA by her husband, Mark Alan Koper (who had 2 other girlfriends), put in the trunk of their car, then dumped her body in Fauguier County, VA. He pled no contest and was sentenced to 62 years in prison. He has been denied parole so far.
March 10: 2009: In Geneva County, AL Michael McLendon went on a rampage and killed his mother, grandmother, uncle, 2 cousins and 2 neighbors and then several others. He then killed himself at Reliable Metal Products.
March 14: 1960: 3 women, Mildred Lindquist, 50, Frances "Frankie" Murphy, 47, and Lillian Getting, 50 were bludgeoned to death at Starved Rock State Park in IL. Chester Weger confessed, then was convicted and sentenced to life in prison. (as of 2/4/2012, he is still in prison).
June 14: Ricky Blackwell - SC
June 17: Marcus Wellons - GA
June 18: Lewis Jordan - PA
June 18: John Winfield - MO
June 18: John Henry - FL
April 29: Clayton Lockett - OK
May 13: Robert Campbell - TX
May 21: Robert Pruett - TX
May 21: Russell Bucklew - MO
May 29: Edgardo Cubas - TX
May 28: Arthur Taylor - OH
Upcoming or Current Trials
IndianaMicah Harrison on trial for the murder of his 2-year-old son, Michael Harrison
Utah - John Brickman Wall's trial for the murder of his wife, Uta von Schwedler - 2/17/2015.
Recent convictions or guilty pleas:
Florida - Tyler Hadley pled no contest to the murder of his parents, Blake and Mary Jo Hadley
North Carolina - Amanda Hayes on trial for the murder of Laura Ackerson
New York - Clayton Whittemore convicted of the murder of Alexandra Kogut
Recent notable sentencings:
Idaho - Rodney Wayne Bibbey for the murder of his wife, Trina Bibbey - Dec. 23, 2013
New Mexico - John Charles McCluskey for the murders of Gary and Linda Haas - LWOP
Arizona - Marissa Suzanne DeVault for the hammer murder of her husband, Ale Harrell - LWOP
Recent Convictions/Sentences Overturned
Florida Randy Chaviano had his murder conviction overturned due to the trial transcripts being erased by the court stenographer. No trial date has been set yet.
Florida - Tyler Hadley for the murder of his parents, Blake and Mary Jo Hadley - March 10
Utah - Eric Millerberg for the murder of Alexis Rasmussen - March 18
UtahEsar Met for the murder of Hser Ner Moo - May 7
New York - Clayton Whittemore for the murder of Alexandra Kogut - July 16