1. Killer of Jennifer Hudson's Relatives Gets 3 Life Sentences

    July 24, 2012 5:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 The man convicted of gunning down the mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew of Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Hudson was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday. Hudson, who attended every day of William Balfour's trial earlier this year, s ...

  2. Jennifer Hudson Takes Stand at Family Murder Trial

    April 23, 2012 2:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 Jennifer Hudson says her family didn't want her sister to marry the man now accused of killing her mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew. Hudson's voice broke Monday as she testified on the stand about how she reacted when her sister told ...

  3. Jennifer Hudson Family Murder Trial Jury Selection Underway

    April 09, 2012 7:39 PM EDT 0 0 0 A judge questions would-be jurors as jury selection begins in earnest Monday at the Chicago trial of the man accused of murdering singer and Oscar winning actress Jennifer Hudson 's mother, brother and nephew. Selecting 12 jurors and six altern ...

  4. Trial Set for Man Accused in Jennifer Hudson Family Slayings

    January 19, 2012 6:23 PM EST 0 0 0 A judge on Thursday ordered a man charged in the 2008 Chicago slayings of Jennifer Hudson 's mother and two other family members to stand trial in April, despite the objections of his attorney, who said she was not ready. After listening to Wil ...