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Maryland newspaper gunman gets more than 5 life prison termsSeptember 28, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Selene San Felice said she often questioned how or why she survived the shooting that left five others dead at a Maryland newspaper. Montana Winters Geimer described the grievous loss she and the community suffered when her mother, longtime local journalist Wendi Winters, was killed in the attack.
Judge: NPR can air recordings of newspaper shooting trialSeptember 22, 2021 GMT
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — National Public Radio can air audio recordings from the trial of the gunman who killed five Capital Gazette newspaper employees in 2018, a federal judge has ruled in a case challenging Maryland's ban on broadcasting court proceedings.
Judge: Sentencing date won’t change for Md. newsroom gunmanAugust 12, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The gunman found criminally responsible in the shooting deaths of five people at a Maryland newspaper still will be sentenced late next month despite the attacker's request to speed up the process, a judge ruled Wednesday.
Sentencing set for gunman who killed 5 in newsroom attackJuly 21, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The gunman found criminally responsible for killing five people at a Maryland newspaper is scheduled to be sentenced in September.
The Capital Gazette reports that sentencing for Jarrod Ramos, 41, is set for Sept.
Gunman found criminally responsible for killing 5 at paperJuly 15, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A jury on Thursday found the gunman who killed five people at a Maryland newspaper criminally responsible for his actions, rejecting defense attorneys’ mental illness arguments.
Prosecutors rest case in newspaper shooting trial on sanityJuly 14, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland prosecutors rested their case Wednesday in a trial to determine whether a man who killed five people at a newspaper is not criminally responsible due to mental illness.
Psychiatrist: Newspaper gunman ‘took pleasure’ in killingJuly 13, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The man who killed five people at a Maryland newspaper showed no remorse and expressed pride in what he'd done, a state forensic psychiatrist who evaluated him and found him legally sane testified on Tuesday.
Survivors of newspaper attack testify at gunman’s trialJuly 9, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Survivors of a mass shooting at a Maryland newspaper described the terror of hiding for their lives under desks in their newsroom during testimony Friday at the gunman's trial to determine whether he is criminally responsible due to insanity.
Prosecutor: Newspaper gunman killed 5 in revenge for articleJuly 8, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The man who murdered five people at a Maryland newspaper acted out of revenge for an article about his prior harassment case that he believed would hurt his ability to get dates with women, a prosecutor said Thursday during a trial to determine whether the shooter is criminally responsible due to insanity.
Doctor: newspaper gunman couldn’t appreciate criminalityJuly 7, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The man who killed five people at a Maryland newspaper could not appreciate the criminality of his conduct because he has a delusional disorder and other mental illnesses, a psychiatrist testified Wednesday during the shooter's trial to determine whether he is criminally responsible for the murders.
Expert: Newspaper gunman is autistic and delusional with OCDJuly 7, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The man who killed five people at a Maryland newspaper suffers from autism, obsessive compulsive disorder and delusional disorder, a mental health expert retained by his attorneys testified Tuesday during a trial to determine whether he is criminally responsible due to insanity.
Expert in newspaper shooting case says gunman is autisticJuly 2, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The man who killed five people at a Maryland newspaper is autistic and has “persecutory, delusional beliefs," a trial defense expert testified Friday — but a prosecutor criticized the doctor's findings, saying a report featured an error, omitted details and was overly dependent on what the gunman told him.
Newspaper gunman was calm, quiet, even joked after arrestJune 30, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The man who killed five people at a Maryland newspaper was calm, cooperative, did not seem confused and joked about an erroneous media report following his arrest during an interrogation, police testified Wednesday at a trial to determine whether Jarrod Ramos was legally sane at the time of the attack.
Lawyer: Newspaper gunman insane, not criminally responsibleJune 29, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The man who killed five people at a Maryland newspaper was delusional and believed the state's judicial system was conspiring with the Capital Gazette to persecute him and ruin his life, his attorney told a jury Tuesday, trying to make the case that Jarrod Ramos is not criminally responsible for the crimes due to mental illness.
Newspaper gunman insanity case starting after three yearsJune 26, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Three years after the deadliest attack on a newsroom in U.S. history, residents who were shaken by the assault on their local newspaper that killed five people are hopeful that an end to the gunman's dragging court case is finally near.
Jury seated for insanity phase of newspaper shooting caseJune 25, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A jury was selected on Friday for the second phase of a trial for a man who killed five people at a Maryland newspaper to decide whether he is criminally responsible due to his mental health.
Jury selection begins in newspaper shooting caseJune 24, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland judge carefully focused on asking potential jurors Wednesday whether they believed they could be fair and impartial in weighing the plea of guilty but not criminally responsible by a man who killed five people at the Capital Gazette newspaper nearly three years ago.
Newspaper gunman weighed ‘Timothy McVeigh-style’ attackJune 10, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The man who shot and killed five people at a Maryland newspaper told a state psychiatrist he wanted to destroy a building “Timothy McVeigh-style” and that there was “no defense” for the crimes he committed, attorneys said during a court hearing Wednesday.
Judge discusses plans for trial in newspaper shooting caseApril 13, 2021 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Nearly three years after five people at the Capital Gazette newspaper were killed, a Maryland judge discussed plans Tuesday for holding the second part of the shooter's trial under COVID-19 court protocols...
Lawyers argue about psychologist in newspaper attack caseAugust 5, 2020 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Attorneys for a man who killed five people at a Maryland newspaper argued Wednesday that a psychologist retained by prosecutors should not be able to testify about his observations of the man's jail cell or interviews with jail personnel when jurors consider whether he's not criminally responsible due to his mental health.
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Good Charlotte to headline benefit concert for 5 slainJuly 11, 2018 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — The city of Annapolis will hold a benefit concert featuring Maryland-bred rockers Good Charlotte to honor the five Capital Gazette employees killed in an attack in their newsroom...
The killing of five of our colleagues at the Annapolis Capital Gazette and the shooting of several more is heartbreaking. Many Sun staffers once worked there, and the rest of us have collaborated with Capital reporters, photographers and editors as we bring our readers the news every day.
Newspaper shooting suspect’s grievances began with classmateJune 30, 2018 GMT
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Before he developed a long-running grudge against The Capital Gazette, the man who police say opened fire and killed five newspaper staffers directed his anger at a female high school classmate he barely knew.