More stories on the Rachelle Waterman trial
12:54 PM AKST, February 17, 2011
A jury convicted Rachelle Waterman of criminally negligent homicide Thursday afternoon, after a week of deliberations. Waterman was 16 years old when she was arrested in 2004 for colluding with two men to kill her mother, Lauri Waterman.
12:57 PM AKST, February 16, 2011
The judge in the Rachelle Waterman murder case said a juror has been slowing down deliberations, after the jury asked to re-watch a taped police interview of Waterman Wednesday morning.
4:24 PM AKST, February 15, 2011
The jury in the trial of Rachelle Waterman says they can't agree unanimously on one count and has asked the court if they can move on to other counts.
3:09 PM AKST, February 9, 2011
An Anchorage jury is now deliberating the fate of a Craig woman accused of conspiring to kill her mother in 2004.
10:54 AM AKST, February 8, 2011
A witness accused of perjury in the Rachelle Waterman murder trial took the stand again Tuesday to rebut the accusation. Craig Police Chief Mark Habib, one of the investigators on the case, told the jury he had never admitted to lying and was truthful under oath.
1:22 PM AKST, February 7, 2011
A judge has rejected a motion to acquit Rachelle Waterman based on possible prosecutorial misconduct.
11:45 AM AKST, February 3, 2011
An expert in developmental psychology testifying in the Rachelle Waterman matricide trial Thursday said research shows teens don't anticipate consequences of bad behavior, and often fail to think in the long term.
10:40 AM AKST, February 2, 2011
Rachelle Waterman's attorney pointed to a mountain of evidence stacking up in an Anchorage courtroom and said the murder weapon, crime scene photos, and love letters only prove Jason Arrant and Brian Radel were involved in the murder of Waterman’s mother, Lauri Waterman.
4:30 PM AKST, February 1, 2011
Rachelle Waterman claims she knew about the plot to murder her mother, but tried to call it off.
11:58 AM AKST, January 31, 2011
Prosecutors say interrogation tapes played in court during Rachelle Waterman’s murder trial Monday suggest she knew about former boyfriend Jason Arrant’s plan to kill her mother, Lauri Waterman.
11:07 AM AKST, January 28, 2011
On day five of the second Waterman trial, experts and police officers recounted the investigation that led them to their first suspect in the murder of Lauri Waterman, Jason Arrant.
10:40 AM AKST, January 27, 2011
Prosecutors played an audio recording of Jason Arrant, one of the men convicted for the murder of Lauri Waterman, in court Thursday morning at the murder trial of her daughter. Rachelle Waterman is accused of conspiring to kill her mother at age 16.
9:11 AM AKST, January 26, 2011
A key witness refused to testify in court Wednesday against a woman accused of plotting her mother's death.
1:52 PM AKST, January 25, 2011
Witnesses at Rachelle Waterman's second murder trial say she told them after her slain mother went missing that the woman probably got drunk and crashed her vehicle somewhere.
7:32 PM AKST, January 24, 2011
The second murder trial of a woman accused of conspiring to kill her mother got under way in Anchorage on Monday. The first trial of Craig resident Rachelle Waterman, in 2006, ended in a hung jury favoring acquittal.
6:26 PM AKST, January 19, 2011
The jury selection process began Wednesday in the murder trial of Rachelle Waterman. So many people have heard about the case, in which Waterman is accused of plotting her mother's death at age 16, that it may be hard to find 15 untainted jurors.
6:48 PM AKST, January 13, 2011
A state court judge in Ketchikan has moved the trial of a woman accused of conspiring to kill her mother in 2004.
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