Prior to joining Court TV, Julie was legal editor and anchor for CBS in Pittsburgh. Before that, she served as Assistant District Attorney of Allegheny County (Pittsburgh). Julie attended Mount Union College where she studied both mass media and law. She has a Master of Laws with Honors in Trial Advocacy from Temple and a law degree from University of Akron School of Law. She has also taught at Temple University’s James E. Beasley School of Law.
COURT TV IS YOUR FRONT ROW SEAT TO JUSTICE. Coverage continues in West Virginia v. Vandergriff. Mr. Vandergriff is facing life in prison after he allegedly struck and killed a 38-year-old father trying to protect children on a school bus. Now available in Court TV’s Trials On Demand: Ohio v. Yazeed Essa. Dr. Essa was on trial for allegedly poisoning his wife, Rosemarie, with cyanide, resulting in her death. Essa fled the country when he became a suspect, ensuing an international manhunt.