In a highly publicized trial, Jodi Arias faced the death penalty for the murder of her lover, 30-year-old Travis Alexander. The body of Alexander, a devout Mormon, was discovered by friends - stabbed repeatedly, throat slit & shot in the head. His girlfriend (Arias) testified that she killed Alexander in self-defense.
COURT TV IS YOUR FRONT ROW SEAT TO JUSTICE. Why did he shoot? Live coverage begins in the trial of Florida v. Drejka. 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.