Latest Aaron Hernandez News

Hernandez lawyers: Court wrong to restore murder conviction

Apr. 12, 2019 1:10 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Attorneys for the late Aaron Hernandez are asking Massachusetts' highest court to reverse its decision to reinstate the former New England Patriot's murder conviction. The lawyers say in documents filed Friday that the Supreme Judicial Court got it wrong when it ordered last month that...

Court reinstates late Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Mar. 13, 2019 5:18 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction was reinstated Wednesday in a sweeping ruling from Massachusetts' highest court that does away with the legal principle that made the former NFL star innocent in the eyes of the law after he killed himself in prison. The Supreme Judicial Court unanimously...

The Latest: Lawyers slam restoration of Hernandez conviction

Mar. 13, 2019 2:11 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the reinstatement of Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction (all times local): 2 p.m. Attorneys for late NFL star Aaron Hernandez are criticizing the state's highest court decision to reinstate his murder conviction. The Supreme Judicial Court on Wednesday scrapped the legal...