Prosecutor Wants New Judge
Prosecutor Wants New Judge in Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial – Prosecutor has filed a Motion and stated they want a different Judge based upon some past history the prosecuting attorney’s office had with the Judge. The attorney for the Commonwealth tried to discuss the matter at sidebar, a tactic that would attempt to keep the allegations out of the public view.
In an unusual twist, ESPN broadcast the hearing live. The court spent a substantial portion of the hearing warning lawyers of the penalties associated with making media statements that have no legitimate law enforcement purposes.