A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The mother of the actress Phil Spector was convicted of killing has settled her wrongful death suit against the Wall of Sound music producer, a lawyer said today.
Sat, 04 Feb, 2012
DOROTHY RODHAM, mother of US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former President Bill Clinton’s mother-in-law, has died at the age of 92 after an illness.
Thu, 03 Nov, 2011
Phil Spector has never discussed the night he murdered Lana Clarkson with his wife.
Wed, 30 Sep, 2009
MUSIC legend Phil Spector has been assigned to a “sensitive needs facility” in California’s largest state prison to serve his sentence for murdering an actress.
Thu, 25 Jun, 2009
A prison mug shot of legendary music producer Phil Spector shows the man beneath the wigs.
Thu, 11 Jun, 2009
The jury in Phil Spector’s second murder trial will visit the famed music producer’s home where actress Lana Clarkson died, but the judge set strict rules on the presence of Spector’s wife and the operation of an outdoor fountain.
Tue, 27 Jan, 2009
A WITNESS at Phil Spector’s murder retrial will be allowed to testify that the record producer used incendiary language about women and once stated they should be shot, a judge has ruled.
Sat, 18 Oct, 2008
Rolling Stones star Ronnie Wood once saved a musician's life - after he was allegedly threatened with a gun by music producer Phil Spector.
Sat, 26 Apr, 2008
The judge who presided over Phil Spector's murder trial has rejected a defence motion to disqualify him from the retrial.
Thu, 27 Mar, 2008
Music mogul Phil Spector will not retain his legal team when he's retried for the murder of actress Lana Clarkson.
Thu, 04 Oct, 2007
Phil Spector is to be tried for a second time for the murder of actress Lana Clarkson.
Thu, 27 Sep, 2007
The judge in Phil Spector’s US murder trial has given the deadlocked jury new instructions with several scenarios as to how the record producer might have killed actress Lana Clarkson.
Fri, 21 Sep, 2007
Phil Spector's young wife has been told she faces a contempt of court charge if reports she's planning to prematurely speak out about her husband's murder trial are true.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2007
THE Great Wall of China, Rome’s Colosseum, India’s Taj Mahal and three architectural marvels from Latin America were among the new seven wonders of the world chosen in a global poll.
Fri, 07 Sep, 2007
Phil Spector’s murder trial is headed toward closing arguments next week with his former defence lawyer gone and a newly appointed man on the music producer’s legal team.
Wed, 29 Aug, 2007
Phil Spector joined jurors for a tour of his Alhambra, California home on Thursday (09Aug07) to see where actress Lana Clarkson died.
Sat, 11 Aug, 2007
Forensic expert Dr Werner Spitz has claimed the prosecution's murder theory in the Phil Spector case is inaccurate and riddled with "holes".
Fri, 27 Jul, 2007
The judge in the Phil Spector murder trial has reversed his decision not to let jurors hear from a security guard who claims he once heard the music producer say all women should be shot in the head.
Tue, 10 Jul, 2007
The Great Wall of China, the Colosseum in Rome and Peru’s Machu Picchu are leading contenders to be among the new seven wonders of the world, as a massive poll draws to a close.
Fri, 06 Jul, 2007
A forensic scientist testifying in the Phil Spector murder trial has been accused of doctoring his testimony to favour the music producer.
Sat, 30 Jun, 2007
The first witness for the defence in the Phil Spector murder trial has testified actress Lana Clarkson committed suicide by firing a gun in her mouth.
Wed, 27 Jun, 2007
Phil Spector was standing within 90 centimetres (three feet) of Lana Clarkson when she was fatally shot, a forensics expert testified at the music producer's murder trial on Thursday.
Fri, 22 Jun, 2007
Phil Spector's former lawyer may be held in contempt of court after she yesterday refused to testify at the music producer's murder trial.
Thu, 07 Jun, 2007
FIVE weeks into the Phil Spector murder trial, it is time for the prosecution to change course, moving the courtroom drama from personal stories into the critical phase of forensic evidence.
Tue, 29 May, 2007
Five weeks into the Phil Spector murder trial, it is time for the prosecution to change course, moving the courtroom drama from personal stories into the critical phase of forensic evidence.
Mon, 28 May, 2007
Phil Spector stepped out of his mansion with a gun in his hand at 5am and said: “I think I killed somebody,” a chauffeur told the record producer’s murder trial today.
Wed, 16 May, 2007
Phil Spector once escorted a waitress and her friend out of his mansion while carrying a firearm for "protection", the music producer's murder trial heard yesterday.
Tue, 15 May, 2007
Police who found actress Lana Clarkson dead in Phil Spector's mansion "had murder on their mind" and disregarded anything that was inconsistent with that conclusion, a defence lawyer told the jury today in his opening statement of the music producer's trial.
Thu, 26 Apr, 2007
Rolling Stone Keith Richards and Yoko Ono will reportedly speak as character witnesses for Phil Spector during his upcoming murder trial.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2007
PHIL SPECTOR’S murder trial lawyers will portray gunshot victim Lana Clarkson as despondent over her finances and acting career and possibly contemplating suicide just before she met the American record producer, new documents have shown.
Wed, 11 Apr, 2007
Prospective jurors for record producer Phil Spector’s murder trial were told that they would remain anonymous to the public for their own privacy and they should not think they were in any danger.
Wed, 21 Mar, 2007
Prospective jurors for record producer Phil Spector's murder trial were told today that they would remain anonymous to the public for their own privacy and they should not think they were in any danger.
Tue, 20 Mar, 2007
Four years after an actress was shot dead in the foyer of his castle-like home, jury selection begins today in the case of US music producer Phil Spector.
Mon, 19 Mar, 2007
THERE’S a touch of the Ottoman Empire or the eastern exotic about the front of this Glasheen Road, suburban Cork house, thanks to something as simple as the ground floor window and door treatment.
Sat, 13 Jan, 2007
A man dubbed the “dreadlocks bandit” because of his hairstyle was jailed for 1,210 years in California and given 22 consecutive life terms for a string of bank robberies he committed after being released from prison for an earlier hold-up spree.
Thu, 12 Jan, 2006
Stonehenge has beaten off competition from the London Eye, Greenwich Observatory and St Paul’s Cathedral to make it into a global poll to decide the new 7 wonders of the world.
Mon, 02 Jan, 2006
Phil Spector went home appearing shaken after his lawyers failed to persuade a judge to limit evidence in his forthcoming murder trial, including statements that the legendary music producer made without being advised of his right to remain silent.
Fri, 28 Oct, 2005
Record producer Phil Spector, who is awaiting trial for murder, is suing his financial agent Micheline Blaine, claiming she stole thousands of dollars from his bank accounts.
Tue, 27 Sep, 2005
A JUDGE has ruled that prosecutors in the murder trial of Phil Spector can present evidence involving four incidents in which the music producer allegedly pulled guns on women.
Wed, 25 May, 2005
Phil Spector's murder trial has been given an official start date of 16 September.
Fri, 18 Feb, 2005
Record producer Phil Spector was today charged with murder over the shooting of a B-movie actress at his mansion last year.
Mon, 27 Sep, 2004
An actress shot dead at music producer Phil Spector’s Los Angeles home may have pulled the trigger herself, according to a coroner’s report.
Fri, 07 May, 2004
The lawyer for record producer Phil Spector – accused of murdering actress Lana Clarkson – has denied being in possession of a piece of fingernail alleged to have been found at the murder scene and requested by prosecutors in the murder case.
Wed, 18 Feb, 2004