co-defendant co-defendant

Definition(s):

  • (n) a defendant who has been joined together with one or more other defendants in a single action

News

  1. Plea expected in St. George double murder

    One of the suspects in the early morning murder of two women in a downtown St. George neighborhood is expected to enter a guilty plea in 5th District Court next week, setting the stage for a possible clash with his co-defendant who continues to await trial in the case.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Spectrum

  2. Jury selection begins for Mitchell Young

    Jury selection will begin Thursday morning for Mitchell Young; the co-defendant in the Cipriano murder case.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WXYZ-TV Detroit

  3. Co-defendant testifies in Guernsey Co. double-murder trial

    A co-defendant testified Wednesday in day three of the jury trial for a man charged with killing two people in Guernsey County. James Whatley Jr., 31, is charged with two counts of aggravated murder, aggravated robbery and burglary, The charges stem from the June 2012 shooting deaths of 31-year-old Christopher Morrison and 25-year-old Justain Nelson in Cambridge. Both victims died from multiple ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WTOV 9 Steubenville

Quotes

  1. "If you took the entirety, there were 60 witnesses deposed, my co-defendant, myself - I would not be surprised if the legal bill were in excess of $100 million," Mr Grasso said in an interview with Bloomberg.
    on Jan 18, 2007 By: Richard Grasso Source: Times Online

  2. "Mr. Padilla is now a new co-defendant -- along with Canadian national Kassem Daher -- in a criminal prosecution that previously charged defendants Adham Hassoun, Mohomed Youssef and Kifah Jayyousi with terrorism-related crimes," Gonzales said.
    on Nov 22, 2005 By: Alberto Gonzales Source: CNNMoney.com

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