3/21/17 – Crime Victim Statement

Words cannot describe the feelings of loss that the family of Ed Thomas has.  Through Todd Thomas’s crime victim statement, you can feel the expression of sadness and hatred coursing through his strong words. The loving father that is Ed Thomas, was taken from Thomas and he still experiences that day.  The emotions have not withered […]

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Frustration In The Court Room : Burger King Robbery Comes to a Close.

The witness sits, agitated on the stand, questions being asked that test her patience.  The cross-examination is rifled with questions from Prosecutor Brad Walz to the Matthew’s attorney, James Moriarty, each one digging deeper and deeper into the case.  The white walled room with the bronze image of an Indian begins to feel darker.  The […]

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Mark Becker Appeals Due to Proposed Jury Being Misinformed about Insanity Defense

Mark Becker shot Ed Thomas six times and killed him on June 24, 2009.  Mark has been convicted of the first-degree murder of Ed, but has appealed to his conviction.  His proposal is that the jury was not properly instructed and informed on Becker’s insanity defense, his due process rights were violated, and that the […]

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