Casey Anthony wasn't the only one on trial in Judge Belvin Perry's courtroom. A 28-year-old spectator was found in contempt of court for giving the middle finger to a prosecutor. Full story
Judge Belvin Perry’s recent halt of the Florida murder trial allowed for the young woman accused of murdering her daughter to undergo psychiatric evaluations to determine her competency. NBC’s Kerry Sanders reports from Orlando.
Nearly an hour after the lawyers arrived in court, Judge Belvin Perry mysteriously adjourned court and sealed a transcript from an off-microphone conversation with both the defense and prosecution. NBC’s Kerry Sanders reports from Orlando, Fla.
Judge Belvin Perry halted proceedings in the high-profile murder trial after scolding lawyers for both the defense and prosecution for “gaming the system.” But could their courtroom disputes have further implications? NBC’s Kerry Sanders reports.
Elizabeth Ann Rogers is taken from the courtroom after Judge Belvin Perry sentenced her to two days in jail for contempt of court for yelling in court during jury selection of the Casey Anthony trial at the Pinellas County Criminal Justice Center in Clearwater, Fla., Friday, May 20, 2011. (AP Phot