Anthony Sowell Case

Jury recommends death penalty for Anthony Sowell

4:43 PM, Aug 10, 2011

The jury has recommended a judge sentence Anthony Sowell to death for the murders of 11 women.

Victims' families cheer Sowell death sentence

4:43 PM, Aug 10, 2011

Relatives of Anthony Sowell's victims cheered the jury's decision to sentence the serial killer to death

Sowell jurors deliberate sentence through lunch

12:51 PM, Aug 10, 2011

A sequestered jury continued deliberating through lunch Wednesday on whether Anthony Sowell should be put to death or get life in prison

Jury begins deliberating fate of Anthony Sowell

6:28 PM, Aug 9, 2011

The jury began deliberating the life of Anthony Sowell Tuesday afternoon and stopped for the day just before 7 p.m. 

Witness: Anthony Sowell not mentally ill

12:46 PM, Aug 9, 2011

Prosecutors in Cleveland are trying to show a serial killer has good mental function and should be executed for murdering 11 women whose remains were dumped around his house.

Anthony Sowell offers apology to victims' families

6:12 PM, Aug 8, 2011

The convicted killer of 11 women took the stand Monday afternoon for a "guided, unsworn statement."

Social worker testifies in Anthony Sowell trial

2:22 PM, Aug 8, 2011

A social worker appealing to save the life of an Ohio man who killed 11 women says he grew up in a "horrible" home and has a family history that includes drug abuse, mental illness, epilepsy and sexual abuse.

Sentencing phase resumes in Anthony Sowell trial

9:20 AM, Aug 8, 2011

The sentencing phase has resumed in the Anthony Sowell trial.

Report shows serial killer denied childhood abuse

5:57 PM, Aug 5, 2011

A prosecutor is grilling a mental health expert on his diagnosis that a serial killer who hid the bodies of 11 women in his home and yard suffers from mental illness.

Expert: Serial killer mimicked sex with doll

5:40 PM, Aug 4, 2011

A mental health expert says a serial killer who hid the remains of 11 women in his home and yard suffers from sexual compulsions

Anthony Sowell's half-sister pleads for his life

2:59 PM, Aug 4, 2011

The half-sister of a serial killer who hid the remains of 11 women in his home and yard appealed to a jury Thursday to spare his life.

Rapist appeals to spare life of Anthony Sowell

2:49 PM, Aug 3, 2011

A man who killed 11 women and dumped their bodies around his property cried as his prison buddy, himself a convicted rapist, appealed to a jury Wednesday to spare his friend's life.

Niece says Anthony Sowell sexually abused her

2:39 PM, Aug 2, 2011

The niece of a Cleveland man convicted of killing 11 women has testified that he began sexually assaulting her when she was 10 and he was 11.

Sowell jury begins considering death penalty

2:25 PM, Aug 1, 2011

The same jury which convicted Anthony Sowell of 11 murders has begun to hear arguments about the death sentence

Defense: Anthony Sowell offered guilty plea in 11 deaths

11:25 AM, Jul 29, 2011

Jury should hear that Anthony Sowell offered to plead guilty to avoid the death penalty

Defense expected to call 28 witnesses for Anthony Sowell

2:59 PM, Jul 28, 2011

Defense expected to call family members and friends in the next phase of the Anthony Sowell trial next week

Judge axes parole option for Anthony Sowell

2:03 PM, Jul 27, 2011

Convicted killer and ex-Marine Anthony Sowell appeared today in Judge Dick Ambrose's courtroom for a bench trial.

Next phase of Anthony Sowell trial starts Aug. 1

3:24 PM, Jul 25, 2011

Defense lawyers will try to save convicted killer Anthony Sowell from death penalty; two more names added to witness list

Sowell victims' families sob, hug at guilty verdict

10:46 PM, Jul 23, 2011

Families members of Anthony Sowell's 11 murder victims held each other and wiped tears as dozens of guilty verdicts were read

Survivor reacts to Anthony Sowell verdict

10:53 PM, Jul 22, 2011

She offered some of the most gut-wrenching and harrowing testimony in the Anthony Sowell trial.

@ the Table: What's ahead in the Sowell case

6:51 PM, Jul 22, 2011

After a jury handed down guilty verdicts on 11 aggravated murder charges and dozens of others, what's ahead in the Anthony Sowell trial.

Jury convicts Anthony Sowell in 11 murders

6:44 PM, Jul 22, 2011

A jury convicted Anthony Sowell on 11 counts of aggravated murder.

Sowell jurors well into 3rd day of deliberations

12:31 PM, Jul 22, 2011

The men and women deciding the fate of an accused serial killer have now deliberated a total of 15 hours over 3 days

Sequestered Sowell jurors must pay for own drinks

11:44 AM, Jul 22, 2011

Judge Dick Ambrose has outlined what jurors can and cannot do while they deliberate the fate of Anthony Sowell

92-year-old "just had" to see Anthony Sowell up close

8:16 PM, Jul 21, 2011

A World War II veteran attended the trial of Anthony Sowell to study what an accused serial killer looks like

Day 2 of deliberations in Anthony Sowell trial

2:56 PM, Jul 21, 2011

Jurors in Cleveland have returned for their second day of deliberations in the trial of a man accused of killing 11 women.

Sowell jurors to deliberate through weekend if necessary

11:40 AM, Jul 21, 2011

Jurors deliberating the fate of an accused serial killer will work through the weekend if necessary.

Cleveland: Jury begins deliberations in Anthony Sowell case

6:08 PM, Jul 20, 2011

The jury has started its deliberations in the trial of accused serial killer Anthony Sowell

Prosecutor: Sowell a 'vile, disgusting' serial killer

2:28 PM, Jul 20, 2011

The lead prosecutor in the Anthony Sowell murder trial called the accused killer, "vile and disgusting" in closing statements

Anthony Sowell's lawyer blasts police work, victims' credibility

2:27 PM, Jul 20, 2011

An accused serial killer's lawyer questioned the credibility of women who survived attacks and lived to testify.