Judge Says Evidence Indicates Nia Wilson BART Stabbing Suspect Is MalingeringA judge said on Monday that there are indications that a transient man is malingering to avoid standing trial on a murder charge for the fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station in Oakland last year.
Attorney For Suspect In Nia Wilson BART Murder Thinks He's Incompetent To Stand TrialThe attorney for John Lee Cowell, the man who fatally stabbed 18-year-old Nia Wilson last year at the MacArthur BART station in Oakland, said Friday she thinks he's mentally incompetent to stand trial.
Man Charged In Nia Wilson BART Fatal Stabbing Pleads Not Guilty By Reason Of InsanityA transient man pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity on Friday to a murder charge for the fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station in Oakland last year.
Judge Allows Lawyer For BART Stabbing Suspect To File Motion Under Sealjudge on Friday granted the defense attorney for a transient accused of fatally stabbing 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station in Oakland last year permission to file a motion to dismiss the case under seal.
Prosecutors Will Not Seek Death Sentence In Fatal Stabbing Of BART Passenger Nia WilsonAlameda County prosecutors will not seek the death penalty for a transient charged with special circumstances murder in the fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station.
Suspect In Nia Wilson BART Stabbing Delays Entering PleaThe man accused of fatally stabbing a young woman at BART's MacArthur station did not enter a plea during a brief court appearance Friday.
Oakland Nia Wilson Protest Bomber Sentenced To Federal PrisonA 23-year-old Oakland man, who admitted to bringing an explosive device to a protest over the death of Nia Wilson that injured 10 police officers, has been sentenced to 30 months in federal prison.
Nia Wilson Murder Suspect Found Mentally Competent To Stand TrialThe man suspected of stabbing Nia Wilson to death on a BART platform in Oakland has been found mentally competent by a judge to stand trial Wednesday.
Mental Competency Trial Set For BART Stabbing Death Suspect John Lee CowellA judge on Monday scheduled a trial to begin July 29 on the mental competency of a transient who’s charged with murder in the fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station in Oakland last July.
Suspect In Nia Wilson's Death At Oakland's MacArthur BART Station Will Undergo Psychiatric ExaminationA judge on Wednesday granted the prosecution’s request to have a psychiatrist it has hired conduct a mental examination of a transient charged with murder for the fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station in Oakland last July.
Nia Wilson Case: Prosecutors May View Mental Health Records Of Accused KillerA judge said on Friday that he’s inclined to grant the prosecution’s request to give their expert witness the psychological records of a transient who’s charged in the death of Nia Wilson.
Family Of Fatal BART Stabbing Victim Files Suit Against Transit AgencyThe family of a woman stabbed to death on an Oakland BART platform last year announced Friday they are suing the transit agency.
Competency Of Suspect In Nia Wilson Killing On BART Remains At IssueProsecutors and defense lawyers are still battling about the mental competency of a transient charged with murder for the fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station in Oakland last July.
Mental Compentency Of BART Fatal Stabbing Suspect Still UnresolvedThe mental competency of a transient who’s charged with murder for the fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station in Oakland last July remained unresolved at a hearing on that matter on Friday.
Judge Suspends Proceedings Against BART Stabbing Suspect Pending EvaluationAn Alameda County Superior Court judge Thursday suspended criminal proceedings against a transient charged with murder for the fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station in July, saying he finds there is "substantial evidence" the man is mentally incompetent to stand trial.