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Christopher Bizilj

Christopher Bizilj (credit: CBS)

Former Police Chief Cleared In Boy’s Uzi Death

A jury has acquitted a gun fair organizer in the death of an 8-year-old boy who accidentally shot himself with an Uzi.

01/14/2011

The 8-year-old boy accidentally shot himself with this Uzi submachine gun.

Jury Deliberating In Uzi Death Trial

A Massachusetts jury has begun deliberating in the manslaughter case against a former police chief charged in the death of an 8-year-old boy who accidentally shot himself with an Uzi at a machine gun expo.

01/13/2011

The 8-year-old boy accidentally shot himself with this Uzi submachine gun.

Teen Takes Stand In Uzi Death Trial

A teenager who supervised an 8-year-old who shot himself with an Uzi submachine gun at a 2008 gun fair testified Friday that he told the boy’s father that “it wasn’t a good idea” to let the child fire it.

01/07/2011

The 8-year-old boy accidentally shot himself with this Uzi submachine gun.

Father Takes Stand In Uzi Death Trial

The father of an 8-year-old boy who accidentally shot himself with an Uzi submachine gun at a gun fair has taken the stand in the trial of a former police chief charged in the death.

01/06/2011

Christopher Bizilj (credit: CBS)

Gun Club Official Testifies In Uzi Death Trial

An official of the gun club where an 8-year-old Connecticut boy accidentally killed himself with an Uzi submachine gun at an exhibition has testified he wouldn’t have allowed the child to fire the weapon.

01/04/2011

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Jury Selection Postponed In Uzi Trial

Jury selection has been continued until after the new year in the manslaughter trial of a former western Massachusetts police chief in the death of an 8-year-old Connecticut boy who shot himself with an Uzi at a gun show.

12/18/2010

Christopher Bizilj

Graphic Video Evidence Allowed In Boy’s Uzi Death

A judge in Springfield decided Tuesday that jurors will be allowed to see graphic video of a child’s deadly gun accident.

12/07/2010

Christopher Bizilj

Police Chief On Trial In Child’s Uzi Death

The former police chief in the western Massachusetts town of Pelham goes on trial Monday.

12/06/2010

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