Ritzer Family Speaks Against Bill That Would End Life Without Parole Sentences In MassachusettsThe family of murdered Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer planned to testify Tuesday against a bill that would end life without parole sentences in Massachusetts for people found guilty of first degree murder.
Family Of Slain Danvers Teacher Files Lawsuit Against Town, SchoolThe family of Colleen Ritzer, who was killed inside a Danvers school, has filed a lawsuit after suffering what they called "severe emotional distress."
Philip Chism Sentenced To At Least 40 Years For Rape, Murder Of Colleen RitzerTeenager Philip Chism was sentenced Friday to serve at least 40 years in prison for the rape and murder of Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer in 2013.
Ritzer Family Calls Chism Sentencing 'Unacceptable'The family of murder victim Colleen Ritzer said a recent decision by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court preventing judges from sentencing juvenile offenders to life in prison without parole must be changed.
Essex DA Wants Philip Chism In Prison For At Least 45 YearsIf the prosecution gets its way at sentencing Friday, convicted teenage killer Philip Chism will be in prison for at least 45 years.
Judge Sets Philip Chism Sentencing Date, Rules On Color Worn In CourtroomA judge has ruled that family and friends of a Massachusetts math teacher who was raped and killed by a 14-year-old student may wear pink at his sentencing, but prosecutors and law enforcement may not.
Lawyers In Philip Chism Trial Expected To Be Back Before JudgeProsecutors and lawyers for a teenager convicted of raping and killing his high school math teacher will be back before a judge to discuss his sentence.
Philip Chism Under Extra Security At Juvenile Detention CenterPhilip Chism was convicted of crimes more serious than most adult inmates, but since he’s only 16, he can’t go to a maximum security prison like other murderers.
Keller @ Large: Help Good Come From EvilHelp something good come out of one of our community's most evil crimes ever.
Philip Chism Found Guilty Of First-Degree MurderPhilip Chism has been convicted of first-degree murder, aggravated rape and armed robbery.
Danvers Residents Relieved After Guilty Verdict In Chism Murder TrialOn the streets of Danvers, there is still heartache and sadness over the horrific crime that happened inside their high school.
Jury Begins Deliberations In Philip Chism Murder TrialThe jury began deliberations Monday afternoon in the trial of Philip Chism, who is charged with murder in the 2013 death of Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer.
Philip Chism Faking Extent Of Mental Illness, Prosecution Psychologists SayThe defense rested its case Tuesday in the murder trial.
Doctor: Philip Chism Expressed Remorse For 'Difficulties' He's CausedA doctor testified that Philip Chism suffers from psychosis and has been hearing a voice in his head.
Testimony Focuses On Philip Chism's Mental CompetencySeveral witnesses who took the stand Wednesday in the trial of Philip Chism gave the court a glimpse into the accused murderer's mental health.