Bella Bond's Mother To Leave Jail, Enter Rehab FridayRachelle Bond was sentenced to time served--nearly two years--as part of a deal with prosecutors in exchange for testifying against her now-convicted former boyfriend, Michael McCarthy.
Bella Bond's Mother To Enter Rehab After SentencingRachelle Bond's sentencing has been pushed back two weeks to a date when a bed in a rehab facility will be available for her.
Keller @ Large: Case Studies In IrresponsibilityThree different court cases put the spotlight on grotesque irresponsibility and the responsibility they burden us with.
Conley: Rachelle Bond 'Acted Reprehensibly,' But Gave Valuable TestimonyAfter Michael McCarthy was found guilty of second-degree murder in the killing of Bella Bond Monday morning, Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley defended the controversial deal prosecutors worked out with the girl's mother.
Vigil Marks 2 Years Since Bella Bond's Body Was FoundA vigil in Bella Bond's honor was held on Deer Island where her body was discovered on this day, two years ago.
Bella Bond Trial Is High Stakes For Defendant And District AttorneyNo one has more at stake than Michael McCarthy, but there's a lot at stake for the district attorney as well.
Bella Bond Murder Trial: No Verdict On Fourth Day Of DeliberationsMichael McCarthy is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 2-year-old Bella Bond.
Keller @ Large: Bella Bond Case Shows Why We Can’t Ignore Children At RiskThe Bella Bond case has been tough to watch, but when children are at risk society cannot look away.
Prosecution Rests, Defense Begins Its Case In Bella Bond Murder TrialThe prosecution ended its case Friday morning in the trial of a man accused of killing two-year-old Bella Bond.
Jurors Listen To Police Interview With Accused Bella Bond KillerTestimony continued in the Bella Bond murder trial, with jurors set to watch a Massachusetts State Police trooper's interview with the little girl's accused killer Thursday afternoon.
Bella Bond Trial: Forensic Experts Called To StandIn court on Tuesday, forensic evidence and a drift analysis were explained by experts. A housing attorney also testified that Bond was concerned about McCarthy's "keeping tabs on her."