Aaron Hernandez

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October 17, 2017 - 8:00 am
Lawyers for Aaron Hernandez refiled a lawsuit against the NFL and the league's helmet manufacturer in a Massachusetts state court on Monday. The latest filing came after Hernandez's legal team dropped a federal lawsuit against the league and the New England Patriots last week, opting to pursue its...
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September 22, 2017 - 8:34 am
Researchers at Boston University's prestigious brain center say former New England Patriots tight end and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez had chronic traumatic encephalopathy. The news was disclosed Thursday as Hernandez's lawyers announced a lawsuit against the Patriots and the National...
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David Tanklefsky
May 09, 2017 - 12:31 pm
A Bristol County judge has vacated Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction in the 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd. Judge E. Susan Garsh ruled Tuesday morning that because Hernandez died prior to his appeal, legal precedent compelled her to throw out his conviction. "The longstanding rule in Massachusetts is...
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David Tanklefsky
April 24, 2017 - 1:19 pm
Aaron Hernandez's family will be given access to the suicide notes officials say he wrote in his jail cell before killing himself last Wednesday morning. A judge in Bristol Superior Court has granted a request made by an attorney for the Hernandez family to let them see the notes. The judge is...
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David Tanklefsky
April 21, 2017 - 1:22 pm
The fiance of former Patriots tight end and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez has filed a request for all evidence related to his suicide to be preserved by the state. In the filing to be made Friday in Bristol Superior Court, Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez calls for all video recordings and logs of...
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