trial http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Mistress testifies at Coleman trial, says promise rings were exchanged http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mistress-testifies-coleman-trial-says-promise-rings-were-exchanged <p>Jurors heard testimony Thursday from the mistress of <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/term/christopher-coleman">Chris Coleman</a>, the Metro East man accused of killing his wife and two young sons.</p><p>Tara Lintz of St. Petersburg, Florida had gone to high school with Coleman&rsquo;s wife, Sheri.</p><p>In the Monroe County courtroom Thursday Lintz testified that she and Chris Coleman began a relationship in December 2009 and that they had exchanged promise rings. She indicated that she was wearing hers in court today.</p> Thu, 28 Apr 2011 22:40:57 +0000 Maria Altman 1065 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mistress testifies at Coleman trial, says promise rings were exchanged Leak case against ex-CIA man may not go to trial http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/leak-case-against-ex-cia-man-may-not-go-trial <p>A federal prosecutor says the case against an ex-CIA officer charged with leaking classified documents to a reporter may not make it to trial because of potential problems with a witness.</p><p>Jeffrey Sterling of O&#39;Fallon, Mo., worked for the CIA from 1993 to 2002. He is <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/ex-cia-agent-ofallon-mo-charged-leak-new-york-times">accused of leaking secrets about Iran</a> to New York Times reporter James Risen.</p> Fri, 08 Apr 2011 18:01:01 +0000 The Associated Press 917 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Leak case against ex-CIA man may not go to trial Jury selection for Coleman murder trial set for April 11 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jury-selection-coleman-murder-trial-set-april-11 <p>Jury selection for the Christopher Coleman murder trial has been set for April 11, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/article_a3a6d544-4349-11e0-b3bf-00127992bc8b.html">reports</a>.</p><p>Coleman is facing three counts of first-degree murder for the strangulation deaths of his wife and two young sons in 2009.</p> Mon, 28 Feb 2011 21:37:21 +0000 Kelsey Proud 618 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Jury selection for Coleman murder trial set for April 11 Judge refuses request to delay Coleman trial http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/judge-refuses-request-delay-coleman-trial <p>In an update to <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-um-tuition-hike-accidental-shooting-leaves-stl-toddler-critical-coleman">a story we told you about earlier today</a>, a judge has refused the request of Christopher Coleman's defense to delay Coleman's trial.</p><p>Coleman, accused of strangling his wife and their two sons in 2009, is scheduled to go to trial next month.</p> Fri, 14 Jan 2011 17:57:05 +0000 Kelsey Proud & The Associated Press 326 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Judge refuses request to delay Coleman trial