Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
After a long and winding legal road, a judge sentenced convicted killer Jodi Arias to life in prison without the possibility of parole. While the verdict itself felt like mere formality, the trial was anything but.
The case, in which Arias was accused of stabbing and shooting her boyfriend to death in 2008, garnered international infamy. And after she was convicted, her sentencing took on a legal life of its own. Now that the case has drawn to a close, here's a timeline of important events that led to the verdict:
Criminal Trial, Guilt Phase
Capital Punishment Trial, Sentence Phase
Thus ends nearly seven years of courtroom and tabloid drama.