Stories tagged: Dale Stark
Thu., Oct. 4, 2012
Brian Moore pleads guilty before retrial
The California man who prosecutors said helped plan the 2007 murder of Dale Stark pleaded guilty Wednesday to second-degree murder just days before his retrial was set to start. A …
Wed., Oct. 3, 2012, 2:10 p.m.
Moore pleads guilty to role in Stark killing
The California man who prosecutors say helped plan the 2007 murder of Dale Stark, pleaded guilty today to second-degree murder just days before his retrial was set to start.
Wed., Oct. 3, 2012
Stark sentenced to 25-year term for murder
Standing before a judge Tuesday for the second time as a convicted killer, Shellye Stark received less than half her original 51-year sentence for shooting her husband in 2007. Superior …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 2, 2012, 3:45 p.m.
Stark sentenced to 25 years for murdering husband
Standing before a judge Tuesday for the second time as a convicted killer, Shellye Stark received less than half her original 51-year sentence for shooting her husband in 2007.
Sat., Sept. 22, 2012
Stark convicted of murder in retrial
Shellye Stark collapsed into her chair, muttering “Oh no, oh no,” as a jury convicted her Friday for the second time of first-degree murder for killing her estranged husband in …
Fri., Sept. 21, 2012, 1:44 p.m.
Second jury convicts Stark of murder
A second jury has convicted Shellye Stark of first-degree murder for killing of her estranged husband some five years ago.
Wed., Sept. 12, 2012
New trial begins in fatal 2007 shooting
Former online prostitute Shellye L. Stark arrived Tuesday at the Spokane County Courthouse for a rare second chance to convince a jury that she was simply defending herself in 2007 …
Tue., May 22, 2012, 10:59 a.m.
Prosecutors intend to try Brian Moore again
Spokane County proseuctors have decided to pursue a second trial against a Southern California man charged with first-degree murder by accomplice, setting up what could be the fourth major trial …
Tue., May 22, 2012
Jury’s deadlock leads to mistrial
A judge declared a mistrial Monday in the case of a Southern California man charged with first-degree murder by accomplice in the 2007 shooting death of his girlfriend’s husband. The …
Thu., May 17, 2012
Jury weighing case of murder by accomplice
A jury has begun deliberating the case of a Southern California man accused of helping his lover, a former prostitute, plan the killing of a Spokane man in 2007. Brian …
Fri., Dec. 17, 2010
Appeals court overturns Stark’s murder conviction
A state appeals court overturned the murder conviction of a Spokane woman who claimed she killed her husband in self-defense after years of forced prostitution. In a 3-0 ruling, the …
Sat., Nov. 20, 2010
Boyfriend in murder case faces charges in ’07 death
A 2007 murder case in which a jury rejected the killer’s claims of forced prostitution continued in Superior Court on Friday as the convict’s boyfriend appeared on murder charges. Brian …
Thu., Sept. 2, 2010
Boyfriend of shooter accused of murder
Murder charges have been filed against the boyfriend of a prostitute who shot her husband to death. Brian L. Moore, 44, is in custody in Anaheim, Calif., after being sentenced …
Tue., Feb. 24, 2009
Mistrial declared in Stark case
The jury was nearly seated and witnesses had flown in to testify, but an error by a defense lawyer delayed the first-degree murder trial of an alleged online prostitute who …
Mon., Feb. 23, 2009, 1:25 p.m.
Mistrial declared in Stark trial
A mistrial was declared this morning in the murder trial of Shellye Stark.