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Jury Will Hear Closing Arguments Today In Bravo Trial

By on August 15th, 2014 | Last updated: August 15, 2014 at 7:46 am

Day 10 of the Pedro Bravo trial will begin at 8:30 am today. Bravo took the stand yesterday, despite his counsel’s multiple statements that he would not testify in his own defense. Throughout the day he spent hours on the [...]

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Live Stream From Pedro Bravo Trial

By on August 15th, 2014 | Last updated: August 15, 2014 at 7:47 am
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Pedro Bravo Testifies In His Own Defense

By on August 14th, 2014 | Last updated: August 15, 2014 at 7:23 am

The prosecution rested today after presenting their case with several witnesses over the past week and a half. Pedro Bravo walked into the courtroom Thursday morning and decided to testify in his own defense. Bravo is accused of murdering University [...]

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Pictures From Day Nine Of Pedro Bravo Trial

By on August 14th, 2014 | Last updated: August 14, 2014 at 6:15 pm
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Pedro Bravo Testifies

By on August 14th, 2014 | Last updated: August 14, 2014 at 4:04 pm

Pedro Bravo walked into court on the morning of August 14 with the decision to testify on his own defense. He is accused of murdering University of Florida student Christian Aguilar in 2012. Yesterday Judge James Colaw told the twelve-person [...]

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Bravo’s Cellmate Gives Details of Murder

By on August 13th, 2014 | Last updated: August 13, 2014 at 5:46 pm

Michael Angelo, a Crips gang member, testified in court today saying it took Pedro Bravo 13 minutes to kill Christian Aguilar, a former University of Florida student. Angelo, a nine-time convicted felon with counts of possession of a weapon and [...]

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Pictures From Day Eight Of Bravo Trial

By on August 13th, 2014 | Last updated: August 13, 2014 at 3:20 pm
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No, Pedro Bravo Didn’t Ask Siri Where to Stash His Roommate’s Body

By on August 13th, 2014 | Last updated: August 13, 2014 at 8:00 pm

There has been a great deal of attention on the Pedro Bravo trial happening here in Gainesville. Unfortunately, some of the most recent news just isn’t true. Update: Read the transcript from the trial where the assistant state attorney questions [...]

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Crime Lab Analysts Testify In Pedro Bravo Trial

By on August 13th, 2014 | Last updated: August 13, 2014 at 11:38 am

Florida Department of Law Enforcement crime lab analysts testified Tuesday about evidence collected in the murder trial of Pedro Bravo. During the investigation FDLE analyst Marianne Hildreth examined pieces of duct tape recovered from the remains of Christian Aguilar and [...]

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Associate Medical Examiner Testifies in Bravo Trial

By on August 12th, 2014 | Last updated: August 15, 2014 at 2:42 pm

The state presented pictures of Christian Aguilar’s remains as Dr. Martha Burt gave testimony on her examination of the body. Burt is an associate medical examiner for the 8th District, which includes Alachua County. Burt recalled going to the wooded [...]

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