The Lutz man was sentenced to life in prison without parole for the August 2006 death of Heather Marie Romance.
The coach had belted down a half-dozen beers and a couple of tequila shots at the holiday dessert social for his girls softball team.
Paul David Gatta contends he wasn't at the wheel of the bright red custom motorcycle when it went of the road, hit a fence and ended up in a tree – leaving a woman dead.
Tommy Lee Sailor has spent most of his adult life in prison. Now he'll spend the rest of it there, too.
A convicted rapist already serving nine life sentences was given an additional three decades in prison today after pleading guilty to an unrelated attack.
A judge today refused to freeze the financial assets of a Tampa Palms mom accused of killing her two teenagers.
Saying his marriage "is irretrievably broken," Parker Schenecker has filed to divorce his jailed wife, Julie, who is charged with killing their two children.
The judge wanted to make sure he heard it right.
The judge had the last word: life.
Julie Schenecker, 50, will continue to be represented by the public defender's office.
It took authorities two months to decide to charge a Riverview woman with killing a houseguest.
A University of Tampa student maimed in a hit-and-run that also left her friend dead had only one question today for the driver.
Rigoberto Martinez stood before the judge and asked for mercy.
It started when a pistol was shoved to her head as she walked to her car after closing the Apollo Beach bar where she worked.