As of November 2015, the trial of Jodi Arias is over; video clips from her trial and sentencing are available for viewing at ABCNews.Go.com. Arias was charged in 2008 for killing her ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander. She was found guilty of first-degree murder on May 8, 2013, and sentenced to life in prison without parole on April 13, 2015.Continue Reading
Arias and Alexander met in 2006 and began dating in 2007. Five months later, they ended their relationship. On June 9, 2008, Alexander was found stabbed and shot in his home in Mesa, Arizona. Investigators determined he had been killed five days before he was found. Arias was charged with his death one month later.
Arias' trial began in January 2013 and was aired live. Video clips from her trial and expert analysis are available on ABCNews.Go.com under the subtopic "Jodi Arias." The jury found her guilty of first-degree murder but was deadlocked on whether she should receive the death penalty. Another trial was held in October 2014 to determine her sentence. Video clips from this trial are also available on the ABC News website. This jury was also deadlocked. Arias received her life sentence from Judge Sherry Stephens on April 13, 2015. As of 2015, she was serving her sentence in Arizona State Prison Complex-Perryville while her lawyers planned her appeal.Learn more about Art & Literature