Myisha Ferrell, 29, a high school classmate who police say helped Cutts cover up his crime by lying to investigators, was also arraigned at the same courthouse for obstruction of justice.She appeared behind the window right after Cutts was arraigned."We knew Bobby Cutts up until a certain point in this, and after that point we did not know him at all," Porter said, adding she didn't think her daughter Jessie really knew him, either.She reiterated that the family had "prayed" Cutts wasn't involved in what happened to her daughter. "We want justice." She said her daughter's death was "an unbearable loss." Whitney Davis said she was disgusted by Cutts.As the verdicts were read, Cutts remained stoic, a stark contrast to his tearful testimony on Monday.His and Davis' families left the courthouse without comment. They had been sequestered, spending nights at a nearby hotel, cut off from exposure to the media and other potential influences.1980s: The Stark County chapter of the NAACP files a lawsuit against the city of Canton.It alleges racial and sexual discrimination in Canton police and fire departments and leads to a court-supervised consent decree for minority quotas.1990: The NAACP president announces plans to investigate beating complaints.
Jurors found Cutts guilty of aggravated murder for the unlawful termination of Davis' pregnancy and the aggravated murder of a child under the age of 13.
," June 25, 2007, that has been edited for clarity. We continue now with our own Laura Ingle, who was in the courtroom today. Some people that stood up for him are now saying, "I'm not really sure what to think anymore with this new evidence and the discovery and the arrest." One of our producers went over and knocked on the door of his current wife. But she said through the door that she is not doing well. That was his guise, always acting like he was joking when he would do things to hurt me. And in 2007, we got the emergency protection orders. You felt he was capable of this type of brutal murder?
ALAN COLMES, CO-HOST: (BEGIN VIDEO CLIP) UNIDENTIFIED MALE: Case number 2007-CRA-802: the State of Ohio v. And joining us now with an inside look at the man accused of this gruesome double murder, the ex-girlfriend of Bobby Cutts, Nikki Giavasis, and her attorney, Crystal Boultinghouse. NIKKI GIAVASIS, EX-GIRLFRIEND OF BOBBY CUTTS: Thank you. She sounded like she was a bit shaky and said that she doesn't know what to think anymore, either. SEAN HANNITY, CO-HOST: Nikki, let me go back — I want to look through this in a little more detail. And how is it possible that you weren't able to stop this, or get some assistance, legal assistance, you know, assistance from the courts or, you know, the police? And came unannounced, picked me up against my will, and put me in a neck brace. GIAVASIS: Yes, and that's why I felt I had to speak up, because of what he'd done to me.
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More than 400 people attend a community crime prevention meeting at Summit School.1999: City officials deny the public’s request for an investigation of police amid complaints that officers are mistreating black people.According to testimony, Cutts, 30, rolled Davis' body in a comforter and dumped it in a park, leaving their 2-year-old son, Blake, alone.