Hells Angels http://wamc.org en Hells Angel Convicted Of Mass. Triple Slaying http://wamc.org/post/hells-angel-convicted-mass-triple-slaying <p>A ranking member of the Hells Angels motorcycle club from western Massachusetts has been convicted of killing three Pittsfield men.</p><p>A Hampden Superior Court jury on Friday found Adam Lee Hall guilty on three counts of murder and other charges.</p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 19:13:23 +0000 Jim Levulis 83415 at http://wamc.org Hells Angel Convicted Of Mass. Triple Slaying Opening Arguments In Berkshire County Triple Slaying Trial http://wamc.org/post/opening-arguments-berkshire-county-triple-slaying-trial <p>SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Berkshire County's top prosecutor has described the torture and killing of three Pittsfield men in his opening statement at the murder trial of a Hells Angels motorcycle club member.</p><p><em>The Berkshire Eagle</em> reports <a href="http://www.mass.gov/berkshireda/" target="_blank">District Attorney David Capeless</a> spoke Monday at Adam Lee Hall's trial in Hampden Superior Court.</p><p>Capeless said Hall made one victim watch his two friends suffer before he was killed. Capeless said the victims were shot and dismembered.</p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 23:30:29 +0000 Jim Levulis 81785 at http://wamc.org Opening Arguments In Berkshire County Triple Slaying Trial Berkshire County Triple Slaying Trial Gets Started http://wamc.org/post/berkshire-county-triple-slaying-trial-gets-started <p>The trial of a Hells Angels motorcycle club member charged with the killings of three Pittsfield, Massachusetts men is getting started.</p><p>Opening statements in the trial of Adam Lee Hall of Peru, Mass., are scheduled for Monday in Hampden Superior Court.</p><p>The 36-year-old Hall and two other men are charged with shooting David Glasser, Edward Frampton and Robert Chadwell in Pittsfield in 2011. Authorities say Hall wanted Glasser dead so he couldn't testify against him in an unrelated assault case. Prosecutors say the others were killed to eliminate witnesses.</p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 13:31:06 +0000 Jaired Crofut 81726 at http://wamc.org Berkshire County Triple Slaying Trial Gets Started Pittsfield Triple Slaying Trial Gets Started http://wamc.org/post/pittsfield-triple-slaying-trial-gets-started <p>SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — The trial of a ranking member of the Hells Angels motorcycle club who's charged with taking part in the killing of three Pittsfield men is under way.</p><p>Adam Lee Hall of Peru faces murder and other charges in Hampden Superior Court. The trial is being held outside Berkshire County because of concerns about massive publicity about the case there.</p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 22:41:16 +0000 Jim Levulis 81311 at http://wamc.org Pittsfield Triple Slaying Trial Gets Started Lawyer for Berkshire suspect wants trial moved http://wamc.org/post/lawyer-berkshire-suspect-wants-trial-moved <p>PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — The lawyer for one of three men charged with a Berkshire County triple slaying has asked a judge to move his client's trial out of the county because "incessant" and "inflammatory" media coverage has "impaired" the ability to get a fair trial.</p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 14:20:32 +0000 Associated Press 57209 at http://wamc.org Lawyer for Berkshire suspect wants trial moved