Krim Family Murders

NY nanny Yoselyn Ortega in court on anniversary of kids’ killings

Yoselyn Ortega, Lulu Krim Photo /  Source: Livejournal.comNEW YORK (AP) — A New York City nanny charged with stabbing two small children to death has appeared in court on the anniversary of their killings.

Yoselyn (YOH’-sih-lihn) Ortega appeared briefly in Manhattan court on Friday. Defense attorneys and prosecutors discussed handing over evidence. The hearing was adjourned until November.

Police say Ortega killed 6-year-old Lucia Krim and 2-year-old Leo Krim on Oct. 25, 2012, in a bathroom while their mother was out picking up her third child from a swimming lesson. They say Ortega cut her throat in a failed suicide attempt.

Ortega is from the Dominican Republic. She has pleaded not guilty to murder charges.

Defense lawyer Valerie Van Leer-Greenberg says Ortega’s delusions and injuries mean she can’t understand the case.

A state Supreme Court justice found Ortega fit for trial.

Source: AP

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Mary says:

When is this monsters next court date?
It is already March of 2015

Jose says:

aaron, i found you aren’t you glad i flagged down that bus for you 2? hope you have a great trip back to prgaue. don’t forget to share your pics with me!!

Mohamed says:

note to Jasmine: ok, I suggested Angelina Jolie first, but your comenmt was well written and much more impressive than mine. I’ll make you a deal if Angelina gets picked for the team, I’ll ask for the couple of signed issues of Locke & Key and ask the powers that be to send one to you, K?? Any 16 year old who is a Joe Hill fan rocks out!!

Jefferson says:

Arrgh! Peter, sorry to hear you’ve joined the club! Find a good piysho (for when its acute) and a good massage lady. (for maintenence in between)My current one rowed for Rumania in the Olympics and she can compress a month’s pain into an hour no problem!I took a few years before I stopped having acute repeats & now just have a massage every few months, so hopefully you should come rightcheers


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