Baltimore Riots

The trials for officers accused in Freddie Gray's death slog on

The trials for officers accused in Freddie Gray's death slog on

At every murder trial, the victim's body is part of the evidence, but with Freddie Gray's death and the ensuing trials scrutinizing the actions of six Baltimore City police officers, Gray's bones are picked over again and again.

Both the prosecution and the defense draw on photographs, video, lab reports, and testimony as they literally examine Gray vertebrae by vertebrae.

Last week, at the trial for Officer Caesar Goodson Jr., who drove the police van in which Gray was injured and whose charges are the most serious (second-degree depraved-heart murder, three counts of manslaughter, second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, and misconduct in office),...

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