Famed "American Sniper" author and a friend were killed at a North Texas gun range

Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015 at 07:41 AM CST

'American Sniper' Trial Set to Resume, Weather Permitting

'American Sniper' Trial Set to Resume, Weather Permitting

The trial of ex-Marine Eddie Ray Routh for the killing of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and Chad LIttlefield is expected to resume Tuesday if weather permits.

Friday, Feb 20, 2015 at 06:31 PM CST

State Presents Rebuttal in "American Sniper" Trial

State Presents Rebuttal in "American Sniper" Trial

The ex-Marine charged with shooting "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and another man was not legally insane, according to an expert for the prosecution.

Sunday, Feb 22, 2015 at 04:27 AM CST

State Experts Dispute Routh's Insanity Claim

State Experts Dispute Routh's Insanity Claim

Experts for the state testified Friday that Eddie Ray Routh did not meet the Texas definition of insanity at the time "American Sniper" Chris Kyle and his friend Chad Littlefield were killed two years ago.

Thursday, Feb 19, 2015 at 08:46 PM CST

Defense Rests in 'American Sniper' Murder Trial

Defense Rests in 'American Sniper' Murder Trial

The defense has rested in the "American Sniper" murder trial after calling eight witnesses over three days, including a mental health expert.

Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 at 05:54 PM CST

Routh's Sister, Girlfriend Testify in 'Sniper' Trial

Routh's Sister, Girlfriend Testify in 'Sniper' Trial

People close to Eddie Ray Routh took the witness stand in his defense Wednesday for the killings of American Sniper Chris Kyle and friend Chad Littlefield. Routh’s former girlfriend testified that he proposed...

Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 at 05:55 PM CST

Routh's Sister, Girlfriend Testify in 'Sniper' Trial

Routh's Sister, Girlfriend Testify in 'Sniper' Trial

Defense attorneys will present their first full day of testimony in the trial of a former Marine accused of killing "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and another man.

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Famed "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and a friend were killed at a North Texas gun range. Kyle was born in West Texas and grew up in Dallas and served four combat tours in Iraq and elsewhere between the start of the war and 2008. The decorated former Navy SEAL holds the most career sniper kills in U.S. military history with 160 confirmed kills.