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The Rise and Fall of Aaron Hernandez - New York Daily News

Aaron Hernandez, a former New England Patriots NFL football player, was found dead in his prison cell from what officials announced was a suicide. He was 27. Five days prior a jury found Hernandez not guilty for the double homicide of two immigrants ...and more »

Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs himself in his prison cell - KATC Lafayette News

BOSTON (AP) - Hours before his former New England Patriots teammates were due to visit the White House to celebrate their Super Bowl victory, prison officials say, Aaron Hernandez tied one end of his bedsheet to a window and the other around his neck ...and more »

In wake of suicide, Aaron Hernandez conviction could be voided - The Boston Globe

In the eyes of the state of Massachusetts, the death of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez could make him an innocent man, thanks to a legal principle called “abatement ab initio,” said Martin W. Healy, chief legal counsel to the ...and more »

Days after acquittal, Aaron Hernandez found hanged in his cell - The Boston Globe

Convicted killer and former New England Patriots star Aaron J. Hernandez was found hanged inside his cell at the state's maximum security prison in Shirley early Wednesday, dead of an apparent suicide five days after he was acquitted of two additional ...and more »

Aaron Hernandez kills himself in prison - CBS News

Last Updated Apr 19, 2017 7:33 PM EDT. SHIRLEY, Mass. -- Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez hanged himself Wednesday in the prison cell where he was serving a life sentence for murder, taking his life on the same day his ex-teammates on the New England ...and more »

Hernandez Death Ruled A Suicide; Brain To Be Released To BU For CTE Research - WBUR

Aaron Hernandez's death has been officially ruled a suicide, and his brain will now be released to Boston University for research, as his family requested. The former New England Patriots star, who was serving a life sentence for the 2013 murder of ...and more »

Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs himself in prison, officials say - CNN

(CNN) Convicted murderer and former NFL star Aaron Hernandez was found hanged in his Massachusetts prison cell Wednesday morning, just days after his acquittal in a double murder case. The 27-year-old former tight end for the New England Patriots ...and more »

Aaron Hernandez attorney: Family wants to donate ex-NFL star's brain for research - CBS News

Last Updated Apr 20, 2017 4:58 PM EDT. BOSTON – Aaron Hernandez's attorney says that the state medical examiner's office is keeping the former NFL player's family from donating his brain to research. “It is literally a destruction of evidence issue ...and more »

Former NFL star Hernandez hangs himself in prison cell - Alaska Dispatch News

Former NFL player Aaron Hernandez during his murder trial in Fall River, Massachusetts, March 2015. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter. Share on Facebook Facebook. Share on Twitter Twitter. Share via Email Email. Share on Tumblr Tumblr. Share on Reddit Reddit ...and more »

Three handwritten notes found next to Bible in Hernandez cell - The Boston Globe

Aaron J. Hernandez died by suicide, the state medical examiner ruled Thursday, as new details emerged about the former New England Patriots star's last hours and his family sought to have his brain tested for signs of a disease that affects football ...and more »