Saturday, May 12, 2012 , Posted by JED at 10:32:00 PM
William Balfour, Killer of Jennifer Hudson's Family Gets His Verdict
Jennifer Hudson can now sigh in relief and her beloved family - her mother, brother and newphew - rest in peace after William Balfour, their alleged killer, gets his verdict three years after the horrific murder.
William Balfour – the man accused of murdering Jennifer Hudson's mother, brother, and 7-year-old nephew back in 2008 - has been found GUILTY.
The verdict was handed down moments ago after two days of deliberations.
Jennifer Hudson was present in court when the verdict was read.
27-year-old Balfour stands convicted of the triple murder after allegedly flying into a blind and jealous rage over a balloon gift for Julia Hudson, Balfour's ex and Jennifer's sister.
Prosecutors say Balfour thought the gift was from Julia's new boyfriend and he snapped.
He faces life in prison."