Editor’s Note: Oral Hillary was acquitted of all charges on September 28, 2016.
By Jane Rosales
On the afternoon of October 24, 2011, 12-year-old Garrett Phillips was found strangled to death in his mother’s home in Potsdam, New York. Oral Nicholas Hillary, a father, a former college soccer coach, and Jamaican immigrant has been charged with second degree murder. After five tumultuous years, his trial started on Monday, September 12, 2016. Here are five things you should know about this case that <Read More>