Jennifer Hudson family murder trial: Evidence now the focus after Hudson testifies

On Monday, April 23, 2012, opening statements begin in Balfour's trial. CHICAGO—Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson broke down in tears Monday while testifying at the trial of the man accused of killing her mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew in a jealous

CHICAGO — The trial of the man charged with murdering three of Jennifer Hudson's family members has resumed the Oscar-winner listening to a police officer's painful description of finding her dead family members. Hudson

10:45 AM PDT — Jennifer has taken the stand and will testify in the case. The man accused of murdering Jennifer Hudson's mother, brother and nephew goes…

CHICAGO — Chicago prosecutors created a buzz by calling Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson as their first witness during the trial of the man accused of killing her mother, brother and nephew. But the hard part starts Tuesday, when they'll have to get down

By MICHAEL TARM AP This courtroom sketch shows Jennifer Hudson right, and her fiance David Otunga looking on in the courtroom during the first day of William Balfour's murder trial at the Cook County Criminal Court in Chicago, Monday, April 23, 2012.