Phil Spector

Phil Spector

Staring into the abyss … fallen pop icon Spector faces life in prison for murder

MUSIC producer Phil Spector was spending his first day behind bars yesterday after being convicted of murdering actress Lana Clarkson.

Gun-obsessed Spector guilty over murder of actress

MUSIC producer Phil Spector was convicted last night of murdering actress Lana Clarkson.

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Spector faces new trial over death of actress

PHIL Spector, the legendary "Wall of Sound" music producer, is to face a retrial on a charge of murdering the actress Lana Clarkson, it was confirmed last night.

Ten Spector jurors said he was guilty - only two had doubts

IN THE first tense hours of deliberations, jurors in Phil Spector's murder trial re-enacted the death of Lana Clarkson, trying to duplicate the angle at which she was shot and determine which way her blood spattered.

Spector walks free after murder trial as jury fails to agree verdict

MUSIC producer Phil Spector walked free from court yesterday as the judge declared a mistrial after the jury failed to decide if he killed an actress.

'Don't go, Lana'... Spector jury urged to relive fateful night

A NINE-MAN, three-woman jury began hearing closing arguments yesterday in legendary record producer Phil Spector's murder trial.

DA brands Spector 'deadly' as trial starts

AN ACTRESS shot dead at Phil Spector's Los Angeles mansion was the last of several women victimised by the legendary music producer in a decades-long series of alcohol-fuelled confrontations, a prosecutor told jurors yesterday as his murder trial began.

Spector threatened several women with guns, say prosecutors

PROSECUTORS in the Phil Spector murder case have asked a judge to allow evidence from a former employee and one-time girlfriend who said the famed record producer pointed a gun at her head in two separate incidents that occurred decades ago.

Court to hear Spector comments

ALL statements Phil Spector made the night actress Lana Clarkson was shot dead in his home may be used by prosecutors, a Los Angeles judge has ruled.

Claims Spector pulled guns on women to be heard at trial

PROSECUTORS in the murder trial of the music producer Phil Spector can present evidence involving four incidents in which he allegedly pulled guns on women, a judge has ruled.

Spector's bad hair day

LEGENDARY music producer has appeared at his murder trial sporting an astonishing hairdo.

Spector denies murdering actress

Music legend Phil Spector has denied murdering actress Lana Clarkson in an interview with the BBC.

Wrongful death lawsuit for star

THE mother of Lana Clarkson has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against famed rock ’n’ roll producer Phil Spector, claiming he fought with the actress he is accused of murdering two years ago.

Studio to murder trial: whatever happened to Phil Spector?

AND so the trial of the year kicks off. "The actions of the Hitler-like DA and his storm trooper henchmen are reprehensible, unconscionable and despicable," Phil Spector told reporters on Monday night, after being charged with the murder of actress/bar hostess Lana Clarkson. Comparing your prosecuting district attorney to a mass-murdering dictator is quite an opening gambit. It is, one suspects, far from the most melodramatic thing we will hear before the verdict is reached.

Spector pleads not guilty

FAMED rock producer Phil Spector pleaded innocent today to an indictment charging him with murdering actress Lana Clarkson.

Spector on bail

RECORD producer Phil Spector was yesterday charged with murder over the shooting of Lana Clarkson, a B-movie actress, at his mansion last year.

Spector set for court appearance over B-movie actress murder

A LAWYER for Phil Spector said yesterday he has been asked to bring the rock producer to court next week and fears his client has been indicted over the 2003 murder of a B-movie actress.

Spector held after scuffle

ROCK producer Phil Spector, already facing murder charges in the shooting death of a B-movie actress at his Los Angeles-area home, has been arrested after an altercation with his chauffeur, police said.

Blood 'found' on Spector

POLICE investigating the murder of a B-movie actress at pioneering rock producer Phil Spector’s home found the victim’s blood and gunshot residue on him.

Spector death

THE record producer Phil Spector emerged from his California mansion with a gun in his hand and said: "I think I just shot her", his driver told police shortly after a film actress was found dead.

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