Kathryn Knott Trial

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Gay-Bashing Victims Settle Lawsuit with Attackers

Just over three years since Zachary Hesse and Andrew Haught were attacked at 16th and Chancellor streets in a case that became known as the […]

Convicted gay basher Kathryn Knott walks from the Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia on December 17, 2015.
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Kathryn Knott Released From Jail Today, But Her Legal Troubles Aren’t Over

Kathryn Knott is now a free woman.

Convicted gay basher Kathryn Knott walks from the Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia on December 17, 2015.
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Kathryn Knott Could Get Out of Jail Next Week

Most of us will be hitting the Jersey Shore or checking out local parades and fireworks this weekend, but not Kathryn Knott. Nope. The convicted […]

Convicted gay basher Kathryn Knott walks from the Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia on December 17, 2015.
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Kathryn Knott Says She Should Get Out of Jail Now for Good Behavior

Convicted gay basher Kathryn Knott was sentenced to five to 10 months in jail on February 8th, but she could get out of jail any day […]

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Gay-Bashing Victims Sue Attackers for Assault and Battery

The victims of the September 2014 gay-bashing assault in Center City are taking their attackers to court. Earlier this week, Zachary Hesse and Andrew Haught […]

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Kathryn Knott, Dad, Bucks County Sued for $5 Million for “Retaliation” Over Anonymous Internet Comments

Bucks County’s Kathryn Knott will likely soon see the light of day after a judge sentenced her in February to five to 10 months in jail for […]

Convicted gay basher Kathryn Knott walks from the Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia on December 17, 2015.
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Judge Denies Kathryn Knott Request to Reconsider Jail Sentence

Kathryn Knott and her attorney Bill Brennan were in room 908 of the Criminal Justice Center this morning to argue that Knott’s sentence for her role […]

Convicted gay basher Kathryn Knott walks from the Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia on December 17, 2015.
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Kathryn Knott Heads to Court Today to Ask Judge to Let Her Out of Jail Early

Update: Judge Roxanne Covington denied Knott’s motion in court this morning. Original: In February, Philadelphia Common Pleas Court Judge Roxanne Covington sentenced Kathryn Knott to […]

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Kathryn Knott Sentenced to Prison in Gay-Bashing Case

Sixteen months after the attack on two gay men in Center City, Kathryn Knott has been sentenced for her role in the crime.

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Kathryn Knott Jurors Explain Their Split Verdict

It was an offhand comment Kathryn Knott made in cross examination that bothered Aristeo Duenas a lot. Knott was convicted today of simple assault, reckless […]

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Kathryn Knott Verdict Is In

There was a split verdict in the Kathryn Knott trial. Knott was only convicted of misdemeanors in the beating of a gay couple in Center […]

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Kathryn Knott Jury Asked One Question This Morning As Deliberations Continue

[UPDATE, 12:15 P.M., Friday] There is a verdict. Kathryn Knott has been convicted of simple assault, reckless endangerment and conspiracy. She was found not guilty of […]

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Closing Arguments Complete in Kathryn Knott Trial; Jury to Get Case Tomorrow

Kathryn Knott’s fate will soon be in the jury’s hands. Knott is on trial for aggravated assault, conspiracy and related charges stemming from the beating […]

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Kathryn Knott Testifies, Says Tweets Taken Out of Context

Kathryn Knott said she didn’t do anything wrong. The defendant, accused of aggravated assault and related charges in the 2014 beating of a gay couple […]

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Kathryn Knott Testified in Her Assault Trial

Dan McQuade is covering the trial of Kathryn Knott, the remaining defendant in the September 2014 attack on two gay men in Center City. Ms. […]