Defendant Ariel Castro in trial Monday for the killing of his mother, Maria Hernandez, in Hialeah in January 2011. He is pleading not guilty by reason of insanity. He is flanked by defense lawyers Erica Gerstin (left) and Damaris Del Valle, of the Public Defender’s Office.
Defendant Ariel Castro in trial Monday for the killing of his mother, Maria Hernandez, in Hialeah in January 2011. He is pleading not guilty by reason of insanity. He is flanked by defense lawyers Erica Gerstin (left) and Damaris Del Valle, of the Public Defender’s Office. David Ovalle Miami Herald
Defendant Ariel Castro in trial Monday for the killing of his mother, Maria Hernandez, in Hialeah in January 2011. He is pleading not guilty by reason of insanity. He is flanked by defense lawyers Erica Gerstin (left) and Damaris Del Valle, of the Public Defender’s Office. David Ovalle Miami Herald

Insanity defense for Hialeah man accused of murdering mother

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