A jury will today begin its deliberations in the trial of a teenager accused of murdering two British tourists in Florida last year.
The trial of a teenager accused of shooting dead two Britons in Florida is to hear its first evidence today.
A teenager has appeared in court in Florida charged with killing a tourist from Northampton.
The teenager jailed for life for murdering a Northampton man in Florida may eventually be released after a landmark US court judgement.
James Kouzaris from Northampton was shot dead in Florida with his friend James Cooper in the early hours of April 16th 2011.
A year on, friends of the two young men have nearly finished a 2,200 mile relay around 92 football stadiums to raise money for a charity which wants to prevent violent crime.
Police in Sarasota say Florida is still a safe place to visit, despite the killing of a man from Northampton. 24-year-old James Kouzaris was on holiday in Florida with his friend James Cooper last year, when both were shot and killed.
The trial of 16-year-old Shawn Tyson will begin today in Sarasota in western Florida. He denies killing 24-year-old James Kouzaris from Northampton and his 25-year-old friend James Cooper from Warwick while they were on holiday in Sarasota in April 2011.