bench trial

Murder/Arson Case Goes to the Judge
A verdict could come as early as June 29 in the case of a Johnson City man accused of setting a revenge arson fire at an apartment house on Floral Avenue in 2015 that killed 4 and 3 year old brothers.
Harris Waives Jury Trial
Former Owego car dealer Calvin Harris will not go before a jury in his fourth murder trial in the disappearance of his wife 14 and a half years ago, opting, instead, for a bench trial.