David Camm's 3rd murder trial set to begin Monday

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by Amy Stallings

WHAS11.com

Posted on August 12, 2013 at 7:27 AM

Updated Thursday, Mar 13 at 12:10 PM

BOONE COUNTY, Ind. (WHAS11) -- Nearly 13 years after his family was found murdered in the garage of their Georgetown home, a former Indiana State trooper is set to go on trial for a third time.

Jury selection is expected to begin Monday in the murder trial of David Camm.

The high-profile trial is being held in Boone County – moved from Floyd County where the crime took place.

WHAS11's Maggie Ruper will provide complete coverage and will tweet updates throughout the trial. Follow us on Twitter @whas11 or #whas11camm.

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A basic break down of the Camm case:

September 28, 2000
-Kim Camm, 35, Bradley, 7, and Jill, 5 , were found with gunshot wounds in the garage of their Georgetown, Ind. Home.

-David Camm was arrested sometime after that plea to the killer.

January 14, 2002
-David Camm’s first trial started in Floyd County.

March 17, 2002
-The jury found David Camm guilty of murder.

August 2004
-The Indiana Court of Appeals overturned the conviction. The court overturned the conviction citing grounds that testimony from multiple women claiming Camm had affairs with them or propositioned by him had biased the jury.

-David Camm was arrested sometime after that plea to the killer.

January 14, 2002
-David Camm’s first trial started in Floyd County.

March 17, 2002
-The jury found David Camm guilty of murder.

August 2004
-The Indiana Court of Appeals overturned the conviction. The court overturned the conviction citing grounds that testimony from multiple women claiming Camm had affairs with them or propositioned by him had biased the jury.

March 2005
-Charles Boney was arrested and charged with murder and conspiracy to commit murder. Boney was tried and found guilty of murdering the Camm family and conspiracy to commit murder in January 2006. Boney was sentenced to 225 years in February 2006.

January 17, 2006
-David Camm’s second trial started in Warrick County, Ind. Prosecutor Keith Henderson argued Kim had discovered David was molesting Jill and he killed his family to cover that up.

March 3, 2006
-David Camm was found guilty for the second time of murder. He was sentenced to life in prison without parole on March 29.

June 2009
-The Indiana Court of Appeals reversed David’s second conviction due to the allowance of speculative evidence and argument that David Camm molested Jill.

December 2009
-Floyd County Prosecutor Keith Henderson filed charges for the third time against David Camm making him face a third trial.

November 2011
-The Indiana Court of Appeals on Tuesday ordered a special prosecutor to be appointed for the third trial of David Camm, saying Keith Henderson's plan to write a book about the case created an "irreversible" conflict of interest.

February 2012
-A special prosecutor, former Vanderburgh County prosecutor Stan Levco, was appointed to the third David Camm trial.

October 2012
-David Camm’s third trial was moved to Boone County, Ind.

May 2013
- The judge gave permission for the defense team to do its own DNA testing on a shirt worn by David Camm the day his wife and children were killed.

August 9, 2013
- New Camm DNA evidence will be allowed at third trial. His defense and Camm's family says it clears his name.

Editor's note: Camm was not employed with the Indiana State Police when his family was murdered.
 

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