Justice for Don Belton

remembering a writer and friend

Impressions — from one of Don’s supporters

Below are the impressions of someone who attended a portion of Tuesday’s hearing (but who wishes to remain anonymous). The “girlfriend” testimony referred to below is that of Jessa [last … Continue reading

April 13, 2011

Notes on Jury Selection. Trial begins tomorrow

I would encourage any and all of Don’s friends and supporters to attend the trial this week, in room 313 of the Hall of Justice, at 7th and College. Opening … Continue reading

April 11, 2011 · 13 Comments

Jury selection begins Monday

After many delays, the trial is underway. Jury selection begins Monday 4/11. According to the Herald Times, more than 100 Monroe County residents are expected to be called for jury … Continue reading

April 9, 2011

Remembering Don

One year later, many of us have gathered together privately to honor our memories of Don. We were lucky to know him.

December 28, 2010 · 2 Comments

change of venue requested for michael griffin

Thanks to those who have let us know about some recent trial news. Here is the latest, according to the Herald Times: More than 20 news articles and reports on … Continue reading

October 16, 2010 · 6 Comments

An update on Don’s work

Thanks to Christoph Irmscher who sent this today: An update on Don’s papers and books: We have sorted through Don’s vast library, which the family kindly left to the English … Continue reading

August 8, 2010 · 1 Comment

from the Herald Times 6/21

A Marine veteran charged with stabbing Indiana University professor to death in his kitchen last December appeared in court Monday afternoon for a hearing that lasted just minutes. Special Judge … Continue reading

June 21, 2010 · 3 Comments

May 1 2010

It’s a strange thing to just go on with life, as one has to. Although this site may not always have constant activity, Don remains on our minds and in … Continue reading

May 1, 2010 · 1 Comment

Public Reading of Don’s Work (IU)

Next week, Wed. May 5, there will be a Celebration of Don Belton’s Life in Literature. This event, organized by Don’s students and Christoph Irmscher, will be held in the … Continue reading

April 29, 2010 · 7 Comments

Public Reading of Don’s Work

A public reading of Don’s work has been tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, May 5th, from 6:00-9:00 p.m.  The reading is currently scheduled to take place on the IU campus in … Continue reading

March 24, 2010