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Jennifer Brown trial resumes with focus on male visitors to apartments

For the first time, the security guard on trial for the teacher’s murder is allowed to speak in court. Continue Reading →

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Witness testimony heard in murder trial of American teacher

As the case finally gains momentum in Qatar, Brown’s family in Pennsylvania has said they are still being kept in the dark about what happened to their daughter. Continue Reading →

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One year on, no closure for family of American teacher murdered in Doha

The latest hearing in Jennifer Brown’s murder trial, in which a security guard in her building stands accused of killing her, has been postponed until January. Continue Reading →

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Doha court postpones trial for murdered American teacher until the fall

With reporting from Riham Sheble
A Kenyan man charged with killing a 40-year-old American teacher in her home will have to undergo a psychiatric evaluation before the court resumes hearing the case in September, Doha News has learned. The man, who appeared in a lower Doha court on Sunday, was previously identified as a security guard in Jennifer Brown’s building in Al Sadd. Shortly after the American teacher’s death last November, police arrested him, and he reportedly made a full confession. He remains in a Qatar jail. Lots of questions
Brown had moved to Qatar two months before her death to work as a teacher at the English Modern School in Wakra. Few details have emerged about the circumstances surrounding her demise, though relatives said her death was a “random act of violence.” Previous reports stated that when the suspect was apprehended, he carried money of hers on his person. Continue Reading →

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Report: If convicted, suspect in teacher’s killing faces death penalty

More details emerge about investigation into Jennifer Brown’s killing. Continue Reading →

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Updated: Suspect in custody for murder of American teacher in Qatar

A security guard in Jennifer Brown’s building has allegedly confessed to the crime. Continue Reading →

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