July 24, 2006
Richard Knight, 35
(Knight, left, with defense lawyer Sam Halpern)
Date of incident: June 28, 2000
Location: Coral Springs, Broward County
Date of sentencing: March 28, 2007
Victims: Odessia Stephens, 24, and Hanessia Mullings, 4.
Description: Stephens, who was six weeks pregnant, was in bed with her daughter, Mullings, when Knight pounced on them and stabbed both of them to death. Knight was a close friend who had been staying with the family until a few days earlier.