Trials to Watch

• A capital murder trial is underway in Judge Scott Wisch’s 372nd District Court. Defendant Thomas Olivas, 31, is accused of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend, Mechelle Gandy, and setting her Arlington apartment on fire, killing their 1-year-old son, Asher Olivas. Assistant District Attorneys Kevin Rousseau and Tamla Ray are prosecuting the case. Olivas is being defended by attorneys Tim Moore and Joette Keene.

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