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William Balfour Found Guilty Of Murder Of 3 Members Of Jennifer Hudson's Family

CHICAGO, IL - MAY 11: Michele Davis-Balfour (C) shields her face as she leaves the Cook County Courthouse after learning her son William Balfour had been found guilty in the October 2008 shooting deaths of the mother, brother and nephew of Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson's May 11, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. Balfour, the ex-husband of Hudson's sister, has been convicted on all of the counts against him, including three counts of first-degree murder, one count of home invasion, one count aggravated kidnapping, one count residential burglary, and one count possession of a stolen motor vehicle. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Jennifer Hudson family murder

The man convicted of gunning down the mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew of Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Hudson was sentenced to life in prison July 24.