Harvey Updyke trial http://apr.org en Hearing to Determine Restitution for Auburn Trees http://apr.org/post/hearing-determine-restitution-auburn-trees <p>A judge will hold a hearing to determine whether University of Alabama fan Harvey Updyke should pay Auburn University about $1 million for poisoning its landmark oak trees.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The Opelika-Auburn News (http://bit.ly/12RVcdW ) reports that Circuit Judge Jacob A. Walker III scheduled the hearing for Sept. 18.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The hearing is to determine whether Updyke must pay restitution for killing the trees at Toomer's Corner. Auburn fans traditionally rolled the trees with toilet paper after a big win.<br> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 13:17:06 +0000 The Associated Press 34449 at http://apr.org Hearing to Determine Restitution for Auburn Trees Updyke Due in Court for Auburn Tree Case http://apr.org/post/updyke-due-court-auburn-tree-case <P>University of Alabama fan Harvey Updyke is due in court for a hearing leading up to his trial on charges of poisoning Auburn University's landmark oak trees.</P> <P>Lee County Circuit Judge Jacob A. Walker III scheduled a hearing for Wednesday.</P> <P>Walker is set to consider several motions filed by lawyers in the case, possibly including a defense request to move the trial outside of Lee County.</P> <P>Prosecutors also have asked the court to revoke Updyke's bond.</P> <P>Updyke is set for trial April 8 on charges of poisoning Auburn's oak trees at Toomer's Corner. Wed, 13 Feb 2013 12:26:45 +0000 The Associated Press 24870 at http://apr.org Updyke Due in Court for Auburn Tree Case Mental Evaluation Done, Updyke Free from Custody http://apr.org/post/mental-evaluation-done-updyke-free-custody <DIV> <P>The Alabama football fan charged with poisoning Auburn University's landmark oak trees is free from custody following the completion of a mental evaluation.</P> <P>A Lee County judge has released Harvey Updyke into the supervision of his daughter in Louisiana now that the psychiatric testing is done.</P> <P>The Opelika-Auburn News (<A href="http://bit.ly/QtiQwJ"><U><FONT color=#0000ff>http://bit.ly/QtiQwJ</FONT></U></A> ) reported Friday that the judge scheduled a competency hearing for Updyke for Dec. 10 in Opelika. Fri, 30 Nov 2012 14:27:02 +0000 The Associated Press 21392 at http://apr.org Mental Evaluation Done, Updyke Free from Custody Hearing Set in Auburn Tree-Poisoning Case http://apr.org/post/hearing-set-auburn-tree-poisoning-case <P>Court officials in Lee County say a University of Alabama fan is due in court for a hearing on charges that he poisoned Auburn University's landmark oak trees at Toomer's Corner.</P> <DIV> <P>Circuit Judge Jacob A. Walker III scheduled a hearing for Thursday for Harvey Updyke.</P> <P>Officials won't reveal what the hearing is about, citing a judge's gag order to limit publicity about the case.</P> <P>Updyke is currently set for trial next month on charges of poisoning the trees. Thu, 27 Sep 2012 13:26:20 +0000 The Associated Press 18475 at http://apr.org Hearing Set in Auburn Tree-Poisoning Case