Harvey Updyke Auburn trees poisoned 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 Auburn Council Sets Date for Toomer's Oaks Removal http://apr.org/post/auburn-council-sets-date-toomers-oaks-removal <P>The Auburn City Council has set April 23 as the date when the iconic Toomer's Oaks at Auburn University will be removed.</P> <P>The Opelika-Auburn News reports removal of the trees will require closing city streets in the area.</P> <P>City Manager Charlie Duggan said the removal has tentatively been set for 7 a.m. Thu, 21 Mar 2013 11:40:10 +0000 The Associated Press 27104 at http://apr.org Auburn Council Sets Date for Toomer's Oaks Removal 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 Toomer's Oaks to be Removed After April Game http://apr.org/post/toomers-oaks-be-removed-after-april-game <DIV> <P>An Auburn University official says the iconic Toomer's Corner oak trees will likely be removed a few days after an April 20 football game.</P> <P>Auburn University students and the public will get one final chance to roll the dying Toomer's Oaks before they are removed after the A-Day football game.</P> <P>Dan King, Auburn's assistant vice president of facilities, says tells the Opelika-Auburn News (http://bit.ly/XO3wsy) that trees will likely be removed within a week or two following the game.</P> <P>Earlier this month, Auburn announced the trees would be removed but didn't say w Mon, 04 Feb 2013 13:28:59 +0000 The Associated Press 24297 at http://apr.org Toomer's Oaks to be Removed After April Game