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Lawyer guilty of murdering former Bull’s ex-girlfriend, daughter

Attorney Frederick D. Goings was found guilty of fatally shooting the ex-girlfriend of former Chicago Bulls player Eddy Curry, and their daughter.

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A Chicago attorney was sentenced to life in prison Thursday for murdering the ex-girlfriend of former Chicago Bulls player Eddy Curry.

Frederick Goings was convicted of shooting Nova Henry, 24, and her 10-mont-old daughter to death in 2009.

Prosecutors said goings was motivated by money when Henry hired him in a child-support case against Curry.

Goings and Henry became lovers.

But Goings killed Henry and her daughter when she broke up with him and hired another lawyer.

Henry’s 3-year-old son, who is also Curry’s son, was unharmed.

A Chicago attorney will be sentenced Thursday for murdering the ex-girlfriend of former Chicago Bulls player Eddy Curry.

Frederick Goings was convicted of shooting Nova Henry and her infant daughter to death in 2009.

Prosecutors said goings was motivated by money when Henry hired him in a child-support case against curry.

Goings and Henry became lovers.

But goings killed Henry and her daughter when she broke up with him and hired another lawyer.

Henry’s 3-year-old son, who is also Curry’s son, was unharmed.

An attorney was found guilty of shooting to death the ex-girlfriend of former Chicago Bull Eddy Curry, and the couples’ infant daughter.

Frederick D. Goings, 40, was convicted on Tuesday of murdering 24 year-old Nova Henry and 10 month-old Ava back on January 24, 2009 in her condo in the South Loop. Henry was holding Ava at the time.

Henry had hired Goings in a child-support case against Curry. Prosecutors argued he killed her because their romantic relationship had ended, and she had hired another lawyer.

The jury reached their decision in just about four hours.

Henry’s family expressed their relief about the guilty verdict on Wednesday.

“We never doubted for justice that it would be served. Our hearts still ache knowing the last minutes of life were filled with such pain and fear,” said Yolan Henry, the mother and grandmother of the two victims.

WGN News Writer C. Hayes published this report.

An attorney was found guilty of fatally shooting the ex-girlfriend of former Chicago Bulls player Eddy Curry, and their daughter.

A jury convicted Frederick Goings of first-degree murder Tuesday night.

He was hired to represent Curry’s ex during a child-support case.

Nova Henry and her 10-month-old daughter were found dead in their home in Chicago back in 2009.

Her three-year-old son, who was also Curry’s son, was unharmed.

Prosecutors say Goings killed them when his romantic relationship with Henry ended.

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