FILE – In this Aug. 20, 2015, file photo, Brittany Pilkington, right, and her attorney, Marc Triplett, listen if a judge sets a bond in Bellefontaine, Ohio. A judge on Monday, 20 March 2017, gave the lawyer in the case of Pilkington, Ohio a woman accused of suffocating her three young sons out of jealousy at the attention her husband gave them a deadline of 15 May for the submission of additional movements. (AP Photo/Andrew Welsh-Huggins, File)
BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio – Lawyers in the case of an Ohio woman accused of suffocating her three young sons out of jealousy at the attention her husband gave them to have received the deadline for the filing of additional motions.
A right a May 15 deadline on Monday in the case of Brittany Pilkington. Lawyers for the 25-year-old Bellefontaine (behl-FOWN’-tihn) the woman said that they needed more time to prepare for trial. No trial date has been set.
Pilkington has pleaded not guilty to aggravated murder charges. The authorities claim that she murdered her toddler son and two babies on a 13-months in 2014 and 2015, and confessed to all three murders in a recorded interview with police.
Pilkington’s lawyers have unsuccessfully tried to get that video thrown in.
Bellefontaine is located approximately 60 miles (97 km) northwest of Columbus.