The victim's father called the convicted killer a "sewer rat," according to reports.
Nicholas Brooks, 27, faces life in prison after being convicted Thursday in the murder of Sylvie Cachay.
Sylvie Cachay's family wants to ensure her accused killer isn't entitled to money from his late father.
Shawni Lucier, 43, the assistant to Oscar-winning songwriter Joseph Brooks, was sentenced to four months in jail on Friday.
Nicholas Brooks may plead guilty to murdering his swimsuit designer girlfriend Sylvie Cachay.
Shawni Lucier, Joseph Brooks' assistant, pleaded guilty to helping him find vulnerable young women to prey upon.
Joseph Brooks' assistant Shawni Lucier will still face criminal charges connected to his alleged rapes despite his suicide.
Songwriter Joseph Brooks, 73, was reportedly found with a plastic bag over his head near a tube to a helium tank.
Sylvie Cachay's parents will attend a court appearance of her accused killer, Nicholas Brooks, according to a report.
Fashion designer Sylvie Cachay's boyfriend Nicholas Brooks allegedly fed her drugs before killing her.
Joseph Brooks is accused of sexually abusing 13 woman on his casting couch, and a dozen more have emerged.
Nicholas Brooks, 24, was arraigned on a second-degree murder charge in Manhattan Supreme Court on Tuesday.
Nicholas Brooks was charged with second-degree murder, according to an indictment filed last week.
Brooks attacked Sylvie Cachay after she tried to end their relationship, prosecutors said.
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