Close Court upholds Warner Robins woman's murder conviction Bernie O'Donnell , WMAZ 12:40 PM. EDT April 22, 2014 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST Georgia's Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of a Warner Robins woman convicted of killing her husband three years ago.In 2011, police said Ebony Passion Smith shot Brian Smith to death in their Jay Road home. Then she tried to kill herself with medication.According to her appeal, Ebony Smith wanted to be tried by a judge rather than a jury. But prosecutors refused.On Tuesday, citing previous decisions, the state's court unanimously said that the Houston district attorney had the right to demand a jury trial.Last year, Ebony Smith was convicted of eight charges, including murder. She was sentenced to life with the possibility of parole. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Mary Jane Stewart in Houston County jail What's going on with Sandy Beach Water Park? Nick Malloy speaks about life-changing wreck Dash Cam video from I-75 accident in Monroe Nick Malloy sings on 5th anniversary of paralyzing car wreck WFAA Breaking News Cheryl White's friends reflect on 1975 murder A stranger emailed me a warning about blood clots. Days later, my friend died from one. 2017 International Cherry Blossom Parade watchers Dash Cam video from I-75 accident in Monroe County More Stories Man charged with trafficking cocaine after Crisp… Mar 29, 2017, 12:01 p.m. Shots fired outside US Capitol after driver tries to… Mar 29, 2017, 9:45 a.m. Cheryl White's cousin: "It wasn't a good idea for… Mar 28, 2017, 7:04 p.m.