Brian Gene Nichols is known for his escape and killing spree in the Fulton County courthouse in Atlanta, Georgia on March 11, 2005. Nichols was on trial for rape when he escaped from custody and murdered the judge presiding over his trial, a court reporter, a sheriff's deputy and later a federal agent. After a large-scale manhunt was launched in the metropolitan Atlanta area, Nichols was taken into custody 26 hours later. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
Brian Nichols has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2011 video.