"It was a complete and total shock to me," Hernandez's lawyer said of his death.
Such damage has been seen only in people over 46. He was 27.
Hernandez ended his life in prison in April.
Christy Mack said she would fear for her life if Jonathan Paul Koppenhaver is released.
Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez tells TV's 'Dr. Phil' that she and the former NFL star 'were going up a ladder to a positive direction.'
The unlikely pair have a novel titled "The President Is Missing" due out in June 2018.
Little, Brown and Company will publish the best-selling author's second book of nonfiction in early 2018.
Convicted robber says Hernandez promised him a custom-made $47,000 watch.
Boston University researchers will study the former New England Patriots player's brain for signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.
Synthetic marijuana has been around since the early 2000s and has affected people from NFL players to the homeless.
Authorities say the former NFL star left behind three notes before taking his life—one to his fiancée, one to his daughter and a third to a prison boyfriend.
Death by suicide is an issue in U.S. prisons and especially so in Massachusetts.
The former New England Patriots star was found dead in his prison cell on Wednesday.
Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, who was convicted last month of murdering an acquaintance in 2013, was charged on Monday with the non-fatal shooting of a man believed to be a witness to another murder of which Hernandez is accused.
Hernandez could appeal the decision, his lawyers are reportedly known for successful appeals.