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  1. 'Justice was finally served on the monster:' Man guilty of killing girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    ELIZABETH -- A man accused of stabbing and running over his on-and-off girlfriend, dismembering her body and leaving the remains in garbage bags by the side of a road in Newark was found guilty Wednesday by a jury. After a dramatic trial that stretched more than a month, Matthew Ballister was convicted of murder, desecration of human remains, burglary, weapons offenses and hindering his own apprehension in the Oct. 22, 2013, death of April Wyckoff in the driveway of his Union Township home.

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  2. How did dismembered N.J. woman die? Jury hears conflicting theoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    ELIZABETH -- A 47-year-old man charged with killing his girlfriend stabbed her, put her under his Hummer while she was unconscious and drove over her body before dismembering it in his garage, a prosecutor said. Matthew Ballister placed his on-and-off girlfriend, April Wyckoff, under the truck in the driveway of his Union Township home while she was unconscious or nearly dead before driving over and killing her, Assistant Prosecutor Scott Peterson said.

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  3. Women who love murderers too muchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | NewsReview.com

    Related stories this week: Scott is hot! A herd of salivating media. High-priced lawyers who sign autographs.

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  4. Now Mama Allred Is Going After Harvey WeinsteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | The Daily Caller

    Famed attorney Gloria Allred is holding a press conference Monday to unveil a new Harvey Weinstein accuser. It's the least she can do since her daughter, Lisa Bloom , tried to mess with a lifetime of work repping women who have allegedly been harassed, abused, drugged and assaulted by men.

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  5. Docuseries seems to suggest Scott Peterson didn't kill LaciRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | SFGate

    Investigators said Tuesday, April 15, 2003, that it will take days or even weeks to determine whether the body of a woman that washed up on a Northern California shoreline is that of Laci Peterson, the expectant mother who disappeared on Christmas Eve. The body and that of an infant boy were found a few miles from the Berkeley marina where Petersons husband told police he had gone fishing on Christmas Eve.

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  6. Scott Peterson: Was He Plotting to Murder Amber Frey, Too?Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 21 | The Hollywood Gossip

    Despite the grisly details of Laci Peterson's murder and Scott Peterson's conviction and death sentence, there are still a few people out there who believe that Scott Peterson is innocent. We wonder what his defenders will think of the news that Scott Peterson allegedly planned to murder his mistress , too.

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  7. 'Missing White Woman Syndrome' May Explain Why FBI...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | NewsOne

    But the petition's chances of success were bleak at best for a number of reasons, including this week's announcement this week that the federal agency would sit this one out. The move placed the investigative burden on the local, embattled Rosemont Police Department to provide answers for how Kenneka Jenkins ended up being found frozen to death inside a storage freezer at a four-star hotel.

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  8. Also, Laci Peterson series wraps, the WWE comes to Oakland, and 'Being Mary Jane' airs finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Campbell Reporter

    "America's Got Talent" : It has all come down to this. The Top 10 finalist perform at The Dolby Theater for your votes one last time.

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  9. Judge rules the Calaveras County jury pool not tainted against KarlsenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | The Union Democrat

    A change of venue motion submitted by Karl Karlsen's defense counsel was denied during a Friday hearing at the Calaveras County Superior Court. Karl Karlsen, 56, has been accused of setting a fire at his Murphys home in 1991 that killed his wife, Christina Karlsen, and collecting $200,000 in life insurance.

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  10. The New Scott Peterson? Man Busted in Death of Pregnant Girlfriend,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Tyler Tessier was all broken up at an emotional press conference four days ago in Maryland, but cops now believe he is the killer, and his tears were all an act. At the time, Tessier's pregnant girlfriend, Laura Wallen, of Olney, Md., was missing and he was making a public appeal, even holding hands with his girlfriend's mom as they announced a $25,000 reward for information leading to her safe return.

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  11. 10 True Crime Shows to Watch This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | RollingStone

    From a missing D.C. intern to evil twins to the latest take on Robert Durst, the best true-crime shows to watch out for Sorry, Making a Murderer fans - season two of Netflix's explosively popular true crime series still doesn't have a release date. The documentary's subjects, Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey - whose convictions for the murder of photographer Teresa Halbach were the focus of season one - are both awaiting court decisions on their requests for new trials.

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  12. Man charged in death of his pregnant girlfriend unlikely to face additional charges for unborn childRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Tyler Tessier is charged with killing his pregnant girlfriend, Laura Wallen. Authorities say it is highly unlikely he will face additional charges for the death of the unborn child.

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  13. How Police Say Scott Peterson Reacted to Wife's Disappearance, Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Yahoo!

    After his pregnant wife Laci Peterson disappeared in 2002, police say Scott Peterson kept his cool and called his then-mistress from Laci's vigil. Nightline, television's most esteemed late-night news program provides viewers with in-depth reporting on the major stories in the news. See More

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  14. Amber Frey Says She Has No Regrets a Decade After Scott Peterson AffairIn Touch WeeklyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Yahoo!

    It's been more than 10 years since Amber Frey was thrust in to the spotlight after she was revealed as the ellusive mistress of Scott Peterson during his time on trial for the first- and second-degree murders of his wife, Laci, and their unborn son Conner . The young, attractive blonde became a witness in the trial - and immediately, the public became infatuated with the 42-year-old, whose testimony instantly became one of the key points of the trial.

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  15. Cash, Viagra Pills and a Knife: What Police Found in Scott Peterson's Car After His 2003 ArrestPeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Former investigators say Scott Peterson 's car contained sleeping pills, a gun, a knife, camping gear and sleeping pills, among other things, immediately after his arrest in 2003. "I suspected Scott when I first met him," Buehler said.

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  16. Amber Frey remembers recorded calls with Scott Peterson: 'I was shaking'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Amber Frey, the California woman who was romantically involved with Scott Peterson, talked to ABC about secretly working with police to help convict the now 44-year-old San Quentin prisoner of murdering his pregnant wife and unborn son. Scott Peterson has served 12 years of his sentence after the remains of his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn son, Conner Peterson, were found a day apart in April 2003 on the shoreline of San Francisco Bay.

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  17. TV Picks for Thursday, Sept. 14: 'Better Things' premieres; 'Beat Shazam' wraps up seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Season-two premiere of comedy-drama about a struggling actress and single mom raising three daughters, starring Pamela Adlon, also co-creator of the critically acclaimed comedy series, along with former "Lucky Louie'' co-star Louis C.K. 10 p.m. Thursday on FX. "Love Connection," 9 p.m. : Season finale; a billionaire who keeps his wealth a secret dates a store manager, a content creator, and a charity's manager; a waitress dates a PE teacher, a bartender and a business analyst.

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  18. Cocaine, a scream for help, 5 bags of body parts: Dismemberment trial beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    That mostly unintelligible phone call, placed by April Wyckoff minutes before she died, spurred a days-long hunt for her remains that closed with only parts of her being found. To this day, authorities say, Wyckoff's full body has not been recovered.

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  19. TV tonight: Laci Peterson murder case recalled in ABC specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    "Truth and Lies: The Murder of Laci Peterson : ABC News presents a two-hour documentary about the famous murder case before a ruling on the appeal that could get convicted killer Scott Peterson, who was Laci's husband, a new trial. On Christmas Eve, December 24, 2002, Laci mysteriously vanished from their home in Modesto.

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  20. Also, Pamela Adlon's hilarious FX comedy 'Better Things' returns for Season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    "Truth and Lies: The Murder of Laci Peterson : ABC News presents a two-hour documentary about the famous murder case before a ruling on the appeal that could get convicted killer Scott Peterson, who was Laci's husband, a new trial. On Christmas Eve, December 24, 2002, Laci mysteriously vanished from their home in Modesto.

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