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Jury begins deliberations in Martin MacNeill murder trial

Posted in The MacNeill Story on November 8th, 2013 by admin – Be the first to comment

Courts » Jury consisting of five men, three women will decide whether Utah doctor killed his wife in 2007

By Jessica miller| The Salt Lake Tribune

Provo • The question of whether Martin MacNeill killed his wife at their Pleasant Grove home six years ago is now in the hands of jurors. After four hours of closing arguments from prosecutors and defense attorneys, the jury left the courtroom to begin deliberations at 1:55 p.m. Following 13 days of testimony, Deputy Utah County Attorney Chad Grunander on Friday began his closing argument by telling the 4th District Court jury: “The defendant carried out a cold and calculated plan to murder his wife.”

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MACNEILL TRIAL Neighbors, first responder take the stand in Martin MacNeill murder trial

Posted in The MacNeill Story on October 23rd, 2013 by admin – Be the first to comment

Jury selection starts Tuesday; prosecutors say motive was younger woman.

By JessicaMiller | The Salt Lake Tribune

Michele MacNeill, the mother of eight children and a former beauty queen, seems an unlikely candidate to have been killed in her own bathtub. While her husband, a well-known Utah County doctor who also has a law degree, seems just as unlikely in the role of murder suspect.

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