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September 17th, 2012
05:55 AM ET

The Cold Case of Dr. Jeffrey MacDonald

In 1979, Dr. Jeffery MacDonald was convicted of murdering his pregnant wife and 2 daughters. Famed filmmaker Errol Morris tells Randi Kaye about why he believes MaDonald didn’t get a fair trial.


Filed under: Anchors • Randi Kaye
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  1. Greg

    If you look at the blood evidence it shows his guilt. Helena Stokely was a very disturbed drug addict that could be convinced of anything.

    September 17, 2012 at 1:39 pm |
  2. deadspam

    Back then, NO DNA testing was available. It is now... Just do the retest - if it's NOT his, then someone else had to be there. End of story. Plus, they['d have a DNA profile they can run against everyone on file. Maybe they'd get a match...

    September 24, 2012 at 5:33 pm |
  3. CarolinaKate

    In addition to DNA testing being unheard of at the time, the MPs on the scene were all over the house, and didn't preserve the crime scene. Evidence was lost and mishandled, chain-of-command fell apart, the list goes on and on...

    September 30, 2012 at 10:24 am |

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