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110: It's Always the Husband: The Michael Morton Story

110: It's Always the Husband: The Michael Morton Story

Update: 2021-01-1113
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In 1986, a young mother was brutally murdered in her Austin, Texas home, early in the morning, while still sleeping in her bed. Her husband had left for work at 5:30 am. Her three year old son was left alone in the house. Unfortunately, the night before, her husband had become disappointed when his wife had been too tired to make love. Michael Morton loved his wife, but he left a note for her that would definitely sting any wife. And based mainly on that note alone, corrupt investigators made sure he spent 25 years in prison for the murder of his wife, Christine Kirkpatrick Morton.


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Comments (2)

BC

Holy shit, Sergeant Wood fucked the whole investigation up. He is the definition of corruption in law enforcement. A lazy investigator.

Jan 12th
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BC

The lawyers and prosecutors seemed incredibly unethical.

Jan 12th
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110: It's Always the Husband: The Michael Morton Story

110: It's Always the Husband: The Michael Morton Story

Erica Kelley