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Dateline NBC producing story on Henning trial

(Albuquerque) In this story’s featured photo, Dateline NBC correspondent Keith Morrison interviews seven members of the jury that convicted Linda Henning of murdering and kidnapping Girly Chew Hossencofft. The interview took place Saturday, July 26, inside the courtroom where the trial unfolded last fall. The air date for Dateline’s hour-long story on the Henning trial has […]

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Miller pleads guilty to three counts of attempted tampering

(Albuquerque) The trial of William “Bill” Miller ended before it ever reached opening statements. Jury selection was interrupted with a surprise development; a plea bargain. Mr. Miller pleaded guilty this morning to three misdemeanor counts of attempted tampering with evidence. Direct links to media stories on Miller plea bargain Albuquerque Journal story:

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Jury selection underway in Miller trial

(Albuquerque) A panel of 50 prospective jurors convened in State District Court Judge Richard Knowles’ courtroom at 1:30 Monday afternoon as the process of selecting a jury (voix dire) began in the case of State of New Mexico vs. William “Bill” Miller. When the day began, Mr. Miller was facing five counts of evidence tampering […]

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Henning’s sentence: 73 years

  (Albuquerque) Linda Henning has spent three and half years behind bars waiting to learn her fate. The answer finally came from District Court Judge W. John Brennan on Friday, April 18, 2003. Brennan sentenced the convicted murderer to a life sentence plus 43 years. In New Mexico, a life sentence is 30 years. Last […]

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Hossencofft Web site back online

Book in the works (Albuquerque) Mark Horner’s Web site dedicated to the Girly Chew Hossencofft murder case is back in action. After taking this Web site offline nearly four weeks ago, several people wrote that they were disappointed that it was no longer available. Some even e-mailed their questions about the case to Horner (this […]

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“Welcome” Court TV viewers

(Albuquerque) After more than three years since her disappearance and murder, the story of Girly Chew Hossencofft finally finds a national audience this week. Court TV begins airing five consecutive days of the Linda Henning murder trial this morning. Henning is one of three people who were charged in connection with Girly’s death. As Court […]

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