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Nancy Grace, Defendant?


The former prosecutor might find herself back in court

Relatives of a mother who committed suicide after CNN’s Nancy Grace aggressively questioned her about the disappearance of her son sued the network and the talk-show host Tuesday, accusing Grace of pushing the woman over the edge.

Melinda Duckett shot herself to death on Sept. 8, one day after taping a segment on Grace’s CNN Headline News show in which Grace interrogated Duckett about her whereabouts on the August day that 2- year-old Trenton Duckett was reported missing. The network aired the segment after Melinda Duckett’s death.

As distasteful as I find Grace’s show, it appears that the deceased had bigger problems:

Investigators have since named Melinda Duckett as the prime suspect in his disappearance.

More at the Smoking Gun.


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