Martin MacNeill Martin MacNeill en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 01 Dec 2015 00:00:01 MST Tue, 01 Dec 2015 22:32:38 MST Newspapers Martin MacNeill, convicted in wife's 2007 death, appeals A Utah doctor convicted of killing his wife in a case that became a true-crime cable TV obsession is appealing. Wed, 24 Jun 2015 17:24:50 MDT 59-year-old MacNeill to get parole hearing in 37 years Martin MacNeill, who is serving a sentence of 15 years to life at the Utah State Prison for killing his wife, Michele... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:31:09 MDT Martin MacNeill files appeal of murder conviction Martin MacNeill, sentenced to prison a little over a week ago for the 2007 murder of his wife, has filed an appeal. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:49:43 MDT Martin MacNeill gets maximum sentence for murder that 'shocks the conscience' Seven years after overmedicating his wife and drowning her in a bathtub, Martin MacNeill was given the maximum sentence... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:21:52 MDT 'Living nightmare' almost over for daughters as MacNeill is sentenced in abuse case Martin MacNeill was sentenced Monday to one to 15 years in prison for sexually abusing his adult daughter in 2007. She called... Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:10:00 MDT Sentencing for MacNeill murder conviction set for Sept. 19 Ten months after being found guilty of killing his wife, Martin MacNeill has a sentencing date. On Sept. 19, MacNeill will be... Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:15:00 MDT Judge: Disclosing promises to witnesses wouldn't have swayed jury in MacNeill murder trial A judge has ruled Martin MacNeill won't get a new trial but will be given a sentencing date next week for murdering his wife. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:52:12 MDT Judge grants yet another delay in Martin MacNeill case The sentencing for Martin MacNeill was delayed Monday pending a motion to dismiss filed by his attorney. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:19:30 MDT Martin MacNeill guilty of sex abuse For the second time in eight months, Martin MacNeill has been convicted in 4th District Court. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:00:00 MDT Sex abuse trial of Martin MacNeill begins in Provo The sex abuse trial of convicted murderer Martin MacNeill got underway Wednesday with the alleged victim, MacNeill's adult... Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:58:19 MDT Judge mulling request for new trial in Martin MacNeill murder case A judge in Provo is weighing whether to grant Martin MacNeill a new murder trial after defense attorneys argued that... Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:59:25 MDT Doctor guilty of killing wife faces sex-abuse case Prosecutors say a Utah doctor accused of sexually assaulting an adult female relative acknowledged the act and said he... Mon, 16 Jun 2014 23:06:16 MDT Martin MacNeill found competent; both murder and abuse cases can proceed Martin MacNeill was found mentally competent at a court hearing Monday. The determination allows both a pending murder... Mon, 05 May 2014 16:03:52 MDT Martin MacNeill's attorney indicates one report found man competent, another not finished Months after a judge requested a competency evaluation for Martin MacNeill, the man's attorney indicated that one of two... Mon, 28 Apr 2014 15:39:08 MDT 'Keep going,' Alexis Somers tells fellow crime victims at annual conference Alexis Somers, daughter of convicted murderer Martin MacNeill, spoke to survivors of trauma, first responders, counselors,... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:45:00 MDT 5 months after murder conviction, Martin MacNeill's fate still up in the air Five months after a jury convicted Martin MacNeill of drugging and drowning his wife, the one-time Pleasant Grove doctor... Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:00:00 MDT Martin MacNeill 'struggling' in jail, attorney says Martin MacNeill, who was convicted in November of killing his wife, returned to a Provo courtroom Monday to answer to charges... Mon, 06 Jan 2014 17:55:00 MST Martin MacNeill claims witness lied, wants murder conviction thrown out Attorneys for Martin MacNeill, convicted in November of murdering his wife, want his conviction thrown out because they say a... Thu, 02 Jan 2014 12:35:00 MST Judge grants Martin MacNeill two-month delay in sex abuse case Convicted murderer Martin MacNeill will get a two-month delay before he faces his next legal hurdle. A judge on Monday... Mon, 18 Nov 2013 17:44:41 MST Letter: Jury duty Sun, 17 Nov 2013 00:00:00 MST Convicted killer Martin MacNeill still faces other legal battles Martin MacNeill plans an appeal of his conviction on murder charges in connections with his wife's death. He also faces a... Thu, 14 Nov 2013 17:25:00 MST Jury: Martin MacNeill's 'heartless' nature, circumstantial evidence added up to murder A combination of circumstantial evidence and Martin MacNeill's "heartless" nature led jurors to find him guilty of murdering... Wed, 13 Nov 2013 22:15:00 MST Martin MacNeill timeline A look at major developments in the life and case of Martin MacNeill, who was convicted early Saturday of murdering his wife... Sat, 09 Nov 2013 18:40:00 MST Mother's words became MacNeill daughter's quest for justice Five days before her death, Michele MacNeill expressed concerns to her daughter that her father may try to harm her. That... Sat, 09 Nov 2013 01:20:00 MST Martin MacNeill verdict: Guilty of both counts of murder, obstruction of justice Sat, 09 Nov 2013 01:17:16 MST Martin MacNeill committed an 'almost perfect murder,' prosecutor tells jury Martin MacNeill used his wife’s plastic surgery as the cover for committing an “almost perfect murder”... Fri, 08 Nov 2013 22:30:00 MST Martin MacNeill defense calls just 4 witnesses; jury to be handed murder case Friday Attorneys for Martin MacNeill mounted his defense with just four witnesses on Thursday, relying on the testimony of a... Thu, 07 Nov 2013 13:00:00 MST 'I'm getting away with murdering my wife,' Martin MacNeill allegedly told inmate Martin MacNeill gave his wife drugs, got her in a tub and held her head underwater because she stood “in the way”... Wed, 06 Nov 2013 12:25:00 MST 'They can't prove it,' Martin MacNeill allegedly told 3 when asked if he'd killed wife Three federal inmates who served time with Martin MacNeill in Texas told a jury on Tuesday that the former doctor denied the... Mon, 04 Nov 2013 20:05:00 MST Michele MacNeill died of drowning, not heart disease, prosecution expert says Michele MacNeill inhaled a large amount of water and died from drowning, not heart disease, a forensic pathology expert told... Fri, 01 Nov 2013 17:24:57 MDT Medical examiner: Evidence in Michele MacNeill's death insufficient for 'homicide' finding None of the facts or circumstances surrounding Michele MacNeill’s death provided sufficient evidence to conclude the... Thu, 31 Oct 2013 11:05:00 MDT MacNeill daughter: Mom was upbeat, taking few meds just before she died Michele MacNeill was in good spirits, recovering well and taking few painkillers the day before she died, her daughter and... Wed, 30 Oct 2013 10:45:00 MDT Martin MacNeill mistress sent suggestive texts on day after his wife's death The woman who prosecutors say was the motive for a murder plot told jurors Tuesday she texted suggestive photographs of... Mon, 28 Oct 2013 14:10:00 MDT Mistress says affair with former doctor accused in wife's murder was casual fling An affair between Martin MacNeill and his former mistress started more than a year before his wife's alleged murder, but the... Fri, 25 Oct 2013 10:35:00 MDT Daughter says Martin MacNeill insisted on autopsy of mother's body, feared police investigation An emotionally distraught Rachel MacNeill testified against her father Thursday, saying he insisted an autopsy be conducted... Thu, 24 Oct 2013 10:50:00 MDT Martin MacNeill directed wife's drugs be flushed after her death, woman testifies Hours after his wife’s death, Martin MacNeill had her remaining prescription drugs counted, documented and flushed down... Wed, 23 Oct 2013 14:45:00 MDT Martin MacNeill was erratic, 'hysterical' on day of wife's death, witnesses say On the day Martin MacNeill’s wife was found dead in the bathtub of their Pleasant Grove home, his behavior was... Tue, 22 Oct 2013 06:35:00 MDT Prosecutors use bathtub as courtroom prop in MacNeill murder trial Utah County prosecutors used a bathtub as a courtroom prop on Friday to demonstrate how the body of a former beauty queen was... Fri, 18 Oct 2013 11:10:00 MDT Natural death or murder plot? Jurors hear 2 views as Martin MacNeill trial begins As the murder trial began Thursday, defense attorneys told jurors Michele MacNeill died of natural causes, not murder.... Thu, 17 Oct 2013 14:15:00 MDT Martin MacNeill will mount alibi defense as murder trial begins Thursday Martin MacNeill was at work or shuttling his daughter between home and school on the morning his wife was found dead in the... Wed, 16 Oct 2013 11:10:00 MDT Jury selection underway in Martin MacNeill murder trial Jury selection began Tuesday in the trial of a former Pleasant Grove physician charged with murder in the 2007 bathtub death... Tue, 15 Oct 2013 11:50:00 MDT Years of deception culminate in murder trial for Pleasant Grove doctor accused in wife's death Nearly six years after suspicion and lies began to unravel what seemed like a perfect family life, a former Pleasant Grove... Mon, 14 Oct 2013 17:15:00 MDT Judge mulls lengthy list of motions in Martin MacNeill's murder case With the monthlong trial of a Utah County doctor accused of murdering his wife just two weeks away, a 4th District judge... Mon, 30 Sep 2013 18:55:00 MDT Prosecutors can proceed in murder case against Martin MacNeill, judge rules A judge on Monday declined to disqualify the Utah County Attorney's Office from prosecuting the case of a Pleasant Grove... Mon, 12 Aug 2013 11:50:00 MDT Judge declines to disqualify prosecutors from Martin MacNeill case, another motion still pending A judge will not disqualify the Utah County Attorney's Office from the prosecuting the case of Martin MacNeill, a Pleasant... Mon, 29 Apr 2013 15:36:20 MDT Judge declines to dismiss Martin MacNeill murder case, but will consider disqualifying prosecutors A judge on Tuesday threw out a motion to dismiss the murder case against a Pleasant Grove doctor accused of killing his wife.... Tue, 05 Mar 2013 17:28:01 MST Attorneys for Martin MacNeill want his murder charge thrown out Attorneys for a Pleasant Grove doctor charged with murdering his wife filed a motion Monday to dismiss the case. In the... Mon, 17 Dec 2012 13:20:00 MST Pleasant Grove doctor accused of killing wife wants more info about his alleged crime Defense attorneys for a Pleasant Grove doctor accused of murdering his wife in order to be with his mistress want more... Wed, 14 Nov 2012 17:09:58 MST 5-week trial set for Pleasant Grove doctor Martin MacNeill after he pleads not guilty in wife's death A five-week trial has been set for March in the case of a Pleasant Grove doctor charged with murder in his wife's 2007 death. Mon, 22 Oct 2012 16:48:21 MDT Martin MacNeill's actions showed 'evidence of a guilty mind,' judge says After five full days of testimony and a morning of arguments, a judge declared that much of what Martin MacNeill did... Thu, 11 Oct 2012 15:03:13 MDT