Steven Avery: The Evidence that Raised Red Flags


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Samantha Ramsey


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Samantha Ramsey lawsuit settled; family gets $3.5 million, Sheriff’s department agrees to policy changes. (n.d.). NKyTribune | Northern Kentucky’s Newspaper.

*Bad Apple* Drew Peterson


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Stonewall Uprising of 1969


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Bad Apple Jon Burge


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Phil Holland

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Buddy Boys


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Keara Crowder


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Mini Bonus- Bent Badges


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Press, A. (2015, October 8). Police agencies spent $300K on Fox lake officer investigation so far. WNIJ and WNIU | Northern Public Radio.

Press, A. (2015, September 12). Slain police lieutenant was shot twice, officials say. WNIJ and WNIU | Northern Public Radio.

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