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Blood Brothers: The Inside Story of the Menendez Murders (Onyx True Crime ; Je 547)

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Discusses the murders of a rich L.A. businessman and his wife by their two sons, who used a defense of child abuse to obtain a mistrial.
Mass Market Paperback, 392 pages
Published February 1st 1994 by Onyx (first published January 1st 1994)
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Fishface
Nov 15, 2016 Fishface rated it liked it
This wasn't half bad -- it did a good job of covering the basics of this case -- but I found myself longing for more. Apparently the author didn't have access to anyone really connected to the case -- like the accused killers -- and so couldn't give us much more than we saw in the papers.
Colleen
Nov 03, 2016 Colleen rated it really liked it
***Some spoilers herein*** Of the two books published about this case (each concluding at the end of the first trial, which ended in deadlocked juries) this is the more detailed one. As with "Bad Blood" by Don Davis, this book could use an update as well.

What I will say is that the authors, while they have their opinions regarding the murders of Jose and Kitty Menenedez, try and for the most part to show both sides of the story, or at least what is known. The Menendez family had its secrets, per
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