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Friday, Nov 4, 2011

Weston Didn't Kill Va. Woman: Cops

Weston Didn't Kill Va. Woman: Cops

Va. authorities say investigation into death of woman under the care of Linda Weston shows she died of meningitis.

Friday, Oct 28, 2011

Basement Horror Suspects Face New Charges

Basement Horror Suspects Face New Charges

Weston, Wright and McIntosh were arraigned Thursday for the abuse of a 19-year-old relative. Weston and Wright were held on $2 million bail. McIntosh is being held on $1 million.

Friday, Oct 28, 2011

Judge Put Niece in Ringleader's Custody

Judge Put Niece in Ringleader's Custody

A new and strange twist comes to light Thursday in the basement of horror case.

Thursday, Oct 27, 2011

Casey Criticizes SSA Over Philly Basement Case

Casey Criticizes SSA Over Philly Basement Case

Pa. Senator Calls for Social Security Administration to close possible loopholes.

Thursday, Oct 27, 2011

Another Victim of So-Called Basement Horror Mastermind?

Another Victim of So-Called Basement Horror Mastermind?

Linda Weston, the alleged mastermind behind the house of horrors, could also be connected to the death of a West Philadelphia woman in Virgina in 2008. Authorities are investigating the claim.

Wednesday, Oct 26, 2011

Basement Horror Suspect Surprised by Charges

Basement Horror Suspect Surprised by Charges

Jean McIntosh is shocked by the charges she faces.

Wednesday, Oct 26, 2011

Abuse Suspect 'Shocked' by Charges: Lawyer

Abuse Suspect 'Shocked' by Charges: Lawyer

The lawyer for Jean Mcintosh, one of the four people accused of holding four disabled adults captive in a basement, claims his client is "shocked and surprised" that she has been charged.

Monday, Oct 24, 2011

Basement Horror: Weston's Attorney Speaks About Client's State of Mind

Basement Horror: Weston's Attorney Speaks About Client's State of Mind

Ringleader of the basement horror case Linda Weston is said to be in good spirits according to her lawyer George Yacobuian who appeared in court today.

Monday, Oct 24, 2011

Basement 'Ringleader' Lethargic, Fatigued

Basement 'Ringleader' Lethargic, Fatigued

The lawyer for Linda Ann Weston says that she does not seem to understand the seriousness of the charges against her, as preliminary hearing was set Monday

Monday, Oct 24, 2011

Basement Horror Suspects Face Court Monday

Basement Horror Suspects Face Court Monday

The suspects are set to make their first court appearances in Philly on Monday on charges of kidnapping and false imprisonment of four mentally ill patients.

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