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NC Supreme Court rejects Laurean appeal
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/30/2012 - 9:45pm.

A ruling by the N.C. Supreme Court will allow a wrongful death lawsuit against a former Marine convicted in the death of a pregnant colleague to proceed.

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NC appeals court upholds case of murdered Lejeune Marine
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/01/2012 - 9:49am.

A North Carolina appeals court is upholding the first-degree murder conviction of a former Camp Lejeune Marine who killed his pregnant colleague, then burned and buried her body in his backyard.

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Justices hear appeal of Marine convicted of killing pregnant comrade
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 11/16/2011 - 5:38pm.

A former Marine convicted of killing a fellow Marine wants his conviction overturned. Today the state court of appeals heard arguments from both sides in the case.

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Laurean's wife won't testify
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/17/2010 - 12:54pm.

North Carolina law bars prosecutors from forcing Christina Laurean, also a Camp Lejeune Marine, to testify against her husband.

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LAUREAN TRIAL: DNA results focus at pregnant Marine murder trial
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Tue, 08/17/2010 - 9:44am.

North Carolina prosecutors are expected to unveil DNA test results they believe points to an ex-Marine clerk accused of killing a pregnant colleague.

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SBI Agent: Sheriff used divining rod in Laurean's backyard
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 08/16/2010 - 11:42am.

A North Carolina investigator says a sheriff used a wire hanger as a divining rod to search for the buried corpse of a pregnant Marine.

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Cesar Laurean lands at ILM, facing murder charges in Onslow County
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 04/17/2009 - 10:13pm.

videoMarine Corporal Cesar Laurean was extradited to the US from Mexico today. He passed through Wilmington Friday night on his way to Onslow County where he faces murder charges in the death of Lance Corporal Maria Lauterbach.

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Autopsy used dental records to identify Lauterbach
Submitted by on Tue, 03/18/2008 - 6:50am.

An autopsy said a medical examiner used dental records to identify the charred body of a pregnant Marine killed last year in Jacksonville

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Onslow County investigators broadening search for Cpl. Cesar Laurean
Submitted by on Wed, 03/12/2008 - 6:29am.

Onslow County Investigators are now broadening their search for Corporal Cesar Laurean after spending the last two months focused on finding him in Mexico.

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