Joe McGinniss http://wamc.org en Final Vision: The Last Word on Jeffrey MacDonald by Joe McGinness http://wamc.org/post/final-vision-last-word-jeffrey-macdonald-joe-mcginness <p>The Jeffrey MacDonald case is one of the most horrifying—and controversial—murder cases of its time, with chilling echoes of the Manson Family’s “Helter Skelter” killings: a handsome, Ivy League–educated Green Beret Army doctor accused of brutally stabbing and clubbing to death his pregnant wife and two young daughters in the middle of the night. MacDonald was eventually convicted and is serving three consecutive life sentences.</p><p>Perhaps no one is better qualified to address these questions than Joe McGinniss, who was first drawn into the story in 1979, when he began work on what became the definitive account of the case, <em>Fatal Vision</em>.</p><p> Fri, 04 Jan 2013 14:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 55055 at http://wamc.org Final Vision: The Last Word on Jeffrey MacDonald by Joe McGinness