The Murdaugh Murders

A double murder, a suicide plot and potentially millions stolen from clients — A South Carolina lawyer, born into a legal dynasty, is on trial this week and faces life in prison. Richard "Alex" Murdaugh, once a pillar of the community who enjoyed the trappings of wealth, power and status, has been accused of the 2021 killings of his wife and son and over 100 other crimes. Learn more about the case that has gripped the nation, from the trial to the three other deaths connected to his family.

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