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Media Coverage

In an effort to keep the EMU community as informed as possible, we've aggregated this list of media coverage on the death of student Julia Niswender and the investigation being conducted by the Ypsilanti Police Department. We will add stories as they are published.

March 18, 2015

1.James Turnquist bond is loweredWTVG - Toledo
2.Family divided after stepfather's child porn charges, named person of interest in murderFox2 Detroit
3.Judge lowers bond for stepdad of slain EMU studentDetroit Free Press

March 17, 2015

1.The latest on James TurnquistWDIV
2.Update on slain student's stepfatherWJR
3.Bond lowered for stepfather of slain EMU student in child pornography caseAnn Arbor News - MLive
4.'She's spitting lies,' says Julia Niswender's aunt about grandmother's commentsAnn Arbor News - MLive
5.Dad of slain EMU student has bond cut on porn chargeDetroit News
6.Bond lowered for Monroe County man facing child porn chargesWDIV TV4

March 13, 2015

1.Update on arrest of stepfather of EMU studentWTVG (ABC) Toledo, Ohio
2.Judge won't lower bond for stepdad of slain EMU studentThe Detroit News
3.Turnquist denied bond reductionWJR
4.Police continue to investigate TurnquistWJBK TV2

March 12, 2015

1.Family divided by suspicions in EMU student's deathBattle Creek Enquirer
2.Family divided by suspicions in EMU student's deathLivingston Daily News
3.Report: Julia Niswender's family remains divided as stepdad to appear in courtAnn Arbor News - MLive
4.Child porn defendant, person of interest in Eastern Michigan student's murder remains jailedWDIV TV4
5.James Turnquist denied bond reductionWXYZ TV7
6.Stepfather due in court today; remains a person of interestFox 2 News
7.Stepfather due in court today in case of possessing sexually abusive material; Remains a person of interest in death of stepfatherWJR
8.Judge won't lower bond for stepdad of slain EMU studentDetroit Free Press

March 6, 2015

1.Michigan man's child porn arrest might lead to more details on his stepdaughter's unsolved murder (with video)New York Daily News

March 5, 2015

1.Julia Niswender's stepdad was home when police believeGrand Rapids Press - Mlive
2.Grandmother of slain EMU student: Family is dividedWDIV TV4
3.Julia Niswender's stepfather named person of interest in 2012 homicideAdvisor & Source Newspapers (Macomb County, Mich.)
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