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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.

August 3, 2015

1.Mistrial declared in Turnquist caseWJBK TV2
2.Update on Turnquist mistrialWDIV TV4
3.Mistrial declared in Turnquist caseMonroe News - AP
4.Report: Child porn case for stepfather of slain EMU student ruled a mistrialAnn Arbor News - MLive
5.Child pornography trial begins for slain EMU student's stepfatherAnn Arbor News - MLive

May 18, 2015

1.Trial begins June 29 for stepfather of late EMU studentWXYZ TV7
2.Stepdad of Julia Niswender headed to trial on child porn chargesAnn Arbor News - MLive

April 28, 2015

1.Niswender award suspendedMonroe News - Associated Press

April 24, 2015

1. Reward suspended in Julia Niswender homicide investigationAnn Arbor News - MLive

March 27, 2015

1.Turnquist pleads not guilty in a separate caseWDIV TV4
2.Arraignment today for James Turnquist for child pornographyWJR
3.Turnquist to be arraignedWJR

March 24, 2015

1.3 moms forge bond after losing daughtersDetroit News

March 18, 2015

1.Stepfather has posted bond; tearing family apartWJBK Fox2 Detroit
2.James Turnquist bond is loweredWTVG - Toledo
3.Family divided after stepfather's child porn charges, named person of interest in murderFox2 Detroit
4.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
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