Grand Jury had actually voted to indict her partents
(NEWSER) – Another major decade-old case is getting fresh press thanks to a Boulder Daily Camera exclusive. As the paper reports, the district attorney's Oct. 13, 1999, announcement that the grand jury investigation into the death of JonBenet Ramsey had concluded without "sufficient evidence to warrant a filing of charges against anyone" omitted one big fact. The grand jury had actually voted to indict someone: John and Patsy Ramsey. The charge would have been "child abuse resulting in death," and it would have had them face a sentence of as many as 48 years, but then-DA Alex Hunter wouldn't sign the indictment.
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