Aaron Schaffhausen

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Talking Points: Schaffhausen Insanity Trial

Aaron Schaffhausen has already pleaded guilty to the stabbing murders of his three daughters at their River Falls home last summer. But what are the chances he will actually be found insane?

04/07/2013

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‘Potential Threat’ During Schaffhausen Trial On Friday Boosts Security

After an apparent potential threat on Friday during the Aaron Schaffhausen trial, Monday will see an increase in security, according to a statement from authorities.

04/06/2013

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Esme’s Blog: The Schaffhausen Evidence

In the first hours of jury selection in Aaron Schaffhausen’s insanity trial, a prospective juror raised her hand and said she could not be impartial. She said she believed Aaron Schaffhausen had to be insane because of the crime he had committed; stabbing to death his daughters ages 11, 8 and 5.

04/06/2013

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Schaffhausen’s Co-Workers Say He Spoke Of Killing His Kids

Defense attorneys in the Aaron Schaffhausen trial put 11 witnesses on the stand in their effort to prove he was insane when he killed his three daughters.

04/05/2013

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Mother Gives Emotional Testimony In 3rd Day Of Schaffhausen Trial

The Aaron Schaffhausen trial moves into its third day in Hudson, Wis. Wisconsin on Thursday as prosecutors will continue making their case.

04/04/2013

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Mother Of 3 Murdered Girls Testifies In Schaffhausen Trial

The mother of three little girls who were murdered in Wisconsin last year testified Wednesday in the first phase of her ex-husband’s murder trial.

04/03/2013

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Schaffhausen ‘Expressionless’ As Chilling 911 Call Plays

An agonizing 911 call from the mother of three girls who were murdered by their father was played in a Hudson, Wis. Courtroom Tuesday.

04/02/2013

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Good Question: How Does An Insanity Defense Work?

Studies show the insanity defense is used in less than 1 percent of cases and only about a quarter of those cases are successful.

04/02/2013

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Schaffhausen Trial For Daughters’ Deaths Begins Monday

A Wisconsin father who admitted to killing his three little girls is heading to trial Monday.

03/31/2013

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Schaffhausen Pleads Guilty To Deaths Of 3 Daughters

A Wisconsin father accused of killing his three young daughters has pleaded guilty to three charges of first-degree intentional homicide, but is maintaining his insanity claim.

03/28/2013

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Schaffhausen Plea Change Rescheduled For Thursday

The River Falls, Wis. man, accused of killing his three daughters last July, was expected to change his plea to guilty in a Wisconsin court on Wednesday. Instead, no plea was made.

03/27/2013

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Schaffhausen May Change Plea In Daughters’ Deaths

The River Falls, Wis., man accused of killing his three daughters plans to change his plea to guilty in a Wisconsin court on Wednesday.

03/26/2013

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Schaffhausen Unlikely To Take Stand In Upcoming Trial

Aaron Schaffhausen sat silently in the St. Croix County courtroom as Judge Howard Cameron admonished both sides. With the homicide trial set to begin in one month, the judge wants both prosecution and defense attorneys to keep their cases focused and to the point.

03/01/2013

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Judge: Schaffhausen Must Undergo 2 Psychiatric Examinations

A judge has ordered a Wisconsin man accused of killing his three young daughters to undergo two separate psychiatric examinations prior to the beginning of his trial.

02/20/2013

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Judge Demands Info On Schaffhausen’s Mental Health

The father accused of killing his three daughters in River Falls, Wis. last summer made another appearance in court on Thursday.

01/31/2013

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Schaffhausen Enters Insanity Plea, Judge Denies Change Of Venue

A judge has accepted a father’s plea of not guilty by reason of mental disease and defect, after he was accused of killing his three daughters in their River Falls, Wis. home.

01/17/2013

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Man Accused Of Killing 3 Daughters Enters Insanity Plea

The father accused of killing his three daughters in their River Falls, Wis. home entered an insanity plea on Wednesday, according to officials.

01/16/2013

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Schaffhausen Misses Deadline For Insanity Plea

The deadline for Aaron Schaffhausen to enter a not guilty plea by reason of “insanity” has come and gone. The Dec. 14 deadline was set by St. Croix County circuit court Judge Howard Cameron.

12/14/2012

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Defense Wants Evidence Removed Of Father ‘Sobbing’ After Murders

Aaron Schaffhausen once again showed no emotion as he was brought into the courtroom in shackles. The Defense is trying to get some evidence thrown out, including an interview where Schaffhausen sobbed when he was first arrested.

12/03/2012

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Talking Points: The Aaron Schaffhausen Murder Case

There will be another hearing in the murder case against Aaron Schaffhausen Monday in Hudson, Wis. Schaffhausen is accused of murdering his three young daughters this summer.

12/02/2012

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Heated Exchanges Over Deadlines In Schaffhausen Hearing

A father accused of murdering his three daughters in western Wisconsin headed to court Wednesday.

11/21/2012

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Schaffhausen Mother Asks Realtor To Take House Off Market

A grieving mother asks the realty company to take the house where her three daughters were killed off the market.

11/20/2012

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Judge Rules On Evidence Dispute In Schaffhausen Trial

A man accused of murdering his three daughters returned to court in Wisconsin Thursday afternoon.

09/20/2012

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Man Accused Of Killing 3 Daughters Back In Court Thursday

A man accused of murdering his three daughters is scheduled to return to court in Wisconsin on Thursday.

09/20/2012

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Jail Officials Reportedly Worried Schaffhausen Will Commit Suicide

Court documents show officials are worried the father accused of killing his three daughters may try to commit suicide while in jail.

08/29/2012

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