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Aaron Schaffhausen’s Ex Is Remarried, Pregnant

A mother whose three daughters were murdered by their father in northwestern Wisconsin is working to honor their memory, is remarried and is expecting a child. Jessica Peterson says she misses her girls a lot and will always carry the pain of their loss.

01/30/2014

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Judge Orders Schaffhausen To Pay Restitution To Ex-Wife

A judge has ordered the Wisconsin man who was convicted of killing his three daughters in Wisconsin to pay restitution to his ex-wife. Last year, Aaron Schaffhausen was handed three consecutive life sentences for the murders of 11-year-old Amara, 8-year-old Sophie and 5-year-old Cecilia at their River Falls home.

01/24/2014

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House Where 3 Daughters Were Murdered To Be Dismantled

The house where Aaron Schaffhausen murdered his three daughters will be deconstructed, according to the lender that currently owns the residence. Several local organizations volunteered their services to accomplish the task.

09/10/2013

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No Takers In Auction For House Where 3 Sisters Were Killed

The home where one of the most infamous murders in recent area history happened was on the auction block on Tuesday.

The opening bid for the River Falls, Wis., home — where the three Schaffhausen girls were murdered by their father — was $180,000.

08/13/2013

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Judge Gives Aaron Schaffhausen 3 Consecutive Life Sentences

The man who killed his three daughters in their River Falls, Wis. home was sentenced to three consecutive life sentences behind bars on Monday afternoon. The sentencing hearing for Aaron Schaffhausen was held in Hudson, Wis.

07/15/2013

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Wis. Man To Be Sentenced For Killing 3 Daughters

The man who killed his three daughters in their River Falls, Wis. home will hear his fate on Monday. A sentencing hearing for Aaron Schauffhausen is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. in Hudson, Wis.

07/15/2013

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Playground Designed To Honor Schaffhausen Sisters

This Friday will mark one year since a horrifying crime that rocked one Wisconsin community. Last year, Aaron Schaffhausen murdered his three daughters in their River Falls home. Amara was 11, Sophie was eight and their youngest sister Cecilia was five years old. Schaffhausen’s sentencing hearing is set for a week from Monday. To honor the girls’ memory, their mother, Jessica Schaffhausen, is trying to do something positive for the community. She wants to raise a $500,000 for what will be called the “Tri-Angels Playground.”

07/07/2013

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Weather Delays Start Of Schaffhausen Trial Thursday

Because of the winter storm, Aaron Schaffhausen’s murder trial started late Thursday morning.

04/11/2013

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Schaffhausen Doesn’t Testify, But Man Ex-Wife Dated Does

A father who admitted killing his three daughters in western Wisconsin won’t testify at his insanity trial, despite speculation going into Wednesday’s proceedings that he would.

04/10/2013

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Doctor: Schaffhausen Was In An ‘Abysmal Tunnel’ When He Killed

On Tuesday, more testimony is expected from medical experts in the insanity phase of Aaron Schaffhausen’s murder trial.

04/09/2013

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Doctor: Schaffhausen ‘Sane’ At Time Of Murders

Susan Allen described her son, Aaron Schaffhausen, as a little boy with big problems. He didn’t connect with adults and had very few friends.

04/08/2013

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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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Jury Selection Set In Schaffhausen Murder Case

Nine women and six men have been selected to serve on the jury in the trial of a Wisconsin man accused of killing his three daughters.

04/01/2013

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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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