Saturday, March 24, 2012

Sandra Jessee gets life without parole for having her ailing husband murdered by hit man to avoid paying for cancer treatment and to Claim Insurance

A money-grabbing wife was sentenced to life imprisonment for setting up the murder of her cancer-stricken third-husband to cash in on his insurance and because she was tired of caring for him.

Sandra Jessee, of Placenta, California, was convicted of murder for financial gain last year after hiring a hit man to stab her husband Jack in 1998, the same year he was diagnosed with colon cancer.

Described as tender and trusting by family members, Jack underwent surgery and was recovering when he returned to the hospital for an emergency surgery due to an infection, Murray said.

When a nurse tried to show Sandra Jessee how to help her husband with a colostomy bag that he would need to use temporarily, she refused to listen.

'She was sickened by that,' Murray said. Read More