Crime

Ari Misha Ligett: Sentencing For Dismembering Mom Who Left Him Out of Her Will

Among 2012's most heinous crime was the murder of 56-year-old Beverly Liggett, whose body was dismembered, allegedly by her son, Ari Misha Liggett. On Monday, a jury found Liggett guilty, and this afternoon, he'll be sentenced for a slaying said to have been motivated by his discovery that Beverly had disinherited him.

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