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Cold Case: Kathleen Smith murder 10/5/1984 Tucson, AZ *Robert Ortloff convicted, sentenced to life in prison*

Kathleen Smith
Kathleen Smith

Twenty-three years after Kathleen Smith’s storied Tempe murder, a footprint will loom large in her alleged killer’s upcoming trial
Bombshell: The explosive backstory in the Robert Ortloff murder trial may be more fascinating than the case itself
Prison informer testifies in ’84 case
Jurors convict Robert Ortloff in Kathleen Smith’s murder
Tempe man convicted in 1984 murder
24-year wait for justice: Killer to be sentenced
State of Arizona v Robert S. Ortloff 2003 (conviction and sentence affirmed)

Motives & Murders: Cracking The Case: Bad for Business

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One Response

  1. This is a story of intrigue, murder, and greed. These people were all a bunch of psychopaths and sociopaths, not just Mr. Ortloff, but Mr. Schibler, the Subway franchisee; David Smith, Kathleen’s father; and Mr. Tokar, the former prosecutor turned wife killer, These are folks who would do anything for money. As a matter of fact, I don’t think it would have made much of a difference if they had convicted Mr. Schibler instead of Mr. Ortloff.

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