News Archive: Nicholas Markowitz murder

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Nicholas Markowitz

Nicholas Markowitz murder 8/8/2000 Santa Barbara, CA *The story behind the movie Alpha Dog*
Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Updates on those convicted*
Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Trial of Jesse James Hollywood to begin tomorrow; jury has been chosen*
Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Jesse James Hollywood called a coward in court; Why? Because he is, that is why*
Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Trial of Jesse James Hollywood continues*
Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Jesse James Hollywood takes the stand*
Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Jesse James Hollywood convicted of murder and kidnapping; still facing the death penalty*
Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Jury recommends Jesse James Hollywood be sentenced to life in prison*
Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Jesse James Hollywood sentenced to LWOP*

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The many faces of Jesse James Hollywood

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the other defendants

Movies/Documentaries
Fatal Encounters: A Brother’s Debt
Alpha Dog

Defendants
Jesse James Hollywood – convicted, sentenced to LWOP
Jesse Rugge – convicted, life with parole
Ryan Hoyt – (gunman) convicted, received death penalty
Graham Pressley – sentenced as a youth, incarcerated until age 25
William Skidmore – convicted, sentenced to 9 years with parole

INMATE INFORMATION

Name: HOLLYWOOD, JESSE JAMES
CDCR#: AC4442
Age: 32
Admission Date: 02/12/2010
Current Location: Calipatria

INMATE INFORMATION

Name: RUGE, JESSE TAYLOR
CDCR#: T69730
Age: 32
Admission Date: 10/11/2002
Current Location: Avenal

INMATE INFORMATION

Name: HOYT, RYAN JAMES
CDCR#: T84529
Age: 32
Admission Date: 03/4/2003
Current Location: San Quentin

Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Jesse James Hollywood sentenced to LWOP*

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Nicholas Markowitz

News Archive: Nicholas Markowitz murder
Jesse James Hollywood escapes death penalty in killing
Jesse James Hollywood gets life sentence in Santa Barbara murder
Jesse James Hollywood, who inspired ‘Alpha Dog,’ gets life in prison for Nicholas Markowitz murder
Wikipedia: Jesse James Hollywood
Murerpedia: Jesse James Hollywood


Jesse James Hollywood

Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Jury recommends Jesse James Hollywood be sentenced to life in prison*

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Nicholas Markowitz

News Archive: Nicholas Markowitz murder
Jesse James Hollywood Sentenced to Life
Impressions of a Juror
Jury recommends life in ‘Alpha Dog’ slaying

JJH going to sentencing
Jesse James Hollywood going to court

Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Jesse James Hollywood convicted of murder and kidnapping; still facing the death penalty*

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Nicholas Markowitz

News Archive: Nicholas Markowitz murder
Jesse James Hollywood convicted of first-degree murder and kidnapping
Jesse James Hollywood found guilty of murder, kidnapping
Hollywood convicted of murder, kidnap
Jesse James Hollywood Convicted

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Jesse James Hollywood mug shot

Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Jesse James Hollywood takes the stand*

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Nicholas Markowitz

News Archive: Nicholas Markowitz murder
Prosecution rests in Jesse James case
Jesse James Hollywood tells jurors his marijuana business was “always first”
Jesse James Hollywood Takes Stand In S.B. Trial
Jesse James Hollywood says he fled U.S. because he feared for his life
Jesse James Hollywood denies ordering teen’s death
Weapon produced in Hollywood trial
Jesse James Hollywood Testifies In Murder Trial
Hollywood Takes The Stand For A Third Day

JJ Hollywood
Jesse James Hollywood in court

Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Trial of Jesse James Hollywood continues*

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Nicholas Markowitz

News Archive: Nicholas Markowitz murder
Jesse James Hollywood Trial Coverage
Santa Barbara Witness Takes Stand in Hollywood Trial
More Santa Barbarans Testify in Hollywood Trial
The Trial Of Jesse James Hollywood

JJ Hollywood
Jesse James Hollywood in court

Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Jesse James Hollywood called a coward in court; Why? Because he is, that is why*

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Nicholas Markowitz

News Archive: Nicholas Markowitz murder
Jesse James Hollywood called coward at trial
Kidnap-murder trial opens for Jesse James Hollywood
Jesse James Hollywood Called Coward At Trial

JJ Hollywood
The face of a coward

Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Trial of Jesse James Hollywood to begin tomorrow; jury has been chosen*

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          Nicholas Markowitz

News Archive: Nicholas Markowitz murder
Jury Selection Begins In Hollywood Murder Case
Hollywood capital murder trial to start Friday
Long delayed ‘Alpha Dog’ murder trial set to begin

JJ Hollywood
  Jesse James Hollywood in court

Update: Nicholas Markowitz murder *Updates on those convicted*

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        Nicholas Markowitz

News Archive: Nicholas Markowitz murder
In Memory of Nicholas (website done by his parents)
Jesse James Hollywood
Many knew of teen kidnapping but failed to call the police
Hollywood v. Superior Court (People)
Deputy DA removed from Jesse James Hollywood murder case
The real story behind ‘Alpha Dog’
Infamous West Valley murder comes to big screen
Court clears ‘Alpha Dog’ for Friday premiere
Wanted Poster
Wikipedia: Murder of Nicholas Markowitz
Wikipedia: Jesse James Hollywood
Wikipedia: Jesse Rugge
Wikipedia: Ryan Hoyt
Man Convicted of Kidnapping in ‘Alpha Dog’ Murder Case Granted Parole
Kidnapping convict in Jesse James Hollywood case paroled
http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2013/10/17/parole-for-kidnapper-portrayed-in-alpha-dog-film/

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The many faces of Jesse James Hollywood

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the other defendants

Movies/Documentaries
Alpha Dog

Who’s who from the movie:

Zack Mazursky — Nick Markowitz – (Anton Yelchin) victim
Jake Mazursky — Ben Markowitz – (Ben Foster) brother, appears to have cleaned up his life, living day to day
Johnny Truelove — Jesse James Hollywood – (Emile Hirsch) convicted, sentenced to LWOP
Frankie Ballenbacher — Jesse Rugge – (Justin Timberlake) life with parole – paroled 10/22/2013
Elvis Schmidt — Ryan Hoyt – (Shawn Hatosy) gunman, received death penalty
Keith Stratten — Graham Pressley – (Chris Marquette) sentenced as a youth, incarcerated until age 25
Tiko Martinez — William Skidmore – (Fernando Vargas) 9 years with parole

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Nicholas Markowitz murder 8/8/2000 Santa Barbara, CA *The story behind the movie Alpha Dog*

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Nicholas Markowitz

News Archive: Nicholas Markowitz murder
FBI AND SANTA BARBARA AUTHORITIES SEEKING PUBLIC’S ASSISTANCE
IN LOCATING FUGITIVE JESSE JAMES HOLLYWOOD

Wikipedia
Unsolved Mysteries
In Loving Memory
Jesse James Hollywood’s Arraignment Postponed
and then Jesse James Hollywood Captured (below first story)

Fugitive in 2000 Slaying of Teen Found
Authorities arrest Jesse James Hollywood and then Jesse James Hollywood enters plea (below first story)
Jesse James Hollywood
**Update to this story**

Who’s who from the movie:

Zack Mazursky — Nick Markowitz – (Anton Yelchin) victim
Jake Mazursky — Ben Markowitz – (Ben Foster) brother, appears to have cleaned up his life, living day to day
Johnny Truelove — Jesse James Hollywood – (Emile Hirsch) convicted, sentenced to LWOP
Frankie Ballenbacher — Jesse Rugge – (Justin Timberlake) life with parole
Elvis Schmidt — Ryan Hoyt – (Shawn Hatosy) gunman, received death penalty
Keith Stratten — Graham Pressley – (Chris Marquette) sentenced as a youth, incarcerated until age 25
Tiko Martinez — William Skidmore – (Fernando Vargas) 9 years with parole

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Come and discuss this case (and many others) at my new discussion forum: Discussion Forum

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