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Murder For Hire Plots – Oregon by Margaret LaPlante

April 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join author Margaret LaPlante and hear about some of the most egregious murder for hire plots that have occurred in Oregon in the past fifty years. Including: a woman who killed the hitman her husband hired to kill her, the execution-style murder of two adults and two young children, a family who was placed in protective custody due to a contract on their lives, a woman who hired two hitmen to wire her husband’s car with dynamite, the contract killings for two police detectives, the murder for hire of a young mother, and the conspiracy to kill the US Attorney for the District of Oregon.

Margaret’s other books include: Oregon’s Most Notorious Crimes 1900-1955, Unique Oregon, A Unique Southern Oregon, Oregon’s Most Notorious Crimes 1950-1999, Abandoned Jackson County – Towns Lost to Time, Abandoned Chinatowns – Northern California, Images of America: Crater Lake National Park, Images of America: Eagle Point, Images of America: Josephine County, and Images of America: Jacksonville.

Also, to be released in the spring of 2023: California’s Most Notorious Crimes 1950-1999 and Murders, Mysteries, and Misdemeanors – Washington State.


April 17
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


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