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Pitt Researcher’s Lawyers Argue Some Evidence Should Be Thrown Out

Pretrial motions are underway in the case of a University of Pittsburgh researcher who is accused of poisoning his wife.

07/10/2014

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Jury To Be Brought In From Dauphin Co. To Hear Cyanide Poisoning Case

The jury hearing the case against Dr. Robert Ferrante, the Pitt medical researcher accused in the cyanide poisoning death of his wife, will be chose from Dauphin County.

05/27/2014

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Out-Of-County Jury To Be Used In Trial For Doctor Accused Of Wife’s Cyanide Death

Dr. Robert Ferrante will still be tried in the Allegheny County Courthouse, but the jury that will hear his case will come from a different county.

05/06/2014

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Judge To Rule On Frozen Assets In Cyanide Poisoning Case

A judge is expected to decide today whether to unfreeze the financial assets of a Pitt medical researcher accused in the poisoning death of his wife.

02/10/2014

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Court Filings Raise Questions About Assets Of Husband Accused In Cyanide Poisoning

When Dr. Robert Ferrante’s assets were frozen last summer after he was charged in the cyanide poisoning death of his wife, Dr. Autumn Klein, it was estimated the couple’s joint accounts totaled about $900,000 and that Ferrante individually has access to about $2.5 million.

02/05/2014

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Police Ask To Look Into Doctor’s Google Search After Wife’s Poisoning Death

There was a bombshell Friday in the case of a doctor accused in the cyanide death of his wife.

01/10/2014

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Unsealed Documents Reveal New Details In Cyanide Poisoning

Newly-released documents are revealing a possible motive in the cyanide poisoning death of a local neurologist.

11/07/2013

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Pitt Researcher Going To Trial For Wife’s Poisoning Death

The Pitt researcher accused of poisoning and killing his wife with cyanide in April will go to trial.

10/04/2013

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Investigators Seek Info On Cyanide Death From Newspaper

A new development in the case of a local researcher accused in the poisoning death of his wife.

07/30/2013

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Husband Accused In Wife’s Poisoning Pleads Not Guilty

University of Pittsburgh medical researcher Dr. Robert Ferrante has arrived back in Pittsburgh from West Virginia, where he was arrested last week.

07/30/2013

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Doctor Accused Of Poisoning Wife Waives Extradition

The University of Pittsburgh researcher who is accused of his wife’s cyanide poisoning death has waived extradition.

07/29/2013

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Husband To Waive Extradition In Wife’s Cyanide Poisoning Death

A defense attorney says a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher plans to waive extradition on charges of having fatally poisoned his neurologist wife with cyanide.

07/28/2013

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DA’s Affidavit Lays Out Case Against Husband Accused In Cyanide Poisoning

Shortly after Dr. Autumn Klein died, investigators knew it was due to cyanide poisoning. The question is, why.

07/26/2013

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Police Work To Extradite Doctor Charged With Poisoning Wife

Police are working to extradite University of Pittsburgh researcher Robert Ferrante from West Virginia, where he was arrested.

07/26/2013

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Medical Researcher Accused In Wife’s Death Arrested In W. Va.

Dr. Robert Ferrante, a prominent UPMC researcher, was arrested Thursday evening by state police in West Virginia after his car was stopped when police executed a rolling traffic stop.

07/25/2013

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