At the time of Dan Markel’s death, his ex-wife Wendi Adelson had asked for and been denied permission to move with their sons to South Florida.
Three people have been charged for Markel’s murder.
Three people have been accused of working to kill Markel, but many suspect that the family of his ex-wife ordered the hit.
Katherine Magbanua is one of three people charged in Markel’s 2014 death, which allegedly was a murder for hire paid for by Markel’s former in-laws.
Katherine Magbanua and Sigfredo Garcia are already indicted for Markel’s July 2014 murder.
Dan Markel was a respected legal academic who wrote about crime and punishment — until he became a victim when he was murdered in his garage.
The mystery-shrouded murder of Florida law professor Dan Markel is back in the spotlight.
Cellmate says Sigfredo Garcia said earlier this year that he did “not believe he himself could be saved.”
“Not a week goes by that one of the neighbors doesn’t ask or comment, ‘What’s going on?’,” said Markel’s neighbor Reggie Garcia.
Luis Rivera, another suspect, was sentenced last October. Garcia will start trial early next year, on January 22nd.