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Sentenced in old murder

John Carlin III sits Friday in an Anchorage courtroom during his sentencing for the 1996 slaying of Kent Leppink. Carlin was sentenced to 99 years in prison for being the trigger man in a plot with former stripper Mechele Linehan to kill Leppink...

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John Carlin III sits Friday in an Anchorage courtroom during his sentencing for the 1996 slaying of Kent Leppink. Carlin was sentenced to 99 years in prison for being the trigger man in a plot with former stripper Mechele Linehan to kill Leppink...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012008/sta_20080120026.shtml
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Jury finds Carlin guilty of murder

...roommate and romantic rival. Sound off on the important issues at John T. Carlin III, 50, was charged with killing Kent Leppink, 36, a crime that authorities said came at the urging of a woman they both hoped to marry, former stripper Mechele...

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Alaska Digest

...Carlin, 28, testified Wednesday that he saw his father, John Carlin III, cleaning a pistol with bleach shortly after Kent Leppink was shot to death in 1996. According to prosecutors, Carlin and Leppink were two of the three men engaged to former...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031607/sta_20070316032.shtml
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Former stripper convicted of murder in fiance's death

...Sound off on the important issues at Mechele Linehan, 35, was charged with conspiring with another fiancé to kill Kent Leppink, who was shot three times in 1996 on an isolated trail 90 minutes outside Anchorage. Linehan exhibited no emotion...

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Sister testifies at murder trial

...who testified at the trial of John Carlin III, says her sister, Mechele Linehan, told her that her former fiance, Kent Leppink, got what he deserved. Carlin and Linehan are accused of conspiring to murder Leppink to get the proceeds from a...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032507/sta_20070325020.shtml
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Alaska to retry Linehan for '96 murder

...earlier this month, state Attorney General Dan Sullivan said Monday. Mechele Linehan was convicted in 2007 of killing Kent Leppink. Prosecutors have claimed she was inspired by watching the 1994 movie "The Last Seduction," in which a femme fatale...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022310/sta_566537137.shtml
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Murder prosecution wraps up cold case

...circumstantial evidence. Criminal charges were filed after the Cold Case Unit of the Alaska State Troopers investigated. Kent Leppink's body was found near Hope in May 1996. He had been shot in the cheek, back and front. No weapon was ever found...

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Son of Alaska inmate beaten to death in prison sues state

...death in prison. John Carlin III was convicted in 2007 with his former fiancee, Mechele Linehan, in the death of Kent Leppink. Carlin died in late 2008 after being beaten three times by other inmates. His son, John Carlin IV, alleges in a...

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Former stripper appeals Alaska killing conviction

...evidence about her career as a stripper. She was convicted in 2007 of conspiring with a man in love with her to kill Kent Leppink in 1996 for $1 million in life insurance money. Now 37, she is serving a 99-year sentence. Leppink, a commercial...

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