Few have delved into who the Ramsey family really is—and what they did before and after Jon Benet’s death.Tidbits from their lives cast suspicion everywhere—and might hold the key to cracking the case.Before he met Patsy, John Ramsey had married his college sweetheart, an elementary education major named Lucinda Pasch, in 1966.The two were married for 12 years and had three children together: Elizabeth, Melinda, and John Andrew. In 1992, Elizabeth’s car careened into an oncoming truck on the interstate, killing her and her boyfriend.Since Jon Benet’s death, her family has been entangled in controversy.
", casting doubt on the involvement in the case of an intruder and asserting that each member of the Ramsey family in the house "may have been involved at least as an accessory after the fact" ( The Daily Camera reports for the first time that the grand jury investigating Jon Benet's death in 19 had secretly voted to indict both John and Patsy Ramsey on charges of child abuse resulting in death — but then-DA Alex Hunter refused to sign the indictment, believing he could not prove the case beyond a reasonable doubt ( Article. Jon Benet's parents: How an indictment became an "exoneration." In-depth discussion of the 1999 grand jury indictment and DA Mary Lacy's subsequent exoneration of the Ramseys in 2008. Judge rules that the court will release grand jury indictment about the Ramseys. In response to a lawsuit brought by Daily Camera reporter Charlie Brennan and the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, a judge unseals the unprosecuted grand jury indictments in the Ramsey case ( case timeline).
’ and we’d say, ‘Well, the next time you go to the supermarket, call the manager over when you see our child’s photo on the front cover and ask them to remove it,’” John recalled of trying to protect his son.
“A lot of them did it.” Though the family members were cleared by the courts, District Attorney Stanley L.
Tragedy has brought the father of slain child beauty queen Jon Benet Ramsey and the mother of missing teen Natalee Holloway together for what they insist is friendship - but looks like a lot more.
John Ramsey, 63, and Beth Holloway Twitty, 46, met at a Colorado fund-raiser in December and have became "friends," said Ramsey's lawyer Lin Wood.