Top 10 Newsmakers 2013

Dr. Martin MacNeill


In November this year, Dr. Martin MacNeill was found guilty by a Utah jury on grounds of drugging and drowning his wife, as well as pursuing an affair with a woman he just met online. The 50 year old doctor was initially found guilty of first degree murder and obstruction of justice six years ago, April 11, 2007 to be exact, as well as for the death of his former beauty queen wife Michele MacNeill who was 50 when she died. Just this month, he got hospitalized after attempting to kill himself in jail with a razor, reported the Utah County Sheriff’s Office where he grabbed the number 10th spot of the newsmakers of 2013.