News about the investigation, trial and sentencing of Joseph Edward Duncan for the 2005 kidnap, torture and murder of 9-year-old Dylan Groene of Coeur d’Alene; the murders of Dylan’s mother, mother’s fiance and 13-year-old brother; and the kidnapping and molestation of Dylan’s then-8-year-old sister Shasta.
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016, 2:05 p.m.
Shasta Groene wants sex offenders to spend life behind bars
Shasta Groene, who was kidnapped from her North Idaho home by serial killer Joseph Edward Duncan in May 2005, has started a
Wed., March 2, 2016, 4:03 p.m.
Supreme Court denies Duncan appeal in 2005 kidnapping, murder of Dylan Groene
The U.S. Supreme Court has let stand a ruling that convicted killer Joseph Duncan was mentally competent when he waived his right to appeal his death sentence for killing three …
Sat., March 28, 2015
Judge rejects Joseph Duncan’s death penalty appeal
Federal judges have rejected efforts to spare killer Joseph Duncan from the death penalty. A three-judge panel of the 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Friday that a district …
Wed., March 18, 2015
Ninth Circuit Court considers Duncan’s competency in death penalty appeal
Convicted murderer Joseph Duncan made it very clear he didn’t want to appeal his triple death sentence, U.S. Attorney for Idaho Wendy Olson told the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of …
Sat., Dec. 7, 2013
Serial killer Joseph Duncan is mentally competent, federal judge rules
BOISE – A federal judge has cleared the way for serial killer Joseph Duncan’s execution for the 2005 kidnapping, torture and murder of a 9-year-old North Idaho boy, ruling that …
Bill Douglas / Duncan sentencing
Kootenai County prosecutor reacts to Joseph Duncan’s death sentence on “On the Record with Rebecca Mack.”
Amber Deahn / Duncan sentence
Amber Deahn, the waitress at Denny’s who spotted Joseph Duncan with Shasta Groene, reacts to Joseph Duncan’s death sentence on “On the Record with Rebecca Mack.”
Betsy Z. Russell / after Duncan sentencing verdict
Boise reporter Betsy Z. Russell follows up on Joseph Duncan’s death sentence on “On the Record with Rebecca Mack.”
Darlene Torres / Duncan sentencing, part 2
Darlene Torres, Dylan Groene’s grandmother, reacts to the death sentence given to Joseph Duncan.
Darlene Torres / Duncan sentencing, part 1
Darlene Torres, Dylan Groene’s grandmother, reacts to Joseph Duncan’s death sentence.
Fri., Oct. 30, 2015, 10 a.m.
Shasta’s Story: Shasta Groene’s new path 10 years after tragedy
Hers is a name never forgotten by most North Idaho residents. Q6 has the following story chronicling her tumultuous journey over the past 10 years. The once-traumatized little girl is …
Fri., March 27, 2015, 12:56 p.m.
9th Circuit dismisses Duncan’s appeal of death sentence
The 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has rejected claims from attorneys for multiple murderer Joseph Duncan that the killer was incompetent to waive appeals of his death sentence, and …
Tue., March 17, 2015, 1:24 p.m.
U.S. Attorney Wendy Olson to 9th Circuit: Duncan made it clear he didn’t want to appeal death sentence
Convicted multiple murderer Joseph Duncan made it very clear he didn’t want to appeal his triple death sentence, U.S. Attorney for Idaho Wendy Olson told the 9th Circuit Court of …
Fri., Dec. 6, 2013, 2:40 p.m.
Lodge rules Duncan was competent, his death sentence appeal was waived
A federal judge has cleared the way for Joseph Duncan’s execution for the 2005 kidnapping, torture and murder of a 9-year-old North Idaho boy, ruling that Duncan was mentally competent …
Mon., July 15, 2013, 4:52 a.m.
Duncan on federal Death Row, but fate still rests in an Idaho courtroom
Child-killer Joseph Duncan is sitting on federal Death Row in Terre Haute, Ind., but his fate still rests in an Idaho courtroom. Eight years after Duncan kidnapped, tortured and murdered …