The Murder of Dave Laut

The Murder of Dave Laut

Update: 2023-07-18


This week we’re discussing the murder of Dave Laut, a renowned Olympian whose life was tragically cut short by his wife, Jane Laut. Although the police quickly identified Jane as the perpetrator, a lingering question emerged: Was this an act of self-defense or a premeditated, cold-blooded murder?

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Ari C

shotput. "put" as in putting things down.

Jul 19th








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