I tell you, [reporter Bryan Burrough], those people down there, they'll never know what hit them.
They should never have messed with me." While Beth was unable to singlehandedly determine what happened to her daughter — though she alleged to — she has used her story to help others avoid Natalee's unknown fate.
Boulder County District Attorney Mary Lacy says no one in the Ramsey family is considered a suspect and formally apologizes in a letter (full text) to John Ramsey for the cloud of suspicion his family has lived under for nearly 12 years (CNN Fast Facts).
The letter explains that new DNA tests have convinced her that no member of the Ramsey family should remain under any suspicion (. Boulder police Chief Mark Beckner and newly sworn Boulder District Attorney Stan Garnett announce that the Boulder Police Department is taking the Ramsey investigation back from the district attorney's office.
Since Jon Benet’s death, her family has been entangled in controversy.
Depending on whom you believe, John and Patsy Ramsey are killers who murdered their child, liars who covered up a murder by their son, Burke, or innocent people plagued by unjust accusations.
In 2010, van der Sloot was charged with extortion and wire fraud in Alabama after he allegedly offered to tell Holloway's family where her body could be found in exchange for ,000, and was found to have provided false information after accepting the money. Kelley, told Guthrie that van der Sloot is expected to be extradited to the U. to face charges that could bring up to 20 more years in prison after he serves his sentence in Peru.On the night after Christmas 1996, six-year-old beauty queen Jon Benet Ramsey was beaten in the head, strangled, and possibly sexually assaulted.Her lifeless body was left on the basement floor of her home.John Ramsey, the dad of murdered six-year-old beauty pageant princess Jon Benet, has confessed that the horrific slaying and ensuing false accusations cost him his vast fortune and left him shunned by employers.In a revealing new interview John, who was once worth a reported .4 million, revealed how he applied for a job only to be told his name was dirt.In 2006, an extremely detailed profile of both the case and Beth Holloway's theories about Natalee appeared in .