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Kimberly Cates

In this Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Steven Spader arrives at Hillsborough County Superior Court in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/Don Himsel, Pool, File)

NH Man Convicted In Mont Vernon Murder Transferred To NJ Prison

One of the five men convicted in one of the most vicious crimes in New Hampshire history, is now serving out his sentence in New Jersey.

04/09/2014

Christopher Gribble had no reaction as the verdict was read.

NH Supreme Court Upholds Conviction In Mont Vernon Home Invasion, Murder

The New Hampshire Supreme Court has rejected the appeal of a man who sought to reverse his conviction for the murder of a woman hacked to death with a machete.

05/07/2013

Steven Spader (file image)

NH Man Convicted Of Killing Kimberly Cates, Maiming Child, Re-Sentenced To Life In Prison

A New Hampshire man convicted of hacking to death a woman and maiming her daughter in a 2009 home invasion was sentenced once again Friday to life in prison without parole, plus 76 years.

04/26/2013

Christopher-Gribble

NH Home Invasion Machete Murder Suspect Seeks To Reverse Conviction

A New Hampshire man seeking to reverse his conviction for the murder of a woman hacked to death with a machete and knife in her home will have his case argued next month before the state Supreme Court.

10/13/2012

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Mont Vernon Police Searching For Armed Man Who Broke Into Home And Assaulted Woman

Police are still searching for a man who broke into a Mont Vernon home and sexually assaulted a woman.

09/28/2012

Steven Spader (file image)

Mont Vernon Killer To Appeal For Shorter Sentence

It will be months before a New Hampshire man who wielded a machete in a deadly home invasion in Mont Vernon gets to make his case for a reduced sentence because he was 17 at the time.

09/26/2012

Steven Spader (file image)

Teen Convicted Killer In NH Wants Reduced Sentence

Lawyers for a man convicted of slashing a woman to death with a machete and maiming her 11-year-old daughter during a home invasion want to have his life sentence reduced.

09/11/2012

Steven Spader (file image)

Convicted Killer Of NH Mom Could Get Second Chance At Parole

Steven Spader was just 17 when he and Christopher Gribble murdered Kimberly Cates in a gruesome machete attack and home invasion.

06/26/2012

Kimberly Cates

Mont Vernon Family Establishes Kim Cates Scholarship Fund

The man who lost his wife in a vicous home invasion two years ago in Mont Vernon, New Hampshire announced a new scholarship in his wife’s honor on Wednesday.

06/22/2011

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NH Lawmakers Pass Bill To Expand Capital Punishment To Burglary Killings

Gov. John Lynch is expected to sign a bill, prompted by a machete and knife attack that killed a mother in her bed, to expand New Hampshire’s death penalty.

06/08/2011

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