By Dominick Dunne
They have been the relatives with every thing. funds. effect. Glamour. strength. the facility to halt a police research in its tracks. the facility to spin a narrative, concoct a lie, and think it used to be the reality. the ability to homicide with out guilt, with no disgrace, and with no ever paying the fee. They have been the Bradleys, America's royalty. yet an interloper refuses to play his half. And now, the day of reckoning has arrived.
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