A Missouri woman who was convicted of killing her 9-year-old neighbor is now requesting that a judge overturn her guilty plea.
Hindsight, they say, is 20-20. I can imagine the second-guessing and shattering waves of if-only experienced by the caring, competent people surrounding both of these cases.
Alyssa Bustamante Verdict: 'Thrill Killer' Gets Life With Possible Parole For Killing 9-Year-Old Elizabeth Olten
She added: "If I could give my life to get her back I would. I'm sorry." With her hands shackled to her waist and her feet
Elizabeth's mother, Patty Preiss, wore a purple shirt with a photo of her daughter and the entreaty: "Justice for Elizabeth