Jeffrey MacDonald revives push to prove his innocence
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Bob Stevenson speaks with the media after the first day of the... News Photo 152247987Court Hearing,Day,Females,Horizontal,Killing,Law,Leaves,North Carolina,Prison,Sister,Talking,The Media,USA,Wilmington - North CarolinaPhotographer Raleigh News & ObserverCollection: McClatchy-Tribune 2012 MCTBob Stevenson speaks with the media after the first day of the hearing for Jeffrey MacDonald, who has been in prison for almost four decades for killing his sister Collete MacDonald, he said, 'The truth is, there is nothing new out there, there is nothing. Do you know how much DNA is in my home and your home? The mere discovery of DNA has nothing to do with a man's guilt.' 'Until he is dead or I am dead, we will be battling as adversaries,' he said, 'I will never lose interest. I will never lose zeal. I will never lose faith.' as he leaves the Federal Courthouse in Wilmington, North Carolina, Monday, September 17, 2012. MacDonald, a former Fort Bragg Army officers and doctor, was convicted in 1979 of murdering his wife and two young daughters in 1970. The hearing could determine whether MacDonald could receive a new trial, decades after he was convicted of killing his family. (Chuck Liddy/Raleigh News & Observer/MCT via Getty Images)