Richard Allen

Banner of Richard Allen Richard Allen is charged with the murders of Abby Williams and Libby German, whose bodies were found in the woods one day after they disappeared in Feb. 2017. Allen has pleaded not guilty and through his defense argued that the murders were ritual killings by a white nationalist group.

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Booking photo of Richard Allen
Carroll County Circuit Judge Benjamin Diener, who signed the search warrant for Richard Allen's home and who approved Allen's jail transfer has resigned.
Site where Abby and Libby last scene
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Judge denies Richard Allen's attorney's request to dismiss the case due to the destruction of, what they consider, exculpatory evidence.
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Richard Allen mugshot
side by side photos of Abby Williams and Libby German
Richard Allen court arrival.
There are two crucial hearings in the case, including the judge saving the ruling on contempt charges against defense attorneys and the defense filing a motion to dismiss.
Richard Allen / Court TV reporter Barbara MacDonald
Richard Allen walks through a courthouse
Richard Allen asked for a speedy trial and is going to receive one, which begins on May 13.
Richard Allen mugshot
Splitscreen of Richard Allen and Delphi victims Abby and Libby.
State prosecutors withdraw motion to request Richard Allen's mental health records after claiming they needed them for trial.
State prosecutors are seeking out Richard Allen's mental health records for a third time.