Ezra McCandless is on trial for the murder of one of her three lovers, 24-year-old Alex Woodworth. Prosecutors claim McCandless stabbed Woodworth sixteen times on March 22, 2018, to rid herself of the inner turmoil of having multiple affairs and an abortion. The defense argues McCandless acted in self-defense when Woodworth tried to rape her. She is facing life in prison for first-degree murder.
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