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PCC Class Focus of Famous 1892 Borden Murder Case

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BEAVERTON, Ore. – Did she do it? You be the judge. This February, Portland Community College will present an opportunity to delve into the famous Lizzie Borden case and wear the hat of detective in a non-credit class discussion. The Lizzie Borden Case, taught by Carol Pedersen, investigates the intriguing murders of Andrew and Abby Borden of Fall River, Mass. Students will dissect the clues surrounding these famous hatchet killings of 1892, the family dynamics, crime scene suspects and motives. See if you agree with the verdict of Lizzie’s trial. The class will be held from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5, at PCC’s Washington County Workforce Training Center, 18624 N.W. Walker Road. Cost is $12. For more information, contact PCC Community Education at 503-533-2707.

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James G. Hill, an award-winning journalist and public relations writer, has been the Communications Specialist for the Office of Public Affairs at Portland Community College since November of 1999. A graduate of Portland State University, J... more »