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Mark Jensen Guilty Of Murder: Jury

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Mark Jensen Taken Into Custody After Being Found Guilty of The Murder of His Wife
(Photo by Kevin Mathewson, Kenosha County Eye)

A jury of his peers found Mark Jensen guilty of the 1998 murder of his wife Julie. The prosecution told a story about a man who could never forget his wife’s early 1990’s affair and terrorized her for years. He poisoned her to death with anti-freeze. It took the Jury only about 8 hours to unanimously find the 63-year-old man guilty.

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Bailiff Hands Judge The Verdict
(Photo by Kevin Mathewson, Kenosha County Eye)

The jury entered the courtroom and the jury foreman handed the bailiff the verdict form. The bailiff gave the form to the judge. The judge read the verdict, guilty of intentional homicide.

Judge Anthony Milisauskas Reading the Guilty Verdict To the Court
(Photo by Kevin Mathewson, Kenosha County Eye)
Mark Jensen The Moment He Was Found Guilty of Murder
(Photo by Kevin Mathewson, Kenosha County Eye)

Jensen’s face didn’t seem to change when he heard the word “guilty” for the second time in 15 years. Jensen was then taken into custody and he left the courtroom with the same demeanor he had the last 16 days of court.

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Kenosha County Sheriff’s Deputy Handcuffs Mark Jensen
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Kenosha County Sheriff’s Deputy Escorts Mark Jensen To Jail
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Kenosha Judge and Former Kenosha Prosecutor Angelina Gabriele Gives a Hug To Bob Jambois
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Kenosha Judge and Former Kenosha Prosecutor Angelina Gabriele Gives a Hug To Bev Jambois
(Photo by Kevin Mathewson, Kenosha County Eye)

Judge Angelina Gabriele, who previously served as a prosecutor on the first Jensen trial, let out a sigh of relief and a few tears as she heard the verdict. She gave hugs to her former boss and friend, Bob Jambois and his wife.

Special Prosecutor Bob Jambois, Kenosha Prosecutor Carli McNeill and Attorney Bev Jambois
(Photo by Kevin Mathewson, Kenosha County Eye)
Kenosha County Deputy District Attorney Carli McNeill
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In a short press conference following the verdict, Special Prosecutor Jambois expressed frustration that Julie’s letter was not allowed to be introduced into the trial. He said that Julie deserved to be heard. He thanked his co-counsel, Kenosha County DDA Carli McNeill and his wife Bev.

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Jensen will be sentenced on April 14, 2023 at 10 am. Jambois said he will ask for no possibility of parole.

Here are some photos of Julie Jensen provided to us by Julie’s older brother, Larry Griffin:

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  1. I hope Jensen is proud that he got to get out and run around a little, and burn through thousands of tax dollars. Now they can throw him back in his cage to rot. Justice was done, and reaffirmed.

  2. well found guilty. he has already served about 24 years already. time served sentence. wouldn’t that be something

      1. He could but he has already served 24 years. Maybe he gets 5 more years. He looks healthy. Gets out and collects social security and enjoys life.

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