Court May 25, 2022
Jury Finds ‘How To Murder Your Husband’ Writer Guilty of Killing Her Husband
An Oregon jury on Wednesday found self-published romance novelist Nancy Crampton-Brophy guilty of killing her husband, a chef at the Oregon Culinary Institute, in 2018. Crampton-Brophy, 71, faces 25 years to life in prison after the conviction on a second degree murder charge. Sentencing is set for June 13, KOIN reported. Closing arguments were delivered …
Court May 8, 2022
COURTROOM TWIST: Former Cellmate Says Romance Novelist ADMITTED Killing Her Husband
It’s unclear, however, if the judge in Nancy Crampton-Brophy’s murder trial will allow the one-time cellmate to testify.
Coronavirus April 23, 2022
‘How To Murder Your Husband’ Writer’s Trial for Killing Her Husband Paused Due to COVID
The murder trial of a self-published romance novelist accused of killing her husband has been paused because of a COVID-19 exposure in the courtroom. Nancy Crampton-Brophy, 71, was arrested in 2018 for the fatal shooting of her husband, 63-year-old chef Dan Brophy, at the Oregon Culinary Institute where he worked, as CrimeOnline has previously reported. …
Jail April 30, 2020
NEW Court Docs: ‘How to Murder Your Husband’ author wants out of jail after allegedly murdering her OWN husband. DA releases motive for killing.
An Oregon writer accused of killing her husband says she’s innocent and wants out of jail, but recent court documents filed by the Multnomah County District Attorney details the motives of murder. As CrimeOnline previously reported, failing romance mystery novelist Nancy Crampton Brophy, 68, was arrested in 2018on charges of “murder in the second degree …
Podcast September 14, 2018
Friday Crime Stories: Female novelist writes story about murdering hubby just arrested …for murdering hubby!
An Oregon woman who wrote a novel called “The Wrong Husband” is now accused of killing her own husband of 27 years, who was found dead from a gunshot wound in June. Romance novelist Nancy Crampton-Brophy, 68, was charged with gunning down Daniel Brophy in a classroom at the culinary school he ran. Nancy’s expert …
Murder September 7, 2018
Novelist who wrote ‘The Wrong Husband accused’ of MURDERING HER OWN HUSBAND of 27 years
In an eerie twist, an Oregon woman who wrote a novel called “The Wrong Husband” is now accused of killing her own husband of 27 years, who was found dead from a gunshot wound June 2. Romance novelist Nancy Crampton-Brophy, 68, was arrested Wednesday on charges of “murder and unlawful use of a weapon,” according …