Douglas County Bodden murder trial on Dateline NBC tonight

The 2006 murder of airline mechanic Robin Bodden gets national attention tonight at 10 p.m. when the story airs on NBC's "Dateline."

A "Dateline" crew set up shop at the Douglas County Judicial and Law Enforcement Center in Minden during the trial of Bodden's wife Karen who was convicted of first degree murder in January.

She has appealed the conviction and is serving a life sentence with the possibility of parole at the Florence McClure Women's Correctional Center in North Las Vegas.

Karen Bodden pleaded not guilty to the charges and never took the stand in her defense. She agreed to be interviewed by "Dateline."

Other interviews to be aired include Douglas County District Attorney Mark Jackson who prosecuted the case, Investigator Ron Elges, Bodden's attorney James E. Wilson Jr. of Carson City, and members of Robin and Karen Bodden's families.

Correspondent Keith Morrison is narrating the segment expected to air from 10-11 p.m. The program begins at 9 p.m.

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NBC's "Dateline" is to air a segment Friday about the 2006 murder of Minden-Tahoe Airport aircraft mechanic Robin Bodden. Bodden's wife Karen was convicted of the murder in January and is serving a life sentence with the possibility of parole in the Florence McClure Women's Correctional Center in North Las Vegas. The program begins at 9 p.m., the Bodden segment is expected to air at 10 p.m.

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