Victims' rights activist, sensationalist, and former prosecutor whose TV appearances stress the morbidity of violent crimes.
She planned on becoming an English professor.
She became a commentator on HLN and once had a wardrobe malfunction on Dancing with the Stars.
She got married to David Linch on April 21, 2007, and they had two children together.
She became a major fan of William Shakespeare's work, and that passion led her to choosing to major in English.