Jenn Howton, a niece of Jack Daniels McCullough (also know as John Tessier), listens to McCullough's probable cause hearing in the courtroom at the King County Jail in Seattle, Washington.

 
Jenn Howton, a niece of Jack Daniels McCullough (also know as John Tessier), listens to McCullough
Jenn Howton, a step-niece of Jack Daniels McCullough (also know as John Tessier), listens to McCullough's probable cause hearing in the courtroom at the King County Jail in Seattle, Washington, July 2, 2011. McCullough has been charged in the 1957 murder of Maria Ridulph in Sycamore, Illinois. McCullough did not appear in court because he was admitted to Harborview Medical Center hospital for unknown reasons. REUTERS/Marcus Donner (UNITED STATES - Tags: CRIME LAW)