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Episode 76 - Nina Reiser

Episode 76 - Nina Reiser

On Sunday September 3rd, 2006 Nina Reiser dropped her kids off with their father Hans in Oakland California so they could spend time with him over the Labour Day weekend. But when she missed a couple of dinner dates and failed to pick up her children from school on Tuesday, friends alerted police she was missing.  Music Credits:The Minds Of Madness Theme Music – Duncan FosterThe Funkoars – Feel The MadnessUsed with Permission - http://goldenerarecords.com.au/ge/funkoarsPlease check out this episodes sponsors and help support our podcast:Sakara - Get 20% off your first order today using code MADNESS at checkouthttps://www.sakara.com/pages/madness?utm_medium=madness&utm_source=podcastSimpliSafe - Get FREE shipping and a 60-day risk free trialhttps://simplisafe.com/madnessBest Fiends - Download Best Fiends FREE on the Apple App Store or Google PlayMadison Reed: Get 10% off plus FREE SHIPPING on your first Color Kit go to madison-reed.com and enter PROMO CODE: MINDSResearch & Writing:Christine Penhale https://thetruecrimefiles.com/ Special Thanks:Peter & Traci @ PODHIVEhttps://www.podhive.com/If you would like to support the show and get some extra perks including extra content, including early release/ad-free episodes, Go to - https://www.patreon.com/MadnessPodWebsite - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/themindsofmadness/Twitter - @MadnessPod https://twitter.com/MadnessPodInstagram - https://www.instagram.com/themindsofmadness/Sources:“Reiser5 File-System In Development - Adds Local Volumes With Parallel Scaling Out.” Phoronix, December 31, 2019.https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Reiser5-Development“Hans Reiser.” Computer Hope, November 16, 2019.https://www.computerhope.com/people/hans_reiser.htm“Tweets About Hans Reiser.” Twitter, August 2019.https://twitter.com/vaurorapub/status/1166512356706283523“Computer Programmer Who Strangled Russian Wife and Buried Her in Shallow Grave is Ordered to Pay Their 'Damaged' Children $60m Compensation.” Daily Mail, July 19, 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