Univ. of Pa. Professor Who Killed Wife Says Civil Jury's Monetary Award is ExcessiveA Montgomery County jury awarded the estate of Ellen Gregory Robb more than $124 million in a "wrongful death" civil trial. Rafael Robb is nearing the end of his 5-10 year sentence for voluntary manslaughter.
Former Penn Professor Ordered To Pay $124 Million-plus In Murder Of WifeFormer Penn professor Rafael Robb, who pleaded guilty to the 2006 murder of his wife, has been ordered to pay their daughter more than $124 million.
Wife-Killing Penn Professor Faces Civil Suit Over Remaining AssetsThe estate of Ellen Gregory Robb is suing admitted killer Rafael Robb for substantial compensatory and punitive damages under Pennsylvania’s Wrongful Death and Survival Act.
Pennsylvania House Passes Victim Advocate Parole LawThe state House has passed and sent to the Senate a bill to ensure that victims or their representatives have a voice when someone who committed a violent crime against them is up for parole.
Family Of Domestic Abuse Victim Starts New Foundation In Her NameThe family of Ellen Robb, who was beaten to death inside her Upper Merion home more than six years ago by her husband - a former Penn economics professor - has started a foundation to raise awareness about domestic violence.
Parole Revoked For Penn Prof. Who Bludgeoned Wife in 2006Sources tell KYW Newsradio that the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole has voted to rescind the parole for former University of Pennsylvania economics professor Dr. Rafael Robb.
Family Of Murder Victim Optimistic Her Killer Will Remain In Prison After Meeting With Parole BoardAfter a meeting with the chairman of the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole, the brother of Ellen Gregory-Robb says he’s optimistic that his sister’s killer will not go free next Monday as planned.
Parole Board To Meet With Family Of Woman Killed By Husband Days Before He's Set To Be Released From PrisonThe Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole will finally hear from the family of Ellen Robb. Her husband, former Penn Professor Rafael Robb, bludgeoned her to death more than six years ago.
Pa. Lawmaker Takes On Controversial Parole of Upper Merion Wife-KillerState representative Mike Vereb calls the planned release later this month of Rafael Robb "unconscionable," "a travesty," and "mockery of justice."
Parole For Penn Prof. Who Killed Wife Infuriates Her FamilyEllen Robb’s family is calling on the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole to reconsider its decision regarding former Penn professor Rafael Robb.