Boston Confidential Beantown's True Crime Podcast

Charles Stuart- The American dream was not enough, a cruel racial hoax set a firestorm ablaze

December 13, 2020 Barry J. Maguire Season 2 Episode 25
Boston Confidential Beantown's True Crime Podcast
Charles Stuart- The American dream was not enough, a cruel racial hoax set a firestorm ablaze
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Boston Confidential Beantown's True Crime Podcast
Charles Stuart- The American dream was not enough, a cruel racial hoax set a firestorm ablaze
Dec 13, 2020 Season 2 Episode 25
Barry J. Maguire

In 1989 Chuck Stuart went from making four dollars an hour to over one hundred thousand annually in the space of a few years. His beautiful wife, carrying his first son.  A suburban Boston home, what more could any man desire? Apparently, he wanted to open a restaurant and he murdered his wife and baby for the insurance money.  He forged an elaborate lie that sent race relations in Boston back fifty years. Who else was involved and would justice ever be served in this case?

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Show Notes

In 1989 Chuck Stuart went from making four dollars an hour to over one hundred thousand annually in the space of a few years. His beautiful wife, carrying his first son.  A suburban Boston home, what more could any man desire? Apparently, he wanted to open a restaurant and he murdered his wife and baby for the insurance money.  He forged an elaborate lie that sent race relations in Boston back fifty years. Who else was involved and would justice ever be served in this case?

http://www.bostonconfidential.net