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1 year since Chris Benoit Tragedy

A year ago this month Chris Benoit took the life of his wife, Nancy, their young son, Daniel, then hung himself from his weight bench. The shocking details of the murder-suicide slowly came out over the course of the next few days.


The WWE, where Benoit was a star wrestler first celebrated, then distanced themselves from him. The night after playing a stirring tribute to the man, WWE Chairman Vince McMahon said this before a broadcast...

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Vince McMahon's reponse
WWE's Vince McMahon responds to the death of Chris Benoit.

Later more and more would come out and special attention would be paid to Benoit's steroid use. Today on the show, the woman who knew the family best, Nancy's sister, Sandra Toffoloni.

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Nancy's sister, Sandra Toffoloni
Listen to the full interview here.

Sandra has started a charity dedicated to studying the effects of steroids and benefiting battered women in children. For more click the picture below.


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