September 1, 1998

Peter Boyles states he hears the Ramsey attorneys are nervous

Fleet White appeared before the Boulder City Council and chastised them for not supporting its beleaguered police department.

Fleet's Letter

Fleet White called for Gov. Roy Romer to appoint a special prosecutor in the 20-month-old JonBenet Ramsey murder case

September 2, 1998

Darnay Hoffman reportedly has asked janet reno to intervene in the Ramsey case. Hoffman states Romer (gov of colorado) may have allowed campaign contributions from John and Patsy Ramsey to influence his [Romer's] decision not to remove Boulder District Attorney Alex Hunter from the Ramsey case. Hoffman also claims to have raised the possibility [in his letter to Reno] of a special probe of Romer because he is a "covered person" under the Independent Counsel Act.

Hoffman was quoted as saying: "There's going to be a runaway grand jury in Boulder. That's why Hunter should resign."

September 3, 1998

Peter Boyles interviews Darnay Hoffman.

September 4, 1998

Pam Paugh states she knows who killed JonBenét

Paugh Transcript

Robert Hardaway believes this to be a failed investigation

Hunter announced that Bruce Levin, chief trial deputy with the Adams County DA's office, and Mitchell Morrissey, chief deputy district attorney with the Denver DA's office, will aid grand jury specialist Michael Kane in laying out the evidence for the grand jury.

September 7, 1998

Dan Caplis, in for Peter Boyles, discusses the GJ.

Mike Walker from Nat'l Enquirer states on LEEZA show who states he reviewed the digital enhancement of 911 Tape.

September 8, 1998

The City of Boulder responds to Fleet White

Letter from City of Boulder

September 10, 1998

Grand jurors will do their work at the Justice Center

September 15, 1998

The McReynolds (Bill and Janet) submit a letter on their feelings about Alex Hunter and the Ramsey case.

McReynolds Letter

September 16, 1998

Grand Jury investigation begins

September 18, 1998

Several cybersleuths from across the nation who follow the Ramsey case met in Boulder

Rumors that JonBenét Ramsey's body might be exhumed from her Marietta grave ignited when a local television news station, citing unnamed sources, said Colorado officials had inquired about the procedure.

September 20, 1998

Lou Smit resigns

Lou Smit's Letter of Resignation

September 23, 1998

Panico reports on some tidbits she'd been given by Carol McKinley. Copy of Panico's posts on this issue can be found here:

Panico's Posts

September 24, 1998

Sgt. Larry Mason, Detective Linda Arndt and Detective Fred Patterson were among the Boulder police officers summoned to the grand jury

Arndt's suit is delayed for 90 days due to current on-going investigation of the case

September 27, 1998

ABC's 2020 does an investigative report on the Ramsey case. Show includes a clip from Fleet and Priscilla White, as well as an interview with Steve Thomas:

Transcript from 2020 Show

September 30, 1998

A report surfaces that New York attorney Darnay Hoffman filed suit Wednesday demanding that the Boulder County District Attorney be ordered to allow him to testify before the Grand Jury.

October 1, 1998

Differences between the resignation letter a special investigator submitted to the Boulder County district attorney and the copy made available to the media are made public.

October 14, 1998

A child abuse expert stated that JonBenét suffered from chronic sexual abuse prior to her death and had an old injury to her hymen

October 19, 1998

Pam Paugh appears on Larry King Live and tells who she thinks the killer might be, how she believes the DNA is contaminated, and several other ideas spun out of whole cloth. Guests also include Dr Lee, Bill Ritter, Dan Glick, and Ryckman.

Transcript with Aunt Pam

October 20, 1998

Deposition with John Ramsey reference the defamation lawsuit filed by Stephen Miles


October 30, 1998

Grand Jurors spend 2 hrs touring the Ramsey house