It started as a heartwarming tale. But in a "too good to be true" twist, prosecutors say, Mark D'Amico, Kate McClure and Johnny Bobbitt Jr. now face charges.
U.S. District Judge Mark Walker made the comments during a hearing to extend the deadline to finish counting votes in Palm Beach County.
Army Staff Sgt. Logan Melgar was strangled in Mali in June 2017.
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