DC Madam: The Woman Who Knew Too Much

"DC Madam" Deborah Jeane Palfrey ran a high-end escort service that catered to DC's power players. She was charged with racketeering and threatened to expose names on her client list. Palfrey was found hanging on her mother's property. Investigators ruled it a suicide, but was her death something more sinister?

Airs: April 28, 2017 at 9p ET on HLN

The sudden death of the DC Madam

"DC Madam" Deborah Jeane Palfrey’s suicide came as a shock. In this clip from "How It Really Happened," those close to her question if she was murdered.

How legal was the "DC Madam's" escort service?

"DC Madam" Deborah Jeane Palfrey claimed that she ran a legitimate business, however, she was prosecuted by federal investigators. Watch an excerpt from "How It Really Happened."

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