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Victim's kin say spouse was controlling

Family says wife was not fearful

A photo of Barbara Jean (Scolaro) Tassinari in her wedding dress. Her husband is accused of shooting her multiple times Tuesday night in the driveway of their Abington home. A photo of Barbara Jean (Scolaro) Tassinari in her wedding dress. Her husband is accused of shooting her multiple times Tuesday night in the driveway of their Abington home. (SCOLARO FAMILY)
By John R. Ellement
Globe Staff / April 25, 2008

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QUINCY - The relatives of an Abington woman allegedly shot to death by her husband this week said yesterday that John P. Tassinari was a control freak who used a cellphone to keep tabs on his wife, but that they had no hint he was violent. (Full article: 786 words)

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