She spent most of her life proving she could be a cop. Now she's spending the rest of her life proving her innocence. Was Laurencia 'Bambi' Bembenek a calculating killer, who gunned down her husband's ex-wife in cold blood? Or was she simply an attractive, clever blonde who became the hapless victim of envy and prejudice? The Heart Of The Lie tells the dramatic story of Bemenek, a female cop whose sensational murder trial and subsequent darling prison break turned her into an international cause celebre.