Sleep My Darlings

Author: Diane Fanning
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0312945086
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Describes how devoted Army wife and mother of two Julie Schenecker murdered her sixteen-year-old daughter and thirteen-year-old son after they talked back to her.

Motherhood In The Media

Author: Barbara Barnett
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317496795
Size: 31.68 MB
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While sources agreed that prosecution of infanticide was a legal quandary and a
personal tragedy, they observed that insanity ... Milton Grimes, a criminal defense
attorney, told reporters: “It's very difficult to win an insanity defense, especially
when it involves a mother killing her child. ... News stories on maternal infanticide
presented fathers as hapless characters in a family tragedy, men who loved their
children but who seemed to have no understanding of the dangers they faced.

Freedom

Author: Jenya Joy Preece
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781523794171
Size: 24.57 MB
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This is a story of getting away from the evil that is chasing them, but it is also one of love as you dive into the pages of Freedom she will take you to the darkest places in the psyche and you will find that you too are as crazy about ...

Holy Rollers

Author: T. McCracken
Publisher: BookBaby
ISBN: 1483508250
Size: 46.71 MB
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Those involved in the Holy Roller story weren’t just any men and women, but highly respected men and women, men and women who were some of the leading pioneers in Oregon, God-fearing, decent men and women, not the sort you would expect to ...

From Combat Zone To Love At Home

Author: Debbie Preece
Publisher: Debbie Preece
ISBN: 0964707004
Size: 37.17 MB
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Again, Debbie found herself on her knees time and time again asking her
Heavenly Father how to love being the mother she was to be. In fact, she felt ... In
fact, the job was so overwhelming, Debbie decided that the magic number of five
was really supposed to be three and felt lucky that three hadn't been reduced to
two from murder by insanity! ... She was concerned that the children would miss
her stories and caring and smiling face, so she got permission to look in on her
family.

Reruns On File

Author: Donald G. Godfrey
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135442266
Size: 77.68 MB
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Miracle on Ice, 211 Miracle of Kathy Miller, 211 Mirror, Mirror, 211 Mirrors, 211
Mirth and Melody, 48 Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo, 211 Misadventures of Si &
Elmer, 48, 192 Misfits of Science, 211 Miss America, 72 Miss Pinkerton, Inc., 38,
115, 201 Miss Switch to the Rescue, 211 Missing Children--A Mother's Story, 211
Missing ll: Have You Seen This Person?, 211 Mission Impossible, 211, 243
Mississippi, The, 211 Mistral's Daughter, 211 Mistress, 211 Misunderstood
Monsters, 211 ...

The Trials Of Laura Fair

Author: Carole Haber
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469607581
Size: 57.62 MB
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Trials of Laura Fair: Sex, Murder, and Insanity in the Victorian West

Murder On Trial

Author: Robert Asher
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791463772
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While Wier's insanity was denied in 1865, in 1880 the petitioners offered a
unique twist on the argument that Wier was not responsible for Dyer's murder:
they said that Wier had been temporarily overcome with parental affection, "
maddened to a sort of frenzy at the many and oft-repeated ineffectual attempts to
obtain possession of or even to see his much loved children," and in that aberrant
moment (what today we might call temporary insanity), "by a father's love," shot
Dyer.54 Here ...

Murder My Love

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Publisher:
ISBN:
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It threw into relief the unsatisfactory state of our insanity laws. It was a "family"
murder, which arouses different and deeper emotions than the murder of a
stranger. A hundred years ago Mrs. Christofi would have been a tartar of a
mother who never allowed her children to marry; 200 years ago she would have
been burned at the stake as a witch; 2000 years ago she could have been a
Roman empress, and before that her story would have formed the basis of a
tragedy for her Greek ...

Evil Twins

Author: John Glatt
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0312968892
Size: 53.65 MB
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Details the mysterious connection between twins and what happens when they evolve into killers in ten true accounts, including that of a Harvard-educated chemical engineer who murdered her two children before ending her own life six years ...