The Trials Of Laura Fair

Author: Carole Haber
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 146960759X
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Sex, Murder, and Insanity in the Victorian West Carole Haber. tempted her with a
lucrative ... Across the continent sped a story of love, of vengeance, of the
suffering and sacrifice of the innocent, of retribution.”39 Even after Laura died in
1919, ... has varied considerably. In these different versions, she has been an
ingenue controlled by her mother, a “kept prostitute” who became the focus of a
campaign to save fallen women, a cunning woman who shot her lover when he
finally ...

From Combat Zone To Love At Home

Author: Debbie Preece
Publisher: Debbie Preece
ISBN: 0964707004
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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

And I Don T Want To Live This Life

Author: Deborah Spungen
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 0307807436
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A Mother's Story of Her Daughter's Murder Deborah Spungen. set to finish a film
about the Sex Pistols, record a brand-new album, and ... “Now that she's gone,"
Carroll reportedly said, “I have to ask, what would she have wanted him [Sid] to
do? She would have wanted him to play rock 'n' roll.” The press showed up on
our ... Or were these false dramatics on Sid's part to lay the foundation for an
insanity plea. Again, we kept quiet. Based on the contents of his letter to me, I felt
Sid's ...

Beyond Obsession

Author: Richard Hammer
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1504039092
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The chilling true story of a beautiful violin prodigy, her devoted boyfriend, and the devastating family secrets that led to a brutal murder.

Murder My Love

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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 ...

The Quality Of Murder

Author: John Holland Cassity
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a psychiatric and legal evaluation of motives and responsibilities involved in the
plea of insanity as revealed in outstanding murder cases of this century John
Holland Cassity. her mother was a woman of loose morals, that she was in the
habit of having men in the apartment and that most likely one of her mother's boy
friends had caused her death. You will hear finally from the testimony of a
detective, how this defendant finally told him the story in which she admitted the
plan of the ...

Evil Twins

Author: John Glatt
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0312968892
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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 ...

Dancing With The Devil

Author: Jeff Harshbarger
Publisher: Charisma Media
ISBN: 1616386959
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... Rx: God's Word. Prayer. Love. Rest.” And that's exactly what he and Lisa did. “
You are fortunate,” JD told me over the phone. “Why on earth?” I asked. “Because
Scott did not have a spirit of murder or suicide or any kind of violence. Only one of
insanity.” He continued, “Your son is not crazy. He had demonic spirits.” Were
there different kinds of evil spirits? I got out my Bible and looked up “spirits” in my
concordance. First Samuel 16:14 told 193 Demon Possession—a Mother's Story.

By Reason Of Insanity

Author: Shane Stevens
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501106813
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At the center of this gripping epic novel of mass murder, pursuit, and psychological terror is Thomas Bishop, a psychotic young killer who believes he is the son of Caryl Chessman, who was executed for rape in California amid intense ...


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Although it's about insanity and has a great deal to do with the law and legal
procedures, it's amazing to me that it hasn't been seen by sensitive people as a
book that's mostly about mothers. And you know we all have had one. ... Who, by
the way, is revered and loved and respected by her children. Who was my mother
? Who was ... The book, Of Murder and Madness, is a story about two mothers,
mine and Joe Esquibel's, and the struggle of two sons. One is a criminal and the
other a ...