True Crime January 2013

True Crime January 2013

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Man who killed six not guilty of murder. The Polish immigrant was beside himself with jealous anger when his wife

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CASES FROM BRITAIN AND IRELAND…

SHOCKER FROM JERSEY:
Man who killed six not guilty of murder. The Polish immigrant was beside himself with jealous anger when his wife confessed she had a lover. So he took his revenge by wiping out his entire family in a bloodbath in front of horrified neighbours

IRELAND’S MYSTERY OF MURDERING HOLLOW
In the 18th century Murdering Hollow had been notorious as a dumping ground for killers’ victims – hence its name, which, after an extraordinary turn of events in this 1960’s case, had become appropriate all over again…

MAJOR BRITISH MURDER CASES: MERSEYSIDE’S HISTORY-MAKING CONVICTION
Ian Simms was hustled from the dock yelling his innocence as friends and relatives of his victim shouted abuse. Others spectators openly cheered. However, the verdict was a legal “first” – the first murder conviction achieved with genetic fingerprinting “by proxy”

MURDER AT THE CHURCH GATE
The police in Loughborough and Leicester joined forces to find the killers of Constable William Wilkinson who was shot outside the church in Sileby, Leicestershire

…FROM THE USA…

ASK TRUE CRIME: DOES DEBRA DESERVE THE DEATH PENALTY?
As you will read, Debra Milke’s case has never been straightforward and, even after an incredible 20 years on Arizona’s Death Row, it seems very little has changed

PART 3: THE BLOOD-CURDLING CRIMES OF DONALD “PEE WEE” GASKINS – BLOWN TO BITS ON DEATH ROW
Serving nine life sentences for nine murders, Pee Wee couldn’t resist just one more – and this while he was in a maximum- security penitentiary. It proved to be a step too far

THERESE’S ADVICE TO BEATEN WIVES
Therese gives talks to women about domestic violence. “I tell women that if he lays a hand on you, you must leave and stay away. If your man treats you badly don’t ask yourself if you love him. Ask yourself if you trust him not to kill you”

…AND THE REST OF THE WORLD

A MOTHER’S COURTROOM REVENGE
Marianne Bachmeier’s story was filmed twice, her controversial action triggering a debate about the rights and wrongs of vigilante justice. Then again, how many readers, we wonder, agree with what she did?

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