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John Lennon's Killer Mark David Chapman Denied Parole For 9th Time

Reuters | Nina Golgowski | Posted 08.30.2016 | Crime

The man who shot and killed John Lennon in New York City nearly 36 years ago has again failed to persuade a state parole board to release him from pri...

Imagine: 12 Great Books About John Lennon

Dennis Miller | Posted 12.01.2016 | Home
Dennis Miller

Because his early life and half of his artistic career was so interwoven with the Beatles, I've included several biographies of the Beatles as well, which show the evolution of the group and the interactions of the members, especially the genius writing team of Lennon and Paul McCartney.

Rock n Roll Watergate

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 11.23.2016 | Home
Michael Nirenberg

After feverishly reading Robert Rosen's updated 15th anniversary eBook edition of Nowhere Man: The Final Days of John Lennon, you feel like you are in...

John Lennon's Murderer: 'I Found My Peace In Jesus'

Religion News Service | Cathy Lynn Grossman | Posted 08.31.2014 | Religion

(RNS) The man who murdered John Lennon wants only one thing now — to tell others about Jesus. Mark David Chapman, 59, told parole examiners he wa...

John Lennon's Killer Denied Parole For Eighth Time

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 08.23.2014 | Entertainment

John Lennon's killer has been denied bail yet again. Mark David Chapman, the man who gunned down the former Beatle in December 1980 outside the mus...

Lennon's Killer Would 'Probably Stay' In Prison Even If Granted Parole

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.30.2012 | Crime

Mark David Chapman, the man locked up for shooting John Lennon, would "probably stay right where I'm at" even if he were released on parole, ABC News ...

John Lennon's Killer Up For Parole For Seventh Time

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.18.2012 | Celebrity

ALDEN, N.Y. -- Officials say John Lennon's killer, who is up for parole for the seventh time, could have a parole hearing as early as Tuesday. New ...

John Lennon's Death: HuffPost Bloggers on the 30th Anniversary

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Huffington Post

Thirty years after John Lennon's death, HuffPost bloggers remember the man, the music, and the legacy.

I Got a Check From John Lennon

Rob Patterson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Rob Patterson

In the fall of 1974, I got a check for $15 written on the account of John Lennon. Almost all of my friends insisted that I couldn't cash it. I did. But I cherish the memory of opening that envelope.

PHOTOS: Ultimate John Lennon Tour

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Wednesday marks the 30th anniversary of John Lennon's assassination outside his apartment in New York by Mark David Chapman. There have already been s...

Who Was the Real John Lennon?

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Danny Groner

This week marks the 30th anniversary of John Lennon's assassination. Discussion has predictably turned to the legacy that the musician left behind, and how we remember him today. Here's a sampling of different takes on Lennon.

An Interview with Author David Comfort on The Rock & Roll Book of the Dead

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"There's no simple answer to who John Lennon was. Sure, he was a great leader and a peacenik; on the other hand, he was an incredibly violent, narcissistic guy. That was the other side of him, and people just don't want to hear that."

Who Killed John Lennon?

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John W. Whitehead

John Lennon had learned early on that rock music could serve a political end by proclaiming a radical message. More importantly, he saw that his music could mobilize the public.