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Runaway Teen Identified As Victim Of 1970s Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy
The infamous Gacy tortured, sexually assaulted and murdered dozens of young men and boys.
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'American Horror Story: Hotel' Actors Explain That Serial Killer Dinner
Todd Van Luling
They're supposed to be "burning in hell."
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Would You Live In A House Where Someone Was Murdered?
I write about supernatural stories and really strange news sto...
The "Amityville Horror" house is officially on the market.
The John Wayne Gacy Investigation Just Solved An Unrelated Cold Case
DNA technology and computing power may have pushed missing persons cold cases to a tipping point.
Actor Who Played Serial Killer Thinks Haunted Houses Based On Real Crimes Can Be A Good Thing
Haunted House With 'John Wayne Gacy Room' Erected Near Where Serial Killer Was Active
Available on DVD and iTunes
Stephen D. Winick
Folklorist, Music Critic, Editor
Good news for folklore enthusiasts and legend trippers: Killer Legends, a smart, scary documentary I discussed when it was first aired back in February, is now available on DVD and iTunes.
What Do You Get When You Cross A Cat With A Serial Killer?
The Year We Began to Understand Serial Killers
Television journalist, author, syndicated columnist
In the '70s the U.S. experienced a frightening uptick in the number of active serial killers. In that decade, according to the serial killer information center at Radford University, there were 450 individual serial killers at work. Over the previous decade the number stood at 156.
The 10 Most Notorious Criminals In American History
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The James Holmes Trial and the Insanity Defense
Criminal Defense Attorney
The insanity defense, which dates back to ancient times, is a controversial defense option. In fact, not all 50 states allow an insanity defense, and several of those that do have rejected "not guilty by reason of insanity" in favor of the less-forgiving "guilty but insane."
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