Here’s another strange but true case, this one courtesy of the State of Louisiana.
It was on May 9, 1947 that a 17-year old black teenager walked his last mile. … Read More
Back when I was going through my digital forensics training we were instructed on how to recover information on perpetrators or missing persons through a variety of means including, but … Read More
That is the question for any State Governor with the power to do so. Some agonize over the decision, some don’t and a great many will base their decision more … Read More
The Tower of London, nowadays a popular tourist destination. Once also a prison, defensive fortress, a crime scene (if you believe, as I do, that the ‘Princes in the Tower’ … Read More
The nation’s largest post-conviction review of forensic evidence is currently underway after the FBI admits that the nearly three decade practice of using visual comparisons for hair samples and bite … Read More
Most of us are aware of the bizarre and cruel human experimentation projects performed by Germany’s infamous Josef Mengele, and those who are regular readers may even be aware of … Read More
The “Satanic Panic” that swept over the media through late 1970s into the early 1990s commonly refers to the belief that satanic cults were responsible for a smorgasbord of serious … Read More
Death Row is the end of the line for serious criminal offenders. Some of the most well-known serial killers, murderers, and other criminals have found themselves here through the years, … Read More
It’s never been done before. It’s possible it will never be used. But, only days ago, Oklahoma legislators voted to adopt the use of a nitrogen gas chamber if it … Read More
Over the last several years, European Union drug companies have been engaged in an active and effective boycott, refusing to sell the drugs used in lethal injections to prisons and … Read More
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