In 1983, 41-year-old Alabama man Tommy Arthur was convicted of murder and sentenced to death. In the 34 years which have followed, Arthur was scheduled to die seven times and … Read More
When 38-year-old Steven Robards began suffering stomach pains and stiffness in his limbs on 18 February 1993 in Fort Worth, Texas, his 16-year-old daughter called on a neighbour worried about … Read More
Bald, they say, is beautiful.
Despite society’s side-eye towards those of us whose hair is receding, there are a lot of positives that come from being bald. For example, Patrick … Read More
Love can make you do crazy things. When you’re young and in love you feel as though you can take on the world, that no one can stop you, that … Read More
On June 15, 2017, Stark County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a 911 hangup call from a residence. When police arrived on the scene they found the front door had been … Read More
At Odessa High School in West Texas, stories of the ghost of Betty Williams circulate wildly, gathering momentum with each new year and high school intake. The school auditorium is … Read More
On 27 June 1946, the body of 12-year-old Muriel Drinkwater was found in woods just one-quarter of a mile away from her home in Penllergaer in Swansea, Wales. The little … Read More
Modern medicine has come a long way. We’ve gone from leeches to pills, amputation to surgery, certain death to a minor inconvenience. We’ve made such great advances over the course … Read More
When we read history textbooks about witch hunts, we feel a certain detachment. The Salem Witch Trials were over 300 years ago, long enough for us to separate ourselves from … Read More
Thanks to superheroes like Batman and The Punisher, we as a society tend to romanticize the vigilante. They act as the hammer of the people: crushing injustice, righting wrongs, succeeding … Read More
Sword and Scale Episode 92
Sword and Scale Episode 91
A Father’s Death, A Daughter’s Secret
Sword and Scale Episode 89
Sword and Scale Episode 1
YouTube Fans Beware
June 23, 2017
This Doctor Wanted to Raise “Sexual Families”
Could Baltimore’s Most Hated Mother Walk Free?
June 22, 2017
Girl Scouts to Become Crime Fighters of the 21st Century
The Wilson Family Murders
June 21, 2017
Sword and Scale, which debuted in 2013, covers the underworld of criminal activity and the demented minds that perform the most despicable and unthinkable actions.
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