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Brianna Ghey murder

Two teens guilty of ‘senseless’ murder of trans girl Brianna Ghey

Two 16-year-olds have been found guilty of the “senseless” murder of transgender girl Brianna Ghey, who was stabbed 28 times in a park in Cheshire, England earlier this year.  Known as Girl X and Boy Y to protect their identities, the “murder obsessed teens” were found guilty unanimously by a jury at Manchester crown court …

Bruce McArthur, gay serial killer in Toronto

Harrowing docuseries on gay Santa Claus killer comes to streaming

A true crime docuseries new to streaming examines how serial killer Bruce McArthur, who murdered at least eight gay Canadian men in acts of “pure evil,” escaped capture for years. From 2010 to 2017, eight men went missing from Toronto’s Gay Village, many Middle Eastern immigrants. 67-year-old Bruce McArthur was a Toronto landscaper, a shopping …

Last Call HBO documentary series on serial killer's grisly gay murders

HBO doco tells true story of serial killer’s grisly gay murders

New HBO docuseries Last Call, examining how a serial killer evaded justice as he murdered gay men in 1990s New York City, is coming to streaming soon. Dubbed “The Last Call killer,” nurse Richard Rogers murdered and dismembered gay and bisexual men between 1992 and 1993 after meeting them at Manhattan bars late at night. …

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Birthday: Matthew Leveson would have been 36 today

Matthew Leveson would have turned 36 today, born December 12, 1986. But Matthew was cruelly taken from his loved ones at the age of just 20, his young life needlessly cut short. Matthew Leveson’s family reported him missing when he didn’t turn up for work after a night out in Sydney. A few days later, …

Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe: home decor for the inventive crim

Sixty years after her death, Marilyn Monroe remains an icon. Her image also remains a popular element of modern home decor. But a Western Australian man trying to avoid cops bearing warrants has taken that to new heights. Scroll down for the vid WA Police looking for a man with outstanding warrants found him in …

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On this day: Lucien Carr, the Beats & gay panic defence

On August 25, 1944, newspapers reported the indictment of 19-year-old Lucien Carr on a charge of second-degree murder for the ‘honour killing’ of David Kammerer. Over the previous months, Lucien Carr brought together the men who would later comprise the leading authors of the Beat generation: William Burroughs, Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg and Herbert Huncke. …

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The Curse. Chapter Five: Long Bay Gaol

The hidden camera extortion racket uncovered at New Farm’s trendy Avalon Flats shocked pre-war Brisbane. The victim — John Wilson, by all accounts, a remarkably devout English lad. The villains — Fred and Dalham Affleck, the sons of Sir Frederick Danby James Affleck, 8th Baronet of Dalham Hall, a Buderim orchardist. Previous to this crime, …

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The Curse. Chapter Four: Dalham Affleck

The hidden camera extortion racket uncovered at New Farm’s trendy Avalon Flats shocked pre-war Brisbane. The victim — John Wilson, by all accounts, a remarkably devout English lad. The villains — Fred and Dalham Affleck, the sons of Sir Frederick Danby James Affleck, 8th Baronet of Dalham Hall, a Buderim orchardist. Read Chapter 1: The …

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The Curse. Chapter Two: Sir Frederick Affleck & Sons

The hidden camera extortion racket uncovered at New Farm’s trendy Avalon Flats shocked pre-war Brisbane. The victim — John Wilson, by all accounts, a remarkably devout English lad. The villains — Fred and Dalham Affleck, the sons of Sir Frederick Danby James Affleck, 8th Baronet of Dalham Hall, a Buderim orchardist. Read Chapter 1: The …

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The Curse. Chapter One: The Hidden Camera

The hidden camera extortion racket uncovered at New Farm’s trendy Avalon Flats shocked pre-war Brisbane. The victim — John Wilson, by all accounts, a remarkably devout English lad. The villains — Fred and Dalham Affleck, the sons of Sir Frederick Danby James Affleck, 8th Baronet of Dalham Hall, a Buderim orchardist. The Supreme Court heard …

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