Tags » Parricide

Manipulated to murder by animal spirits

August 31, 2010
Dallas, Oregon
The bodies of David Scott Jondle and Marilyn Jondle are found after they were murdered by their son Andrew at the behest of his girlfriend… 300 more words

Newspaper Clippings

Doctor kills parents after psychotic episode 

August 26, 2000
Chatham Township, New Jersey
Dr. Idella Kathleen Hagan calls police, confessing the murder of her parents after receiving messages to do so in traffic lights, TV commercials, and playing cards… 155 more words

Family

Poena cullei was a type of death penalty imposed on Roman subjects who had been found guilty of parricide...

Poena cullei was a type of death penalty imposed on Roman subjects who had been found guilty of parricide (murder of relatives, in particular, the murder of one’s own parents). 33 more words

DICOTD

Letter : Wadham College [Oxford], to his sister Molly

Summary:A descriptive first-hand account of the famed murder trial of Mary Blandy, who in 1752 stood accused of poisoning her invalid father with white arsenic in his food, on the instructions of her aspiring lover, William Henry Cranstoun, who was, unbeknownst to her, already in possession of a wife, but was hungry for the £10,000 Miss Blandy was due to inherit.

125 more words
Manuscripts