How Is Lizzie Borden Guilty

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Lizzie Borden is guilty of the murder of her parents. For example, “Lizzie had no alibis other than her own statements and unfortunately for her, her statements changed each time she made one…”(45). Police and witnesses believe she was just trying to cover for someone or she was just put under pressure when asked for an alibi and had to come up with a story in the spur of the moment. However, if Lizzie were innocent she wouldn’t have changed her story. In addition, she burned the dress she was wearing because she claimed there was brown stains on it. And as stated in the passage, “Brown is the color of dried blood”(47). This means Lizzie was the murderer if she had gotten blood on her dress. If she had not committed this crime, she would not

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