FBI, 21 Jan. 1947, https://www.fbi.gov/history/famous-cases/the-black- dahlia. Accessed February 2018. “The Black Dahlia - The 1947 Murder of Elizabeth Short.” Web.unc, http://blackdahlia.web.unc. edu/the-crime-scene/. Accessed 15 February 2018. “The Black Dahlia Murder - Read All about it in FBI Records.”
As someone may have said, “Lizzie did it” or “It was totally Lizzie” is right. As some may say, the Lizzie Borden case must be quiet boring. Well, it’s wrong! Go into detail, who else would’ve burned a dress from old paint? Lizzie Borden, by the way, is a murder case that happened on August 4, 1892.
Her murder was one of the stories that began the chain of crimes soon to be uncovered. A kidnapping or family tied murder are two theories that are possible in this case. Even if JonBenét’s case is cold, her murder is still not justified. JonBenét Ramsey, a six year old beauty queen from Atlanta, Georgia: A child murdered in
Bystander Effect. In: R. Baumeister and K. Vohs, ed.. Encyclopedia of social psychology, 1st ed. Thousand Oaks, Calif: Sage Publications, pp.132-133. van Bommel, M., van Prooijen, J., Elffers, H., & Van Lange, P. (2012). Be aware to care: Public self-awareness leads to a reversal of the bystander effect.
Prince Edward and his younger brother Richard, were imprisoned in 1483 by their uncle. In the 1930s, two skeletons were found under a staircase with attributions similar to the young princes ("Tower of London." Encyclopædia Britannica; “Tower of London.” History; “Tower of London.” New World Encyclopedia).
Did Lizzie Borden Get Away with Murder? “Lizzie Borden took an axe / And gave her mother forty whacks / When she saw what she had done / She gave her father forty-one” (Linder). In today’s time, many children know this nursery rhyme as a scary story similar to other chants like Bloody Mary.
Texas Servant Girl Murders - (HDSI) In a Public Service Broadcasting History Detectives documentary, a team of forensic scientists and detectives decided to attempt to solve a case more than 130 years old. The “Texas Servant Girl Murders” are a series of murders that took place in Austin, Texas in 1885. These murders have remained a mystery until modern day forensic scientists look back and may have been able to solve this crime easily today.
The Bystander Effect stems from altruism, which is selfless goodness. The Lords of Discipline showcases many instances of this effect, and discusses the notorious murder of Kitty Genovese in which the very concept was conceptualized. Not only does the story influence the practice of this effect, but it also discourages it, therefore bemusing its students on how to react in emergency situations. The repercussions of falling fault to this effect can be in some cases lethal, and can compromise one’s social life. Kitty Genovese would still be alive today had her neighbors not been negligent to the cries heard from
Physician Assisted Suicide Within the past decade, Physician Assisted Suicide (PAS) has become a controversial topic within the medical field. However, many people are not entirely aware of the terminology regarding PAS (3). PAS is when a physician provides the necessary means and/or information to enable the patient to perform a life-ending act (AMA). In regards to physician assisted suicide there are many positive and negative arguments that can help us decide for ourselves on how we feel about PAS.
The New York Times. The New York Times, 18 July 2015. Web. 31 July 2015. Kristof, Nicholas.