Rock v. Arkansas was a case, which took place in 1983. The defendant, Vickie Lorene Rock, was charged with manslaughter. She was convicted of killing her husband in July 1983. The defendant was unable to remember everything that had happened the night of her husbands killing. So therefore her defense attorney had a doctor, by the name of Bettye Back, twice hypnotize Vickie Rock to allow her to remember fully what happened the night she killed her husband.
Have you ever killed some one? Over a 100 years ago Lizzie's parents were brutally murdered by someone and the only person they focused on was the daughter lizzie borden. Lizzie Borden was the axe murderer no doubt about it because all the signs pointed to no other than Lizzie herself. The reason I think Lizzie killed her parents was because she didn't like her stepmother and thought if she didn't kill her father her father would think its her. Lizzie is a true mastermind to have gotten away with murder because there is no other explanation to Lizzie's parents brutal death.
At age 24 in December of 1900, Susan Glaspell, a legislative reporter for the Des Moines Daily News at the time was employed to cover the highly sensationalized murder of John Hossack. His wife Margaret Hossack had been the prime suspect and was in fact convicted of the crime and sentenced. However, one year after her incarceration, her conviction was over turned and the second trial in 1903 resulted in a hung jury. She was never retried and the case remains unsolved to this day. After the case ended Susan Glaspell quit journalism to pursue a career in fiction.
Faulkner’s story demonstrates totally different plot: there is an own main character, her mental disorder and its consequences for the society. In the case of Emily Grierson the problem appeared to be in the inherited disorder, as “people in our town, remembering how old lady Wyatt, her great-aunt, had gone completely crazy at last” (Faulkner 4); and the citizens’ attitude. Miss Emily felt a pressure from people because of own origins and behavior; and these conditions finally made her to kill Homer Barron, an only potential opportunity for marriage after her father’s death. After the crime Miss Emily was not able to get rid of the body and continued to live with it until her own death. It looked like Baron became the only victim of the character’s madness here.
Selena was a songwriter, singer, spokesperson, actress, and fashion designer. That 's who Selena was. Who killed Selena Selena was killed March 31, 1995 by Yolanda Saldivar. Saldívar shot Selena in the back, piercing an artery that led from her .heart, killing her. Yolanda wanted to end her one life but shot Selena on accident, but the court didn’t
His death is explained when Elizabeth tells Proctor, “He would not answer ay or nay to his indictment; for if he denied the charge they’d hang him surely, and auction out his property. So he stand mute, and died Christian under the law” (Miller 84). Because he didn’t side with society, the court eventually had Giles killed for his belief. A few years ago, an event similar to this occurred down at a college in Oregon. A shooter came to the campus and would ask the people if they believed in God.
and Shakur is speculated to be the cause of both rapper’s murder. After the Jenner sisters came out with an apology over the fashion fiasco, B.I.G.’s estate replied with this statement to People Magazine: “While we appreciate that the Jenners have made an apology and pulled the unlawful and unauthorized items, this matter has yet to be resolved.”
The LGBT Argentinian activist Amancay Diana Sacayán was murdered after failing to attend the 30th National Women’s Meeting in Mar del Plata. Her friends became distraught after phone calls were left unanswered. When the owner of the building was alerted, he/she found her deceased body inside her apartment with the door open and the entire premise ruined. The police believe that Sacayán knew the assailant(s) that came into her apartment and stabbed her multiple times leading to her death. There were signs of self-defense but unfortunately she did not make it.
At New York City, Kew Gardens was one of seven gardens that was planted communicate gardens. In 1964, the Kew Gardens neighborhood got noticed when the Kitty Genovese got murdered near the Kew Gardens. Neighbors heard her yelling help me he stabbed me and nobody did anything to help the innocent lady. “For more than half an hour thirty-eight respectable, law-abiding citizens in Queens watched a killer stab and stalk a women in three separate attacks in Queens” ( Gansberg 128). Basically, Gansberg is stating that there was thirty-eight citizens that watched it happened but did not do anything that would help her and call the police when they heard her yelling for