Derrick Todd Lee denied request for new trial

August 21, 2014 at 3:20 AM

Derrick Todd Lee denied request for new trial

By Quincy Hodges, | The Times-Picayune

A Baton Rouge judge has denied convicted killer Derrick Todd Lee’s appeal for a new trial in the killing of former LSU graduate 22-year-old Charlotte Murray Pace. Lee was sentenced to death in 2004.

Lee’s case automatically goes to the Louisiana Supreme Court, and if his claims are rejected, the case would go to the federal post-conviction relief…

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August 14, 2014 at 8:58 AM

My family has always been private about our time spent together. It was our way of keeping one thing that was ours, with a man we shared with an entire world. But now that’s gone, and I feel stripped bare. My last day with him was his birthday, and I will be forever grateful that my brothers and I got to spend that time alone with him, sharing gifts and laughter. He was always warm, even in his darkest moments. While I’ll never, ever understand how he could be loved so deeply and not find it in his heart to stay, there’s minor comfort in knowing our grief and loss, in some small way, is shared with millions. It doesn’t help the pain, but at least it’s a burden countless others now know we carry, and so many have offered to help lighten the load. Thank you for that.

To those he touched who are sending kind words, know that one of his favorite things in the world was to make you all laugh. As for those who are sending negativity, know that some small, giggling part of him is sending a flock of pigeons to your house to poop on your car. Right after you’ve had it washed. After all, he loved to laugh too…

Dad was, is and always will be one of the kindest, most generous, gentlest souls I’ve ever known, and while there are few things I know for certain right now, one of them is that not just my world, but the entire world is forever a little darker, less colorful and less full of laughter in his absence. We’ll just have to work twice as hard to fill it back up again.

— My only statement. My brothers’ are also online. Thank you for all your kindness, and goodbye for awhile guys. xo (via zeldawilliams)


August 11, 2014 at 10:32 PM

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August 9, 2014 at 5:39 AM

Ken Isaacs - Ebola Outbreak A Potential Apocalyptic Crisis


Manson Family murders 45 years.

August 9, 2014 at 4:47 AM

Manson Family murders 45 years.

It has been a long time and still the ripples of these murders affect society in so many ways. 

Tate Family Legacy


Interview with Alisa Statman and Brie Tate who write a book called Restless Souls.

Helter Skelter remake

Interview with Charles Manson

The Manson Women

Too Young to Die (Sharon tate documentary) 

Crime Library Article


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June 27, 2014 at 2:13 AM

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June 23, 2014 at 5:42 AM

Mr. G And Jellybean | The Animal Rescue Site Blog →

Have your happy tissues ready!


June 17, 2014 at 4:31 AM

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Aaron Hernandez

May 18, 2014 at 12:58 AM

I had seen Aaron Hernandez referred to as a serial killer. My first thought was no, he is just a thug. USA Today thinks along the same line.

If juries ultimately believe what prosecutors and police in Massachusetts allege, former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez isn’t just the man who orchestrated the killing of his friend, Odin Lloyd.

He’s a man who police say killed three people,…

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20th anniversary of John Wayne Gacy’s death

May 10, 2014 at 9:26 PM

It’s been 20 years since John Wayne Gacy was put down, I hope that it has been 20 years of suffering.

There is an interesting article about him here.

Chicago’s most notorious serial killer was put to death at Stateville Correctional Center twenty years ago today. One of his Death Row attorneys still feels the way in which her life and career were altered by him and recalls just what a sick,…

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