June 2001, 47-yr. old Andrea Yates, Houston, TX, drowned her 5 small children in the family bathtub, then called the police & her husband.  The incident arose from depression, religious fanaticism, & psychosis.  TX jurors made a determination about justice based on outdated ideas about mental illness. Altho the jury returned a 1st degree murder sentence, the TX court of appeals reversed the decision & found her not guilty by reason of insanity.  She is now in N. TX State Hosp.

June 2001, 47-yr. old Andrea Yates, Houston, TX, drowned her 5 small children in the family bathtub, then called the police & her husband. The incident arose from depression, religious fanaticism, & psychosis. TX jurors made a determination about justice based on outdated ideas about mental illness. Altho the jury returned a 1st degree murder sentence, the TX court of appeals reversed the decision & found her not guilty by reason of insanity. She is now in N. TX State Hosp.

Andrea Yates, former Houston, Texas resident, killed her five children on June 20, 2001 by drowning them in the bathtub.

Andrea Yates, former Houston, Texas resident, killed her five children on June 20, 2001 by drowning them in the bathtub.

Deborah Evans was pregnant with ex-boyfriend Levern Ward's child when on Nov. 19, 1995, Ward broke into her home with his cousin & his cousin's boyfriend. The 3 stabbed & shot Evans before removing the fetus from her womb, allegedly to procure the baby for Ward's cousin. They also stabbed to death Evans' children Samantha, 10 & Joshua, 8. Ward's and Evans' son, Jordan, 17 months, survived, as did the newborn, Elijah, after being ripped from his mother's womb.

Deborah Evans was pregnant with ex-boyfriend Levern Ward's child when on Nov. 19, 1995, Ward broke into her home with his cousin & his cousin's boyfriend. The 3 stabbed & shot Evans before removing the fetus from her womb, allegedly to procure the baby for Ward's cousin. They also stabbed to death Evans' children Samantha, 10 & Joshua, 8. Ward's and Evans' son, Jordan, 17 months, survived, as did the newborn, Elijah, after being ripped from his mother's womb.

The Australian woman who attacked her husbands, killed her last one and served him as dinner for his kids

The Australian woman who attacked her husbands, killed her last one and served him as dinner for his kids

In Loving Memory of Laci Peterson, murdered by her husband when she was 8 months pregnant.

In Loving Memory of Laci Peterson, murdered by her husband when she was 8 months pregnant.

Ted Kaczynski - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Theodore Kaczynski (1942- ) became known as the Unabomber during an 18-year terror campaign. Kaczynski killed three people and injured 23 others between 1978 and 1995 in a mail bombing spree.

Ted Kaczynski - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Theodore Kaczynski (1942- ) became known as the Unabomber during an 18-year terror campaign. Kaczynski killed three people and injured 23 others between 1978 and 1995 in a mail bombing spree.

A black and white photograph of Genie, with her eyes focused away from the camera and an expressionless, innocent look on her face.

A black and white photograph of Genie, with her eyes focused away from the camera and an expressionless, innocent look on her face.

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