Dr. Jack Kevorkian thought it was an act of mercy to help over 130 terminally ill patients die a peaceful, pain-free death. Michigan prosecutors said it was murder and spent years trying to get a jury to agree with them.
William Coday thought he met the love of his life when he met Gloria Gomez. Years earlier, he’d thought he had a similar love. And like that girl, Gloria Gomez’s life would come to a similarly brutal end.
What begins as another sun-soaked day in Boca Raton, ends in blood-soaked violence, leaving a mother of three a quadriplegic. But police find that this seemingly random act may not have been so random after all.
When a woman comes down with flu-like symptoms and eventually dies, a neurologist suspects she was poisoned with radioactive thallium. The FBI suspects her neighbour, who had a very extensive background in chemistry.
The discovery of Travis Alexander’s body, riddled with stab wounds, his throat slit and shot in the back of the head, shocked his friends and family, police charged his on-again off-again girlfriend with his murder.