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The shocking details that you didn’t see in Abducted In Plain Sight

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    Understanding the controversy behind Netflix’s Madeleine McCann documentary

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    When They See Us: Ava DuVernay’s Central Park Five drama finally has a trailer

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  • The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold
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    The women killed by Jack the Ripper are finally having their stories told

    A new book, opera and TV series explore the lives of the serial killer’s victims. It’s a welcome break from our culture’s obsession with male murderers

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  • Abducted in Plain Sight. Image: Netflix
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    Netflix’s wild true crime doc Abducted in Plain Sight could get a sequel

    Filmmaker Skye Borgman left a lot on the cutting room floor, and we want to see it

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  • Patricia Arquette and Joey King in The Act. Image: Hulu
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    This true crime drama will be your new obsession

    Patricia Arquette takes on the role of an overprotective mother

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    This is what your fascination with Ted Bundy really says about you

    As Netflix pays $9million for a new Ted Bundy biopic, we examine what our obsession with the serial killer really means

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    Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten wants to be paroled this year

    She was 19 when she was convicted for her role in Manson’s 1969 killing spree. Now, 50 years later, she wants to be released

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    The Lorena Bobbitt documentary vows to finally tell her side of the story

    The woman who cut off her husband’s penis after years of alleged abuse is the subject of a new true crime series

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    A Wild Wild Country movie is coming and Priyanka Chopra is going to star

    We couldn’t be more excited for this news if we tried

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    Unbelievable: everything we know about Netflix’s new true-crime drama

    The series is based on the true story of a teenager who was charged with making a false rape claim.

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    Long Reads

    Why are we all so obsessed with true crime?

    From Netflix series to compelling podcasts, we can't get enough of true crime. But why?

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    The real life story of Ted Bundy and the women who brought him to justice

    The tale of one of America’s most notorious serial killers is also the story of the women who aided in bringing him down

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  • Eric bana in Netflix's Dirty John
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    Netflix’s Dirty John is a masterclass in coercive control

    Based on a true story, the show is a stark reminder that abuse doesn’t always have to be physical.

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    Kayleigh Dray
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    This teen escaped her kidnapper – so shouldn’t she get the reward money?

    Jayme Closs, 13, endured almost three months of captivity before she escaped

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Life

    The best true crime podcasts to listen to on your commute

    Liven up your journey to work with gripping tales of serial killers, cold cases and criminal trials

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    Emily Reynolds
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    Say hello to your new true-crime obsession for 2019

    This Amazon Prime docuseries investigates the case of John Wayne and Lorena Bobbitt in the early nineties

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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    The Teacher’s Pet podcast: everything you need to know

    The success of hit podcast The Teacher's Pet has helped to solve a murder case.

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    The disturbing true story that inspired autumn’s most controversial horror film

    Slender Man has already sparked outrage – but why?

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  • Freda Black, the assistant DA in the Netflix's The Staircase, seen at trial.
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    The prosecutor from Netflix's The Staircase dead at 57

    She was found in her home on Sunday.

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    8 of the most audacious scams pulled off by women

    Feeling intrigued by the stars of Ocean's 8? Meet the real-life ladies of the criminal world

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  • Netflix’s The Staircase: everything you need to know about your new true-crime obsession
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    Netflix fans, get ready for your new true-crime obsession

    Before Making a Murderer or Serial, there was The Staircase…

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