Murder Was The Case

Murder Was The Case

By Lee Mellor
Criminologist Lee Mellor discusses the darkest, most perverse, bestial crimes known to man. You can’t handle it. Tap out now.
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#120. Canadian Maniacs, Part 2: Prairie Scaries (Dive Bar) w/ Kristi Lee
Continuing our chat with Kristi Lee: Douglas Garland's massacre of the Likness Family in Alberta and the peculiar and disturbing case of Andrea Giesbrecht in Manitoba.
1:01:07
January 16, 2020
#119. Canadian Maniacs, Part 1: Deaths in the Deep (Dive Bar) w/ Kristi Lee
Kristi Lee, host of 'Canadian True Crime', joins Lee in the dive bar to gab about four of the most interesting cases from her popular podcast. In this episode: 'The Giant Mine Bombing' in the Northwest Territories and Shafia honour killing familicide in Kingston, Ontario.
1:01:16
January 16, 2020
#118. Homicide Headlines 2019, Part 3: Pretty Dead Girls (Dive Bar) w/ Nate Hendley, Robert Hoshowsky, Neil Gray & Matthew Carver
Though 2019 saw developments in Australia's most high profile series of unsolved murders 'The Claremont Killings', the headlines were also punctuated by the murders of Mackenzie Lueck in Utah, Aniah Blanchard in Alabama, and Anastasia Yeshenko in Russia.
1:28:04
January 8, 2020
#117. Homicide Headlines 2019, Part 2: Good Riddance (Dive Bar) w/ Nate Hendley, Robert Hoshowsky, Neil Gray & Matthew Carver
The guys recall the crimes of the sickest serial killers to die in 2019 and ponder the lasting fixation with Charles Manson 50 years after the 1969 slayings committed by The Manson Famly.
1:00:34
January 8, 2020
#116. Homicide Headlines 2019, Part 1: The Land of Death and Honey (Dive Bar) w/ Nate Hendley, Robert Hoshowsky, Neil Gray, & Matthew Carver
Lee congregates with true crime authors Nate Hendley and Robert Hoshowsky along with artists Neil Gray and Matthew Carver at Toronto's 19th century Blake House restaurant to feast, drink, and talk about the year 2019 in homicide. In this episode: homicide rates, a deeper look into the murders of local billionaires Barry & Honey Sherman, and the controversial resolution to the cold case killing of six-year-old Ljubica Topic.
1:21:02
January 8, 2020
#115. The Bloody Awards 2019
Live from the bowels of hell, the second annual Bloody Awards! We take a look back at the most memorable moments and guests from Murder Was The Case and celebrate the winners you voted for. Special appearances by Jack the Ripper, Juan Corona, Richard Speck and more!
49:49
December 27, 2019
#114. Winter AMA 2019 (Ask Lee Anything)
Lee gives a year-end 'state of the podcast' address, hints at what the listeners can expect in 2020, discloses some upcoming book and music projects, reveals his new position as Vice President of AISOCC, touches upon the prodigal TV show with Det. Cloyd Steiger and Suzanna Ryan, and asks for your feedback on "Off With His Head" on Twitter and Facebook. He then addresses questions regarding - Sandy Hook conspiracy theories - studying criminology as a gateway to private investigation - AIDS infection from necrophilic acts - the status of DNA in a prominent 'Lowdown Murders' suspect - Curtis Sagmoen - The effects of contemporary child rearing on emotional and social development  
1:05:06
December 23, 2019
#113: Nominations: 2019 Bloody Awards
Nominations for the upcoming 2018 Bloody Awards! Patrons: go to patreon.com/murderwasthecase to cast your vote.  To check out all six episodes in the 'Murder in VR' lecture series, click on the following playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL23v_yQkodypB-iPwYYxp5t8Z1Jzth2Ad&fbclid=IwAR0MBrveD8QGosoJC1oCCcIpICUGocltVlYRAK7Iwk-28sGG2vbjPQjF7HQ
35:25
December 9, 2019
#112. The Landscape of Crime, Part 2: Safer streets, safer schools, safer homes (Dive Bar) w/ Douglas MacGregor
Doug and Lee discuss practical measures to reduce crime in neighbourhoods, design schools so that they are better equipped to deter of deal with mass shooter, and little alterations you can make to your home to lower the chances that you fall prey to burglars, rapists, and worse...
38:11
December 7, 2019
#111. The Landscape of Crime, Part 1: Environmental Criminology 101 (Dive Bar) w/ Douglas MacGregor
Private investigator and security consultant Douglas MacGregor unpacks environmental criminology from geographic profiling and predictive policing software to hot spots. A highly theoretical but engrossing glimpse into the future of crim!
1:04:15
December 7, 2019
#110. Fall of the House of Musitano (Dive Bar) w/ James Dubro
Organized crime expert and author James Dubro unveils the bloody history belying a recent rash of mafia assassinations and attempted murders in the Greater Toronto/Hamilton area. Replete with tales of bllundering hitmen and crumbling criminal dynasties.
59:26
November 16, 2019
#109. The Lowdown Murders, Part 4: Linkage Analysis & Suspect Prioritization (Dive Bar) w/ Vanessa Brown
In this fourth and final episode examining the murders in and around London from 1966-70, Lee considers Vanessa's two favourite suspects and employs behavioural analysis to determine the number of serial killers and which victims fall into a given series.
1:19:14
November 16, 2019
#108. The Lowdown Murders, Part 3: Killing Georgia (Dive Bar) w/ Vanessa Brown
Lee and Vanessa Brown look at the 1966 sex slaying of Georgia Jackson at the hands of David Bodemer. Could it be related to subsequent homicides in the London-area? What about the 1983 lust murder of teenage Donna Awcock? 
1:09:18
October 21, 2019
#107. Murder in VR (Dive Bar) w/ Drax
Don't listen to this episode! WATCH IT here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FKw96R-OzzY  
1:13:38
October 8, 2019
#106. The Lowdown Murders, Part 2: 1969-70 (Dive Bar) w/ Vanessa Brown
1969: Bruce Stapylton. Murdered. Jackie English. 1970: Soraya O'Connell. Murdered. Author Vanessa Brown's new book 'The Forest City Killer' tells the tale of a shocking stint of unsolved sexual homicides in London, Ontario from 1968-70. Lee looked at those cold cases in 2013-14. On the anniversary of the Jackie English murder, they meet up in the dive bar to compare notes and brainstorm.
1:15:25
October 5, 2019
#105. The Lowdown Murders, Part 1: 1968 (Dive Bar) w/ Vanessa Brown
1968: Jacqueline Dunleavy. Murdered. Frankie Jensen. Murdered. Scott Leishman. Murdered. Helga Beer. Murdered. Linda White. Murdered Author Vanessa Brown's new book 'The Forest City Killer' tells the tale of a shocking stint of unsolved sexual homicides in London, Ontario from 1968-70. Lee looked at those cold cases in 2013-14. On the anniversary of the Jackie English murder, they meet up in the dive bar to compare notes and brainstorm.
1:33:52
October 5, 2019
#104. Big Changes! Exciting News! aka 'F the AMA' (Important Announcements)
Lee makes a series of important announcements regarding the podcast, relocating, upcoming lectures in virtual reality, joining the Crawlspace network, a forthcoming appearance at American Crime Fest, the TV show, and his current relationship with academia. Crawlspace (network): http://crawlspace-media.com American Crime Fest: https://americancrimefest.com Download 'Sansar' at sansar.com Recommended specs for Sansar: https://help.sansar.com/hc/en-us/articles/115002967023-System-requirements
19:31
October 1, 2019
#103. Off With His Head! (Radio Play)
The gripping true crime tale of German serial killer Eugen Weidmann, the last person to be publicly executed in 'La Belle' France, eighty years ago...CAST: Lorna Poplak, Lee Mellor, Nate Hendley, and Jacqueline Rendell.Written by: Lorna PoplakProduced by: Lee MellorFootage of Weidmann's execution: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VJdhePPvxjY
32:17
September 19, 2019
#103. Off With His Head! (Radio Play)
The gripping true crime tale of German serial killer Eugen Weidmann, the last person to be publicly executed in 'La Belle' France, eighty years ago...CAST: Lorna Poplak, Lee Mellor, Nate Hendley, and Jacqueline Rendell.Written by: Lorna PoplakProduced by: Lee MellorFootage of Weidmann's execution: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VJdhePPvxjY
32:17
September 19, 2019
#102. Gun-Schooled!, Part 2: Myths vs. Realities (Dive Bar) w/ Marty Kerluck
Marty discloses his worrying experience speaking on Bill C-71 before the Canadian Senate, before he and Lee- debunk the widespread myth that recent increases in handgun related violence in Toronto can be linked to legal handgun ownership- explain why the AR-15 is not a uniquely deadly semi-automatic rifleAND - answer Mayor John Tory's trite broken record of a question "Why do you need a gun?"
1:41:05
September 9, 2019
#102. Gun-Schooled!, Part 2: Myths vs. Realities (Dive Bar) w/ Marty Kerluck
Marty discloses his worrying experience speaking on Bill C-71 before the Canadian Senate, before he and Lee- debunk the widespread myth that recent increases in handgun related violence in Toronto can be linked to legal handgun ownership- explain why the AR-15 is not a uniquely deadly semi-automatic rifleAND - answer Mayor John Tory's trite broken record of a question "Why do you need a gun?"
1:41:05
September 9, 2019
#101. Gun-Schooled!, Part 1: Firearms 101 (Dive Bar) w/ Marty Kerluck
Certified Canadian firearms safety instructor Marty Kerluck sits down in the dive bar to provide a free rudimentary education on the anatomy of guns and ammunition; basic safety; Canadian firearm laws, classifications, statistics, and demographics; and the difference between revolvers, semi-automatics, machine guns, and more!For Marty's services: https://www.firearmsafety.biz
1:06:01
September 9, 2019
#101. Gun-Schooled!, Part 1: Firearms 101 (Dive Bar) w/ Marty Kerluck
Certified Canadian firearms safety instructor Marty Kerluck sits down in the dive bar to provide a free rudimentary education on the anatomy of guns and ammunition; basic safety; Canadian firearm laws, classifications, statistics, and demographics; and the difference between revolvers, semi-automatics, machine guns, and more!For Marty's services: https://www.firearmsafety.biz
1:06:01
September 9, 2019
#100. Tori: Justice Dies in Darkness (Dive Bar) w/ Rodney Stafford
On April 8, 2009, Victoria 'Tori' Stafford was abducted, repeatedly raped, and murdered in southwestern Ontario by Terri-Lynne McClintic and Michael Rafferty. Ten years later, her father, Rodney Stafford, shares a heartbreaking and enraging story of injustice with Lee to mark the 100th episode of Murder Was the Case.https://www.facebook.com/groups/JusticeForToriProtestForChange/
1:04:10
September 1, 2019
#100. Tori: Justice Dies in Darkness (Dive Bar) w/ Rodney Stafford
On April 8, 2009, Victoria 'Tori' Stafford was abducted, repeatedly raped, and murdered in southwestern Ontario by Terri-Lynne McClintic and Michael Rafferty. Ten years later, her father, Rodney Stafford, shares a heartbreaking and enraging story of injustice with Lee to mark the 100th episode of Murder Was the Case.https://www.facebook.com/groups/JusticeForToriProtestForChange/
1:04:10
September 1, 2019
#99. The Baltovich File, Part 10: Closer (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 10 of 10. In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from themoment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:41:43
August 24, 2019
#99. The Baltovich File, Part 10: Closer (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 10 of 10. In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from themoment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:41:43
August 24, 2019
#98. The Baltovich File, Part 9: Bernardo? (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 9 of 10. In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from themoment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:11:52
August 24, 2019
#98. The Baltovich File, Part 9: Bernardo? (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 9 of 10. In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from themoment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:11:52
August 24, 2019
#97. The Baltovich File, Part 8: Twists, Turns, & 'Spinner' (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 8 of 10 (2008-Present). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from themoment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:36:57
August 14, 2019
#97. The Baltovich File, Part 8: Twists, Turns, & 'Spinner' (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 8 of 10 (2008-Present). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from themoment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:36:57
August 14, 2019
#96. The Baltovich File, Part 7: Straight Time (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich feat. Dr. JR Laurence
Part 7 of 10 (April 1, 2000-April 22, 2008). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from themoment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:35:15
August 14, 2019
#96. The Baltovich File, Part 7: Straight Time (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich feat. Dr. JR Laurence
Part 7 of 10 (April 1, 2000-April 22, 2008). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from themoment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:35:15
August 14, 2019
#95. The Baltovich File, Part 6: Hard Time (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 6 of 10 (April 1992-April 2000). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from themoment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
53:16
August 14, 2019
#95. The Baltovich File, Part 6: Hard Time (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 6 of 10 (April 1992-April 2000). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from themoment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
53:16
August 14, 2019
#94. The Baltovich File, Part 5: Evil Grin (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 5 of 10 (November 9, 1991-April 1992). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from themoment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:13:21
July 30, 2019
#94. The Baltovich File, Part 5: Evil Grin (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 5 of 10 (November 9, 1991-April 1992). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from themoment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:13:21
July 30, 2019
#93. The Baltovich File, Part 4: Hellhole (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 4 of 10 (November 19, 1990-November 9, 1991). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from the moment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:18:56
July 30, 2019
#93. The Baltovich File, Part 4: Hellhole (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 4 of 10 (November 19, 1990-November 9, 1991). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from the moment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:18:56
July 30, 2019
#92. The Baltovich File, Part 3: Double Tragedy (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 3 of 10 (June 22-November 19, 1990). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from the moment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
59:50
July 17, 2019
#92. The Baltovich File, Part 3: Double Tragedy (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 3 of 10 (June 22-November 19, 1990). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from the moment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
59:50
July 17, 2019
#91. The Baltovich File, Part 2: Disappearing Beauty (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 2 of 10 (June 17-22, 1990). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from the moment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:12:14
July 17, 2019
#91. The Baltovich File, Part 2: Disappearing Beauty (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 2 of 10 (June 17-22, 1990). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from the moment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:12:14
July 17, 2019
#90. The Baltovich File, Part 1: The Mysterious Miss Bain (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 1 of 10 (1987- June 17, 1990). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from the moment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:18:07
July 17, 2019
#90. The Baltovich File, Part 1: The Mysterious Miss Bain (Dive Bar) w/ Robert Baltovich
Part 1 of 10 (1987- June 17, 1990). In 1992, Robert Baltovich was wrongfully convicted of murdering his girlfriend Elizabeth Bain. To this day, the location of her remains is a mystery. Robert joins Lee in the divebar to tell his tale from the moment he first met Liz in 1987 to the present.
1:18:07
July 17, 2019
A Brief (But Necessary) Introduction to 'The Baltovich File'
This summer, Murder Was the Case is trying something new: a 10-part deep dive (bar) into the unsolved murder of Elizabeth Bain and the wrongful conviction of her boyfriend Robert Baltovich.Please listen to this brief introduction before progressing to the first episode in the series 'The Mysterious Miss Bain.'
08:29
July 17, 2019
A Brief (But Necessary) Introduction to 'The Baltovich File'
This summer, Murder Was the Case is trying something new: a 10-part deep dive (bar) into the unsolved murder of Elizabeth Bain and the wrongful conviction of her boyfriend Robert Baltovich.Please listen to this brief introduction before progressing to the first episode in the series 'The Mysterious Miss Bain.'
08:29
July 17, 2019
#89. Summer AMA 2019 (Ask Lee Anything)
It's summer and Lee gives a state of the podcast address and answers questions pertaining to CrimeCon 2019 in Orlando, his dissertation (see link below), Dennis Rader's paraphilic make-up, the killers that interest him the most, the status of his TV projects, and why some mothers feel the urge to bite their children.Link to Lee's dissertation: https://spectrum.library.concordia.ca/984899/1/Mellor_PhD_S2019.pdfLink to the KIRO7 video of Lee and Cloyd exploring Washington crime scenes:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ikXWJ7Saumo
1:00:42
July 17, 2019
#89. Summer AMA 2019 (Ask Lee Anything)
It's summer and Lee gives a state of the podcast address and answers questions pertaining to CrimeCon 2019 in Orlando, his dissertation (see link below), Dennis Rader's paraphilic make-up, the killers that interest him the most, the status of his TV projects, and why some mothers feel the urge to bite their children.Link to Lee's dissertation: https://spectrum.library.concordia.ca/984899/1/Mellor_PhD_S2019.pdfLink to the KIRO7 video of Lee and Cloyd exploring Washington crime scenes:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ikXWJ7Saumo
1:00:42
July 17, 2019
#88. Hypnotize w/ Dr. JR Laurence (Dive Bar)
One of the world's leading authorities on hypnosis, Dr. Jean-Roch Laurence, schools Lee on the myths and realities of hypnosis, the 'Satanic Panic' era, multiple personalities (Dissociative Identity Disorder) and planting false memories. Cases include 'Hillside Strangler' Kenneth Bianchi and David Parker Ray.
1:18:41
July 10, 2019
#88. Hypnotize w/ Dr. JR Laurence (Dive Bar)
One of the world's leading authorities on hypnosis, Dr. Jean-Roch Laurence, schools Lee on the myths and realities of hypnosis, the 'Satanic Panic' era, multiple personalities (Dissociative Identity Disorder) and planting false memories. Cases include 'Hillside Strangler' Kenneth Bianchi and David Parker Ray.
1:18:41
July 10, 2019
#87. Chasing Monsters, Part 2: Oklahoma Fire, Alabama Ripper w/ Celene Beth Calderon & Sarah Cailean (Dive Bar)
Ex-cop and co-host of HLN's 'Hell in the Heartland', Sarah Cailean, talks about her experience investigating the disappearances of Ashley Freeman and Lauria Bible in Oklahoma. Then, Celene, Sarah, and Lee reveal a dark and ambitious forthcoming true crime collaboration. The investigation will be televised!
1:10:13
June 28, 2019
#87. Chasing Monsters, Part 2: Oklahoma Fire, Alabama Ripper w/ Celene Beth Calderon & Sarah Cailean (Dive Bar)
Ex-cop and co-host of HLN's 'Hell in the Heartland', Sarah Cailean, talks about her experience investigating the disappearances of Ashley Freeman and Lauria Bible in Oklahoma. Then, Celene, Sarah, and Lee reveal a dark and ambitious forthcoming true crime collaboration. The investigation will be televised!
1:10:13
June 28, 2019
#86. Chasing Monsters, Part 1: Theodore w/ Celene Beth Calderon & Sarah Cailean (Dive Bar)
Filmmaker Celene Beth Calderon joins Lee in the dive bar accompanied by her friend, ex-cop and true crime TV host Sarah Cailean, to discuss her upcoming 'Theodore': a documentary series that aims to look at the devastating toll the crimes of Ted Bundy took on surviving victims, family members of the deceased, and police officers who followed his trail of blood from Washington to Florida.
1:02:35
June 28, 2019
#86. Chasing Monsters, Part 1: Theodore w/ Celene Beth Calderon & Sarah Cailean (Dive Bar)
Filmmaker Celene Beth Calderon joins Lee in the dive bar accompanied by her friend, ex-cop and true crime TV host Sarah Cailean, to discuss her upcoming 'Theodore': a documentary series that aims to look at the devastating toll the crimes of Ted Bundy took on surviving victims, family members of the deceased, and police officers who followed his trail of blood from Washington to Florida.
1:02:35
June 28, 2019
#85. Silverfox: Cage Door Closes (Update)
Lee recounts his experience in court with Toronto serial killer Bruce McArthur, the shocking details revealed during the proceedings, and finally closes the door on the Silverfox case.
1:03:40
June 22, 2019
#85. Silverfox: Cage Door Closes (Update)
Lee recounts his experience in court with Toronto serial killer Bruce McArthur, the shocking details revealed during the proceedings, and finally closes the door on the Silverfox case.
1:03:40
June 22, 2019
#84. The Four Horsemen of Toronto True Crime w/ Nate Hendley, Robert Hoshowsky, & Dr. Peter Vronsky (Dive Bar)
Regular guests Nate Hendley, Robert Hoshowsky, and Dr. Peter Vronsky convene for the first time in 2019 to catch-up, shoot the $hit, and play a round of murder trivia. Topics include toasting customs, ghosts, the Ancient Ram Inn, creepy landscapes, serial killers and age, Bruce McArthur, interviewing psychopathic murderers in prison, Richard Cottingham, old school Toronto murders, 20th century naivety regarding child molestation, homicide trading cards, and more!
2:07:58
June 19, 2019
#84. The Four Horsemen of Toronto True Crime w/ Nate Hendley, Robert Hoshowsky, & Dr. Peter Vronsky (Dive Bar)
Regular guests Nate Hendley, Robert Hoshowsky, and Dr. Peter Vronsky convene for the first time in 2019 to catch-up, shoot the $hit, and play a round of murder trivia. Topics include toasting customs, ghosts, the Ancient Ram Inn, creepy landscapes, serial killers and age, Bruce McArthur, interviewing psychopathic murderers in prison, Richard Cottingham, old school Toronto murders, 20th century naivety regarding child molestation, homicide trading cards, and more!
2:07:58
June 19, 2019
#83. Dirty Dark Minds, Part 2: Observing Perversion w/ Dr. Chris Kunkle (Dive Bar)
Perv experts Dr. Mellor and Dr. Kunkle delve deep into the world of sex offenders, paraphilia, fetishism, and lust murder. What factors distinguish a treatable offender from a lost cause? Pedophilia, hypersexuality, partialism, necrophilia, sex sadism... this dive bar lays out the baffling complexity of deviant sexuality at a level that will leave you utterly staggered. Last episode in Lee's trip!
1:13:38
June 11, 2019
#83. Dirty Dark Minds, Part 2: Observing Perversion w/ Dr. Chris Kunkle (Dive Bar)
Perv experts Dr. Mellor and Dr. Kunkle delve deep into the world of sex offenders, paraphilia, fetishism, and lust murder. What factors distinguish a treatable offender from a lost cause? Pedophilia, hypersexuality, partialism, necrophilia, sex sadism... this dive bar lays out the baffling complexity of deviant sexuality at a level that will leave you utterly staggered. Last episode in Lee's trip!
1:13:38
June 11, 2019
#82. Dirty Dark Minds, Part 1: Abusing Delusion w/ Dr. Chris Kunkle (Dive Bar)
For 20 years, Dr. Chris Kunkle dealt with the most dangerous offenders in New York state. Here he recounts some of the most severe and bizarre cases of delusion, schizophrenia, and drug-induced psychosis he has encountered during his incredible career. How do you treat these men and assess the likelihood they'll reoffend? How does violent psychosis work? Where does madness end and faith begin?
46:45
June 11, 2019
#82. Dirty Dark Minds, Part 1: Abusing Delusion w/ Dr. Chris Kunkle (Dive Bar)
For 20 years, Dr. Chris Kunkle dealt with the most dangerous offenders in New York state. Here he recounts some of the most severe and bizarre cases of delusion, schizophrenia, and drug-induced psychosis he has encountered during his incredible career. How do you treat these men and assess the likelihood they'll reoffend? How does violent psychosis work? Where does madness end and faith begin?
46:45
June 11, 2019
#81. In Code Blood w/ Suzanna Ryan (Dive Bar)
Having arrived at the American Investigative Society of Cold Cases (AISOCC) conference in Albany, NY, Lee speaks with expert DNA analyst Suzanna Ryan about the incredible advances in her field along with some of the more chilling cases she has worked. Is DNA a forensic Excalibur to wield against evil doers or a double-edged sword?
1:36:46
May 29, 2019
#81. In Code Blood w/ Suzanna Ryan (Dive Bar)
Having arrived at the American Investigative Society of Cold Cases (AISOCC) conference in Albany, NY, Lee speaks with expert DNA analyst Suzanna Ryan about the incredible advances in her field along with some of the more chilling cases she has worked. Is DNA a forensic Excalibur to wield against evil doers or a double-edged sword?
1:36:46
May 29, 2019
#80. Confessions of a Seattle Homicide Detective, Part 4: Serial Killers and Mass Murderers w/ Det. Cloyd Steiger (Dive Bar)
Det. Steiger recounts two cases of serial murder he investigated - sex slayer DeWayne Lee Harris and jihadist Ali Muhammad Brown - along with some truly strange mass murders.
1:27:45
May 21, 2019
#80. Confessions of a Seattle Homicide Detective, Part 4: Serial Killers and Mass Murderers w/ Det. Cloyd Steiger (Dive Bar)
Det. Steiger recounts two cases of serial murder he investigated - sex slayer DeWayne Lee Harris and jihadist Ali Muhammad Brown - along with some truly strange mass murders.
1:27:45
May 21, 2019
#79. Confessions of a Seattle Homicide Detective, Part 3: Rape, Murder! w/ Det. Cloyd Steiger (Dive Bar)
Drawing upon Detective Steiger’s cases while working sex crimes, Lee analyzes the offenders using Groth’s rapist typology, before hearing an incredible tale of three separate (yet) related homicides.
1:33:57
May 15, 2019
#79. Confessions of a Seattle Homicide Detective, Part 3: Rape, Murder! w/ Det. Cloyd Steiger (Dive Bar)
Drawing upon Detective Steiger’s cases while working sex crimes, Lee analyzes the offenders using Groth’s rapist typology, before hearing an incredible tale of three separate (yet) related homicides.
1:33:57
May 15, 2019
#78. Confessions of a Seattle Homicide Detective, Part 2: Eye of the Steiger w/ Det. Cloyd Steiger (Dive Bar)
In part 2, Lee and Detective Cloyd Steiger talk interrogation techniques, destiny, what it takes to become an exceptional cop, along with recounting some of young Cloyd's most intense stand-offs and shoot-outs while serving on patrol.
50:23
May 7, 2019
#78. Confessions of a Seattle Homicide Detective, Part 2: Eye of the Steiger w/ Det. Cloyd Steiger (Dive Bar)
In part 2, Lee and Detective Cloyd Steiger talk interrogation techniques, destiny, what it takes to become an exceptional cop, along with recounting some of young Cloyd's most intense stand-offs and shoot-outs while serving on patrol.
50:23
May 7, 2019
#77. Confessions of a Seattle Homicide Detective, Part 1: Blood in the Streets of Rain w/ Det. Cloyd Steiger (Dive Bar)
When Det. Cloyd Steiger retired from the Seattle Police he had solved over 250 homicides, engaged in multiple gunfights, investigated five serial murder cases, processed countless mass killings, and managed to keep his sense of humour. In this first episode of Lee's four-part conversation with the most anticipated guest in Murder Was the Case's history, Lee and Cloyd discuss the common belief that the Pacific-Northwest is overrun with serial killers and its veracity, list Washington serial killers, and talk about recent advances in DNA that are allowing cold cases to be closed at an unprecedented rate.
42:19
May 7, 2019
#77. Confessions of a Seattle Homicide Detective, Part 1: Blood in the Streets of Rain w/ Det. Cloyd Steiger (Dive Bar)
When Det. Cloyd Steiger retired from the Seattle Police he had solved over 250 homicides, engaged in multiple gunfights, investigated five serial murder cases, processed countless mass killings, and managed to keep his sense of humour. In this first episode of Lee's four-part conversation with the most anticipated guest in Murder Was the Case's history, Lee and Cloyd discuss the common belief that the Pacific-Northwest is overrun with serial killers and its veracity, list Washington serial killers, and talk about recent advances in DNA that are allowing cold cases to be closed at an unprecedented rate.
42:19
May 7, 2019
#76. Murders & Executions, Part 2: Honour, Punishment, Surveillance w/ Sasha Reid (Dive Bar)
In part two of Lee's chat with Sasha Reid in Calgary they address the following questions:Is capital punishment the right thing to do or misguided? Lee would save Sasha from harm but she wouldn't do the same. Is he cool with that? How are surveillance technologies affecting our lives? What's wrong with eye witness testimony?Bonus: Sasha has too much whiskey and swears...TWICE!
1:37:25
April 22, 2019
#76. Murders & Executions, Part 2: Honour, Punishment, Surveillance w/ Sasha Reid (Dive Bar)
In part two of Lee's chat with Sasha Reid in Calgary they address the following questions:Is capital punishment the right thing to do or misguided? Lee would save Sasha from harm but she wouldn't do the same. Is he cool with that? How are surveillance technologies affecting our lives? What's wrong with eye witness testimony?Bonus: Sasha has too much whiskey and swears...TWICE!
1:37:25
April 22, 2019
#75. Murders & Executions, Part 1: $hit, Fire n' Mind Control w/ Sasha Reid (Dive Bar)
On the first lag of his West Coast murder tour, Lee catches up with serial murder expert Sasha Reid in Calgary to talk The Lipstick Killer, John Leonard Orr, Gary Heidnik, UNABomber Ted Kaczynski, Weepy-Voiced Killer, Peter Woodcock and more! By the way, why would somebody $hit at a crime scene?
1:36:16
April 22, 2019
#75. Murders & Executions, Part 1: $hit, Fire n' Mind Control w/ Sasha Reid (Dive Bar)
On the first lag of his West Coast murder tour, Lee catches up with serial murder expert Sasha Reid in Calgary to talk The Lipstick Killer, John Leonard Orr, Gary Heidnik, UNABomber Ted Kaczynski, Weepy-Voiced Killer, Peter Woodcock and more! By the way, why would somebody $hit at a crime scene?
1:36:16
April 22, 2019
#74. Kurt Cobain (Blew Out His Brains): 25 Years Later w/ Det. Mike Ciesynski & Det. Cloyd Steiger (Dive Bar)
Twenty-five years after the suicide of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, Lee sits down with retired Seattle homicide detectives Mike Ciesynski and Cloyd Steiger to debunk the theories that Kurt was murdered.
1:53:56
April 5, 2019
#74. Kurt Cobain (Blew Out His Brains): 25 Years Later w/ Det. Mike Ciesynski & Det. Cloyd Steiger (Dive Bar)
Twenty-five years after the suicide of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, Lee sits down with retired Seattle homicide detectives Mike Ciesynski and Cloyd Steiger to debunk the theories that Kurt was murdered.
1:53:56
April 5, 2019
#73. Spiked! w/ Dr. Pamela Donovan (Dive Bar)
Rohypnol. GHB. Ketamine. Crushed sleeping pills. Alcohol itself. Author and former criminal justice professor Dr. Pamela Donovan and Lee talk about the history, properties, and misconceptions of so-called 'date rape' drugs along with the creeps who employ them to take advantage of vulnerable people. 'Spiked!' culminates in an analysis of the Bill Cosby case and somnophilia: the sexual attraction  to someone who is sleeping or unconscious.
2:00:53
March 22, 2019
#73. Spiked! w/ Dr. Pamela Donovan (Dive Bar)
Rohypnol. GHB. Ketamine. Crushed sleeping pills. Alcohol itself. Author and former criminal justice professor Dr. Pamela Donovan and Lee talk about the history, properties, and misconceptions of so-called 'date rape' drugs along with the creeps who employ them to take advantage of vulnerable people. 'Spiked!' culminates in an analysis of the Bill Cosby case and somnophilia: the sexual attraction  to someone who is sleeping or unconscious.
2:00:53
March 22, 2019
#72. AMA Spring 2019 (Ask Lee Anything)
For the first AMA of 2019, Lee reveals some exciting news, further clarifies how using a 2+ victim criteria vs. a 3+ victim criteria may affect our understanding of serial murderers, why psychopathy is likely overrepresented in adoptees, gives a few tips on what to look for in potential male 'family annihilators', and more...  Send in your questions.
1:00:12
March 11, 2019
#72. AMA Spring 2019 (Ask Lee Anything)
For the first AMA of 2019, Lee reveals some exciting news, further clarifies how using a 2+ victim criteria vs. a 3+ victim criteria may affect our understanding of serial murderers, why psychopathy is likely overrepresented in adoptees, gives a few tips on what to look for in potential male 'family annihilators', and more...  Send in your questions.
1:00:12
March 11, 2019
#71. Kermit's House of Horrors w/ Karen Wickiam (Dive Bar)
Razor blades shredding uteruses. Babies drowned in toilets. Forced abortions. Severed feet in jars. If you think the case of Kermit Gosnell is just a political talking point, you need to sit down with former trauma nurse Karen Wickiam, Lee, and Vanessa for one of the most horrific 'divebars' in the history of Murder Was the Case. Recorded in December 2018.For the first episode of Karen's podcast series on Kermit Gosnell: https://stat.podbean.com/e/dr-kermit-gosnell-story-pt-1/
1:19:24
March 4, 2019
#71. Kermit's House of Horrors w/ Karen Wickiam (Dive Bar)
Razor blades shredding uteruses. Babies drowned in toilets. Forced abortions. Severed feet in jars. If you think the case of Kermit Gosnell is just a political talking point, you need to sit down with former trauma nurse Karen Wickiam, Lee, and Vanessa for one of the most horrific 'divebars' in the history of Murder Was the Case. Recorded in December 2018.For the first episode of Karen's podcast series on Kermit Gosnell: https://stat.podbean.com/e/dr-kermit-gosnell-story-pt-1/
1:19:24
March 4, 2019
#70. Dr. Shipman's Prescription w/ Karen Wickiam (Dive Bar)
Former ER nurse and podcast host, Karen Wickiam, returns to talk about the case of Dr. Harold Shipman - an English physician responsible for the murders of at least 215 of his elderly patients.Check out Karen's mutliple episodes on Shipman here:https://stat.podbean.com/e/dr-harold-shipman-part-one/
1:34:28
February 24, 2019
#70. Dr. Shipman's Prescription w/ Karen Wickiam (Dive Bar)
Former ER nurse and podcast host, Karen Wickiam, returns to talk about the case of Dr. Harold Shipman - an English physician responsible for the murders of at least 215 of his elderly patients.Check out Karen's mutliple episodes on Shipman here:https://stat.podbean.com/e/dr-harold-shipman-part-one/
1:34:28
February 24, 2019
#69. Poz Vampire & the Bug Chasers w/ Dr. Amy Swiffen (Dive Bar)
Happy Valentine's Day! To mark the occasion, Lee's former prof, Dr. Amy Swiffen, talks about the chilling phenomenon of offenders who negligently or intentionally infect their sexual partners with HIV. Stranger still are 'Bug Chasers' who actively seek to be infected of their volition. Make love war.
59:54
February 14, 2019
#69. Poz Vampire & the Bug Chasers w/ Dr. Amy Swiffen (Dive Bar)
Happy Valentine's Day! To mark the occasion, Lee's former prof, Dr. Amy Swiffen, talks about the chilling phenomenon of offenders who negligently or intentionally infect their sexual partners with HIV. Stranger still are 'Bug Chasers' who actively seek to be infected of their volition. Make love war.
59:54
February 14, 2019
#68. Everything You Know About Serial Killers is Wrong! (Academy)
Drawing upon statistical data, Lee challenges the popularly held notion that most American serial killers are white males between the ages of 20 and 35.
30:01
February 10, 2019
#68. Everything You Know About Serial Killers is Wrong! (Academy)
Drawing upon statistical data, Lee challenges the popularly held notion that most American serial killers are white males between the ages of 20 and 35.
30:01
February 10, 2019
#67. Hour of the Dragon w/ James Dubro (Dive Bar)
Happy Chinese New Year! Veteran organized crime expert James Dubro joins Lee to talk about East Asian mobsters: Triads, Tong and Big Circle Boy gangs, and Yakuza; as well as touching upon Black gangs, 'Ndrangheta, Hells Angels, Cosa Nostra, and more.
1:30:25
February 5, 2019
#67. Hour of the Dragon w/ James Dubro (Dive Bar)
Happy Chinese New Year! Veteran organized crime expert James Dubro joins Lee to talk about East Asian mobsters: Triads, Tong and Big Circle Boy gangs, and Yakuza; as well as touching upon Black gangs, 'Ndrangheta, Hells Angels, Cosa Nostra, and more.
1:30:25
February 5, 2019
#66. Ted Talks, Part 2 w/ Dr. John Faithful Hamer (Dive Bar)
Part 2 of 2. On the 21st anniversary of UNABomber Ted Kaczynski's conviction, philosopher and historian Dr. John Faithful Hamer joins Lee in the dive bar to discuss his controversial manifesto Industrial Society and Its Future. How do Kaczynski's ideas hold up in 2019? Have any of his predictions come true? Where do Smartphones manifest in his philosophy? What implications do his thoughts have for how we live and rear children as we approach 2020? Lee and John attempt to objectively examine the intellectual work of a convicted serial killer on its own merit, with the assistance of their friend Mr. Jameson... NEARLY AN HOUR OF BONUS CONTENT FROM THIS EPISODE WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO OUR PATRONS ON PATREON.COM SOON!
1:04:03
January 22, 2019
#66. Ted Talks, Part 2 w/ Dr. John Faithful Hamer (Dive Bar)
Part 2 of 2. On the 21st anniversary of UNABomber Ted Kaczynski's conviction, philosopher and historian Dr. John Faithful Hamer joins Lee in the dive bar to discuss his controversial manifesto Industrial Society and Its Future. How do Kaczynski's ideas hold up in 2019? Have any of his predictions come true? Where do Smartphones manifest in his philosophy? What implications do his thoughts have for how we live and rear children as we approach 2020? Lee and John attempt to objectively examine the intellectual work of a convicted serial killer on its own merit, with the assistance of their friend Mr. Jameson... NEARLY AN HOUR OF BONUS CONTENT FROM THIS EPISODE WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO OUR PATRONS ON PATREON.COM SOON!
1:04:03
January 22, 2019
#65. Ted Talks, Part 1 w/ Dr. John Faithful Hamer (Dive Bar)
Part 1 of 2. On the 21st anniversary of UNABomber Ted Kaczynski's conviction, philosopher and historian Dr. John Faithful Hamer joins Lee in the dive bar to discuss his controversial manifesto Industrial Society and Its Future. How do Kaczynski's ideas hold up in 2019? Have any of his predictions come true? Where do Smartphones manifest in his philosophy? What implications do his thoughts have for how we live and rear children as we approach 2020? Lee and John attempt to objectively examine the intellectual work of a convicted serial killer on its own merit, with the assistance of their friend Mr. Jameson... NEARLY AN HOUR OF BONUS CONTENT FROM THIS EPISODE WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO OUR PATRONS ON PATREON.COM SOON!
1:05:18
January 22, 2019
#65. Ted Talks, Part 1 w/ Dr. John Faithful Hamer (Dive Bar)
Part 1 of 2. On the 21st anniversary of UNABomber Ted Kaczynski's conviction, philosopher and historian Dr. John Faithful Hamer joins Lee in the dive bar to discuss his controversial manifesto Industrial Society and Its Future. How do Kaczynski's ideas hold up in 2019? Have any of his predictions come true? Where do Smartphones manifest in his philosophy? What implications do his thoughts have for how we live and rear children as we approach 2020? Lee and John attempt to objectively examine the intellectual work of a convicted serial killer on its own merit, with the assistance of their friend Mr. Jameson... NEARLY AN HOUR OF BONUS CONTENT FROM THIS EPISODE WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO OUR PATRONS ON PATREON.COM SOON!
1:05:18
January 22, 2019
#64. Homicide Headlines 2018: American Massacres w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
In this fourth and final installment of Homicide Headlines, Lee and author Nate Hendley look at the three most devastating American gun massacres of 2018: Parkland, Thousand Oaks, and Pittsburgh.
1:17:29
January 22, 2019
#64. Homicide Headlines 2018: American Massacres w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
In this fourth and final installment of Homicide Headlines, Lee and author Nate Hendley look at the three most devastating American gun massacres of 2018: Parkland, Thousand Oaks, and Pittsburgh.
1:17:29
January 22, 2019
#63. Homicide Headlines 2018: Serial Killers & Lust Murderers w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
...continuing with the previous episode's discussion of the most gripping homicide headlines of 2018, Lee and author Nate Hendley move on to the crimes of alleged 'Golden State Killer' Joseph James DeAngelo, John D. Miller, Samuel Little, Juan David Ortiz, and more!
1:42:01
January 22, 2019
#63. Homicide Headlines 2018: Serial Killers & Lust Murderers w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
...continuing with the previous episode's discussion of the most gripping homicide headlines of 2018, Lee and author Nate Hendley move on to the crimes of alleged 'Golden State Killer' Joseph James DeAngelo, John D. Miller, Samuel Little, Juan David Ortiz, and more!
1:42:01
January 22, 2019
#62. Homicide Headlines 2018: Toronto the Bad, Part 2 w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
Having reviewed Toronto's 2018 'Homicide Headlines' for serial and sex slayers, Lee and author Nate Hendley turn their attention to the unprecedented mass murder committed by killer 'Incel' Alek Minassian, 'Danforth Shooter' Faisal Hussein, and analyze and contextualize Toronto's worst year for homicide in history. Will banning the legal ownership of handguns work?
1:07:50
January 11, 2019
#62. Homicide Headlines 2018: Toronto the Bad, Part 2 w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
Having reviewed Toronto's 2018 'Homicide Headlines' for serial and sex slayers, Lee and author Nate Hendley turn their attention to the unprecedented mass murder committed by killer 'Incel' Alek Minassian, 'Danforth Shooter' Faisal Hussein, and analyze and contextualize Toronto's worst year for homicide in history. Will banning the legal ownership of handguns work?
1:07:50
January 11, 2019
#61. Homicide Headlines 2018: Toronto the Bad, Part 1 w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
Author Nate Hendley returns to the dive bar to recap the most captivating homicide headlines of 2018. In this first of several episodes, he and Lee give an overview of the Bruce 'Silverfox' McArthur sex murders, the conviction of serial killer Dellen Millard for slaying his wealthy father, and the debacle surrounding the investigation of the Tess Richey murder and subsequent arrest of Kalen Schlatter.
1:00:52
January 11, 2019
#61. Homicide Headlines 2018: Toronto the Bad, Part 1 w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
Author Nate Hendley returns to the dive bar to recap the most captivating homicide headlines of 2018. In this first of several episodes, he and Lee give an overview of the Bruce 'Silverfox' McArthur sex murders, the conviction of serial killer Dellen Millard for slaying his wealthy father, and the debacle surrounding the investigation of the Tess Richey murder and subsequent arrest of Kalen Schlatter.
1:00:52
January 11, 2019
#60. The Bloody Awards 2018
Live from the bowels of hell, the first annual Bloody Awards! We take a look back at the most memorable moments and guests from Murder Was The Case and celebrate the winners you voted for. Special appearances by Fred West, Andrew Cunanan, Ian Brady and more! ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Subscribe to Murder Was The Case on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc Support the show on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
39:12
December 26, 2018
#60. The Bloody Awards 2018
Live from the bowels of hell, the first annual Bloody Awards! We take a look back at the most memorable moments and guests from Murder Was The Case and celebrate the winners you voted for. Special appearances by Fred West, Andrew Cunanan, Ian Brady and more! ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Subscribe to Murder Was The Case on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc Support the show on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
39:12
December 26, 2018
#59. Beatles Bloodbath w/Alan Cross (Dive Bar)
Music guru Alan Cross talks with Lee and Vanessa about homicide in The Beatles and Nirvana, as well as Charles Manson, Mark David Chapman, The Beach Boys, Doris Day, and the rumours of Paul McCartney’s death. Alan Cross is a Canadian radio broadcaster and a writer on music. Based in Toronto, Ontario, he is best known nationally and internationally as host of the syndicated radio series The Ongoing History of New Music, The Secret History of Rock, and ExploreMusic. Listen to the Ongoing History of New Music's 'Was Kurt Cobain Murdered Part 1' here: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/was-kurt-cobain-murdered-part-1/id1201968027?i=1000421249298&mt=2  Listen to Geeks and Beats https://www.geeksandbeats.com  For more on Alan Cross, visit http://ajournalofmusicalthings.com  ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Subscribe to Murder Was The Case on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc Support the show on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:11:43
December 8, 2018
#59. Beatles Bloodbath w/Alan Cross (Dive Bar)
Music guru Alan Cross talks with Lee and Vanessa about homicide in The Beatles and Nirvana, as well as Charles Manson, Mark David Chapman, The Beach Boys, Doris Day, and the rumours of Paul McCartney’s death. Alan Cross is a Canadian radio broadcaster and a writer on music. Based in Toronto, Ontario, he is best known nationally and internationally as host of the syndicated radio series The Ongoing History of New Music, The Secret History of Rock, and ExploreMusic. Listen to the Ongoing History of New Music's 'Was Kurt Cobain Murdered Part 1' here: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/was-kurt-cobain-murdered-part-1/id1201968027?i=1000421249298&mt=2  Listen to Geeks and Beats https://www.geeksandbeats.com  For more on Alan Cross, visit http://ajournalofmusicalthings.com  ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Subscribe to Murder Was The Case on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc Support the show on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:11:43
December 8, 2018
#58. AMA Winter 2018 (Ask Lee Anything)
In our final AMA of 2018, Lee answers questions about Edward Wayne Edwards, which serial killer personally freaks him out the most, Toronto's 73rd homicide this year, whether he'd rather be eaten or shagged after death, and more... Send in your questions to murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Like the show? Leave us a review on iTunes http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc and support us on Patreon https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase
46:07
December 2, 2018
#58. AMA Winter 2018 (Ask Lee Anything)
In our final AMA of 2018, Lee answers questions about Edward Wayne Edwards, which serial killer personally freaks him out the most, Toronto's 73rd homicide this year, whether he'd rather be eaten or shagged after death, and more... Send in your questions to murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Like the show? Leave us a review on iTunes http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc and support us on Patreon https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase
46:07
December 2, 2018
#57. Nominations: 2018 Bloody Awards
Nominations for the upcoming 2018 Bloody Awards! Go to patreon.com/murderwasthecase to cast your vote.
39:12
November 24, 2018
#57. Nominations: 2018 Bloody Awards
Nominations for the upcoming 2018 Bloody Awards! Go to patreon.com/murderwasthecase to cast your vote.
39:12
November 24, 2018
#56. Dear Chief Saunders (Open Letter)
Earlier this year, Chief Mark Saunders of the Toronto Police Service stated that the force had never dealt with a serial killer until Bruce McArthur. Lee responds in this open letter with more than a dozen fact bombs and some interesting revelations.  ----more---- Do you have a product or service you'd like to promote to thousands of people? Connect with us and let's talk about advertising.  Leave us a review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc Join the Murder Was the Case family on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
21:44
November 17, 2018
#56. Dear Chief Saunders (Open Letter)
Earlier this year, Chief Mark Saunders of the Toronto Police Service stated that the force had never dealt with a serial killer until Bruce McArthur. Lee responds in this open letter with more than a dozen fact bombs and some interesting revelations.  ----more---- Do you have a product or service you'd like to promote to thousands of people? Connect with us and let's talk about advertising.  Leave us a review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc Join the Murder Was the Case family on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
21:44
November 17, 2018
#55. Sweden Bleedin' w/Ludvig Drevfjäll (Dive Bar)
Once a haven of peace, tolerance, and mutual prosperity, in recent years Sweden has seen a dramatic increase in the number of rapes, shootings, and civil unrest. Lee sits down with Swedish journalist Ludvig Drevfjäll to discuss the nation's loss of innocence beginning with the unsolved assassination of Prime Minister Olof Palme, and explore the roots and trajectory of the current epidemic of violent crime.----more---- This episode is sponsored by Pablo the Chihuahua and the new book The Truth About Socialism for Smart Kids. It's a beautifully illustrated children's book inspired by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago and Stephen Hicks' Explaining Postmodernism. Buy it on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Truth-About-Socialism-Smart-Kids/dp/1726443183  Like the show? Leave us a review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc Join the Murder Was the Case family and get ad-free episodes! https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:35:55
November 10, 2018
#55. Sweden Bleedin' w/Ludvig Drevfjäll (Dive Bar)
Once a haven of peace, tolerance, and mutual prosperity, in recent years Sweden has seen a dramatic increase in the number of rapes, shootings, and civil unrest. Lee sits down with Swedish journalist Ludvig Drevfjäll to discuss the nation's loss of innocence beginning with the unsolved assassination of Prime Minister Olof Palme, and explore the roots and trajectory of the current epidemic of violent crime.----more---- This episode is sponsored by Pablo the Chihuahua and the new book The Truth About Socialism for Smart Kids. It's a beautifully illustrated children's book inspired by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago and Stephen Hicks' Explaining Postmodernism. Buy it on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Truth-About-Socialism-Smart-Kids/dp/1726443183  Like the show? Leave us a review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc Join the Murder Was the Case family and get ad-free episodes! https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:35:55
November 10, 2018
#54. Halloween Bash 2018 w/Dr. Peter Vronsky & Robert Hoshowsky
Possessed by the demon vodka, Lee, Peter, and Robert recall shocking and spooky tales from their pasts. Grab yer choice of poison, and join the fellas for this sloppy mess of a Halloween party culminating in a (catastrophic) true crime trivia contest. TO ALL MY FRIENDS!!!!
2:18:47
November 1, 2018
#54. Halloween Bash 2018 w/Dr. Peter Vronsky & Robert Hoshowsky
Possessed by the demon vodka, Lee, Peter, and Robert recall shocking and spooky tales from their pasts. Grab yer choice of poison, and join the fellas for this sloppy mess of a Halloween party culminating in a (catastrophic) true crime trivia contest. TO ALL MY FRIENDS!!!!
2:18:47
November 1, 2018
#53. Paraphilia: Necrophilia II (Academy)
Lee synthesizes the necrophilia-spectrum into an eight-category typology before testing your investigative abilities with a titillating true crime puzzle. Tickets on sale now for ‘True Murder Tales’ – a Halloween story-telling event featuring Lee, Dr. Peter Vronsky & Robert Hoshowsky https://truemurdertales.brownpapertickets.com ----more---- This episode is sponsored by Pablo the Chihuahua and the new book The Truth About Socialism for Smart Kids. It's a beautifully illustrated children's book inspired by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago and Stephen Hicks' Explaining Postmodernism. Buy it on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Truth-About-Socialism-Smart-Kids/dp/1726443183  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  For all MWTC updates, follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast Connect: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:03:44
October 18, 2018
#53. Paraphilia: Necrophilia II (Academy)
Lee synthesizes the necrophilia-spectrum into an eight-category typology before testing your investigative abilities with a titillating true crime puzzle. Tickets on sale now for ‘True Murder Tales’ – a Halloween story-telling event featuring Lee, Dr. Peter Vronsky & Robert Hoshowsky https://truemurdertales.brownpapertickets.com ----more---- This episode is sponsored by Pablo the Chihuahua and the new book The Truth About Socialism for Smart Kids. It's a beautifully illustrated children's book inspired by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago and Stephen Hicks' Explaining Postmodernism. Buy it on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Truth-About-Socialism-Smart-Kids/dp/1726443183  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  For all MWTC updates, follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast Connect: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:03:44
October 18, 2018
#52. Paraphilia: Necrophilia I (Academy)
Lee explains the origins and misuse of the term 'necrophilia' and unpacks the necrophilic-spectrum which includes acts of mutilation, posing, cannibalism, and vampirism. Subjects include Sgt. Bertrand, Jeffrey Dahmer, Edmund Kemper III, Sean Gillis, Armin Meiwes, Doug Clark, Peter Kurten, and more! Tickets on sale now for ‘True Murder Tales’ – a Halloween story-telling event featuring Lee, Peter Vronsky & Robert Hoshowsky https://truemurdertales.brownpapertickets.com  ----more---- This episode is sponsored by Pablo the Chihuahua and the new book The Truth About Socialism for Smart Kids. It's a beautifully illustrated children's book inspired by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago and Stephen Hicks' Explaining Postmodernism. Buy it on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Truth-About-Socialism-Smart-Kids/dp/1726443183  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  For all MWTC updates, follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast Connect: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:18:32
October 4, 2018
#52. Paraphilia: Necrophilia I (Academy)
Lee explains the origins and misuse of the term 'necrophilia' and unpacks the necrophilic-spectrum which includes acts of mutilation, posing, cannibalism, and vampirism. Subjects include Sgt. Bertrand, Jeffrey Dahmer, Edmund Kemper III, Sean Gillis, Armin Meiwes, Doug Clark, Peter Kurten, and more! Tickets on sale now for ‘True Murder Tales’ – a Halloween story-telling event featuring Lee, Peter Vronsky & Robert Hoshowsky https://truemurdertales.brownpapertickets.com  ----more---- This episode is sponsored by Pablo the Chihuahua and the new book The Truth About Socialism for Smart Kids. It's a beautifully illustrated children's book inspired by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago and Stephen Hicks' Explaining Postmodernism. Buy it on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Truth-About-Socialism-Smart-Kids/dp/1726443183  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  For all MWTC updates, follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast Connect: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:18:32
October 4, 2018
#51. The Great Canadian $hit Show (Dive Bar)
Lee and Vanessa kick back on a Friday night and riff on Blake Leibel, Dellen Millard, and Terri-Lynne McClintic. ----more---- Details & tickets to our Halloween event 'True Murder Tales' featuring Peter Vronsky, Robert Hoshowsky & Lee can be found here: https://truemurdertales.brownpapertickets.com Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Join the MWTC family on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  If you're looking to advertise your product or service on a badass podcast,  get in touch! murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:23:17
September 29, 2018
#51. The Great Canadian $hit Show (Dive Bar)
Lee and Vanessa kick back on a Friday night and riff on Blake Leibel, Dellen Millard, and Terri-Lynne McClintic. ----more---- Details & tickets to our Halloween event 'True Murder Tales' featuring Peter Vronsky, Robert Hoshowsky & Lee can be found here: https://truemurdertales.brownpapertickets.com Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Join the MWTC family on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  If you're looking to advertise your product or service on a badass podcast,  get in touch! murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:23:17
September 29, 2018
#50. Trauma w/ Karen Wickiam (Dive Bar)
Former trauma nurse Karen Wickiam opens up to Lee about the horrors and pressures of the emergency room, her life-changing experience treating victims of a grisly mass murder, and dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder. Warning: we get into hippie-dippie territory at the end. Check out Karen’s podcast, STAT! on iTunes:https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/stat/id1253271225?mt=2 ----more---- This episode is sponsored by Pablo the Chihuahua and the new book The Truth About Socialism for Smart Kids. It's a beautifully illustrated children's book inspired by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago and Stephen Hicks' Explaining Postmodernism. Buy it on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Truth-About-Socialism-Smart-Kids/dp/1726443183  Are YOU looking to advertise your product or service on a badass podcast? Get in touch! murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc Join our Patreon family: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Facebook us: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast
1:55:04
September 21, 2018
#50. Trauma w/ Karen Wickiam (Dive Bar)
Former trauma nurse Karen Wickiam opens up to Lee about the horrors and pressures of the emergency room, her life-changing experience treating victims of a grisly mass murder, and dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder. Warning: we get into hippie-dippie territory at the end. Check out Karen’s podcast, STAT! on iTunes:https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/stat/id1253271225?mt=2 ----more---- This episode is sponsored by Pablo the Chihuahua and the new book The Truth About Socialism for Smart Kids. It's a beautifully illustrated children's book inspired by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago and Stephen Hicks' Explaining Postmodernism. Buy it on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Truth-About-Socialism-Smart-Kids/dp/1726443183  Are YOU looking to advertise your product or service on a badass podcast? Get in touch! murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc Join our Patreon family: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Facebook us: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast
1:55:04
September 21, 2018
#49. Strange & Unsolved Part 2: Without a Trace w/ Robert Hoshowsky (Dive Bar)
Continuing with their discussion of weird Canadian cold cases, Robert and Lee look at the mysterious disappearances of Nicole Morin, 8, and 14-year-old Ingrid Bauer.  Robert is an investigative journalist who has explored first-hand the world of cults, bikers, cops, killers, and thieves. His book Unsolved: True Canadian Cold Cases is available on Amazon https://www.amazon.ca/Unsolved-True-Canadian-Cold-Cases/dp/1554887399  ----more---- This episode is sponsored by Pablo the Chihuahua and the new book The Truth About Socialism for Smart Kids. It's a beautifully illustrated children's book inspired by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago and Stephen Hicks' Explaining Postmodernism. Buy it on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Truth-About-Socialism-Smart-Kids/dp/1726443183  If you're interested in advertising your small business, product or service, email us murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com. Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast
1:12:20
September 14, 2018
#49. Strange & Unsolved Part 2: Without a Trace w/ Robert Hoshowsky (Dive Bar)
Continuing with their discussion of weird Canadian cold cases, Robert and Lee look at the mysterious disappearances of Nicole Morin, 8, and 14-year-old Ingrid Bauer.  Robert is an investigative journalist who has explored first-hand the world of cults, bikers, cops, killers, and thieves. His book Unsolved: True Canadian Cold Cases is available on Amazon https://www.amazon.ca/Unsolved-True-Canadian-Cold-Cases/dp/1554887399  ----more---- This episode is sponsored by Pablo the Chihuahua and the new book The Truth About Socialism for Smart Kids. It's a beautifully illustrated children's book inspired by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago and Stephen Hicks' Explaining Postmodernism. Buy it on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Truth-About-Socialism-Smart-Kids/dp/1726443183  If you're interested in advertising your small business, product or service, email us murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com. Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast
1:12:20
September 14, 2018
#48. Strange & Unsolved Part 1: Footloose w/ Robert Hoshowsky (Dive Bar)
Author Robert Hoshowsky returns to catch-up with Lee and riff on the bizarre phenomenon of disembodied feet washing up on the beaches of British Columbia and Washington. Robert is an investigative journalist who has explored first-hand the world of cults, bikers, cops, killers, and thieves. His book Unsolved: True Canadian Cold Cases is available on Amazon https://www.amazon.ca/Unsolved-True-Canadian-Cold-Cases/dp/1554887399  ----more---- This episode is sponsored by Pablo the Chihuahua and the new book The Truth About Socialism for Smart Kids. It's a beautifully illustrated children's book inspired by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago and Stephen Hicks' Explaining Postmodernism. Buy it on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Truth-About-Socialism-Smart-Kids/dp/1726443183  If you're interested in advertising your product, service or small business, email us @ murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast
1:40:16
September 14, 2018
#48. Strange & Unsolved Part 1: Footloose w/ Robert Hoshowsky (Dive Bar)
Author Robert Hoshowsky returns to catch-up with Lee and riff on the bizarre phenomenon of disembodied feet washing up on the beaches of British Columbia and Washington. Robert is an investigative journalist who has explored first-hand the world of cults, bikers, cops, killers, and thieves. His book Unsolved: True Canadian Cold Cases is available on Amazon https://www.amazon.ca/Unsolved-True-Canadian-Cold-Cases/dp/1554887399  ----more---- This episode is sponsored by Pablo the Chihuahua and the new book The Truth About Socialism for Smart Kids. It's a beautifully illustrated children's book inspired by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago and Stephen Hicks' Explaining Postmodernism. Buy it on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Truth-About-Socialism-Smart-Kids/dp/1726443183  If you're interested in advertising your product, service or small business, email us @ murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast
1:40:16
September 14, 2018
#47. AMA Fall 2018 (Ask Lee Anything)
Lee answers a dozen of your questions in this episode. Before the puck drops, we give a recap of this summer’s episodes, talk about the listener survey results, and make a special announcement about our upcoming MWTC event! If you want to get to skip ahead, here are the question and topic timestamps: 21:40 - 1. Ancient sadistic emperors vs. modern serial killers 25:52 - 2. Did Silverfox use family and the church as a cover? 30:45 - 3. What are your favorite restaurants and breweries in Toronto? 49:10 - 4. What books does Lee recommend? 1:04:35 - 5.  If death occurs during sex is this necrophilia? 1:08:17 - 6. Does Karla Homolka deserve taking shit from the Canadian public? 1:12:15 - 7. Topeka, Kansas triple meth murder 1:20:25 - 8. What motivates cannibalism? 1:23:42 - 9. Elizabeth Wettlaufer: Is the institution responsible or do serial killers gravitate toward health care settings? 1:33:40 - 10. How not to raise a murderer 1:53:43 - 11. What do you think of the “Keep the blood clean” note in the Lisa Leckie murder? 2:00:23 - 12. Eight reasons why unsolved murders are unsolved 2:17:11 - 13. Future Cary Stayner episode ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc
2:20:42
September 8, 2018
#47. AMA Fall 2018 (Ask Lee Anything)
Lee answers a dozen of your questions in this episode. Before the puck drops, we give a recap of this summer’s episodes, talk about the listener survey results, and make a special announcement about our upcoming MWTC event! If you want to get to skip ahead, here are the question and topic timestamps: 21:40 - 1. Ancient sadistic emperors vs. modern serial killers 25:52 - 2. Did Silverfox use family and the church as a cover? 30:45 - 3. What are your favorite restaurants and breweries in Toronto? 49:10 - 4. What books does Lee recommend? 1:04:35 - 5.  If death occurs during sex is this necrophilia? 1:08:17 - 6. Does Karla Homolka deserve taking shit from the Canadian public? 1:12:15 - 7. Topeka, Kansas triple meth murder 1:20:25 - 8. What motivates cannibalism? 1:23:42 - 9. Elizabeth Wettlaufer: Is the institution responsible or do serial killers gravitate toward health care settings? 1:33:40 - 10. How not to raise a murderer 1:53:43 - 11. What do you think of the “Keep the blood clean” note in the Lisa Leckie murder? 2:00:23 - 12. Eight reasons why unsolved murders are unsolved 2:17:11 - 13. Future Cary Stayner episode ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc
2:20:42
September 8, 2018
#46. Silverfox: The End of the Beginning (Update)
There have been many developments in the Bruce McArthur case since our last update on April 15. In this episode, Lee sums up what's happened and tells the story of McArhur's eighth claimed victim, Kirushna Kumar Kanagaratnam. Bonus: Patrons get access to McArthur's 2003 psychological report and presentence report. Direct links: https://www.patreon.com/posts/21074688 & https://www.patreon.com/posts/21074746 ----more---- Tell us what you want to hear! Take the MWTC listener survery: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TKTWBFP Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Leave us a rating and review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
37:40
August 30, 2018
#46. Silverfox: The End of the Beginning (Update)
There have been many developments in the Bruce McArthur case since our last update on April 15. In this episode, Lee sums up what's happened and tells the story of McArhur's eighth claimed victim, Kirushna Kumar Kanagaratnam. Bonus: Patrons get access to McArthur's 2003 psychological report and presentence report. Direct links: https://www.patreon.com/posts/21074688 & https://www.patreon.com/posts/21074746 ----more---- Tell us what you want to hear! Take the MWTC listener survery: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TKTWBFP Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Leave us a rating and review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
37:40
August 30, 2018
#45. Sons of Cain Part 2: ‘Serial Killing: The Golden Age’ w/ Dr. Peter Vronsky (Dive Bar)
Dr. Vronsky continues with his ‘Big History’ of serial murder, examining war crimes committed by G.I.s against their allies and enemies alike, the profound trauma experienced by returning American soldiers, and the popular sexualization of war themes in detective and boys’ adventure magazines. Could this explain the unprecedented spike in serial killing from 1970-1990? Dr. Peter Vronsky is the author of two bestselling true-crime histories: Serial Killers: The Method and Madness of Monsters and Female Serial Killers: How and Why Women Become Monsters. He is an investigative historian, author, filmmaker and new media designer. His new book, Sons of Caini s available anywhere you buy books! For more information visit:https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/317006/sons-of-cain-by-peter-vronsky/9780425276976/ ----more---- Take the Murder Was The Case listener survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TKTWBFP Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Are you looking to advertise your product, brand or service? Let's connect and talk about how you can reach 1000s of potential customers! murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Promo featuring Getting Off Podcast: https://twitter.com/gettingoffpod
57:32
August 23, 2018
#45. Sons of Cain Part 2: ‘Serial Killing: The Golden Age’ w/ Dr. Peter Vronsky (Dive Bar)
Dr. Vronsky continues with his ‘Big History’ of serial murder, examining war crimes committed by G.I.s against their allies and enemies alike, the profound trauma experienced by returning American soldiers, and the popular sexualization of war themes in detective and boys’ adventure magazines. Could this explain the unprecedented spike in serial killing from 1970-1990? Dr. Peter Vronsky is the author of two bestselling true-crime histories: Serial Killers: The Method and Madness of Monsters and Female Serial Killers: How and Why Women Become Monsters. He is an investigative historian, author, filmmaker and new media designer. His new book, Sons of Caini s available anywhere you buy books! For more information visit:https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/317006/sons-of-cain-by-peter-vronsky/9780425276976/ ----more---- Take the Murder Was The Case listener survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TKTWBFP Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Are you looking to advertise your product, brand or service? Let's connect and talk about how you can reach 1000s of potential customers! murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Promo featuring Getting Off Podcast: https://twitter.com/gettingoffpod
57:32
August 23, 2018
#44. Sons of Cain Part 1: ‘Serial Killing: From the Cave to Whitechapel’ w/ Dr. Peter Vronsky (Dive Bar)
Proposing our primitive ancestors were genocidal rapists and cannibals, Dr. Vronsky draws parallels with the story of Cain and Abel, and discusses the surge in serial killings from 1450-1650 related to institutional witchhunts and werewolf trials. We end with a look at the 19th-century trend of murdering multiple servant girls and prostitutes in Europe and the USA.  Dr. Peter Vronsky is the author of two bestselling true-crime histories: Serial Killers: The Method and Madness of Monsters and Female Serial Killers: How and Why Women Become Monsters. He is an investigative historian, author, filmmaker and new media designer. His new book, Sons of Cain is available anywhere you buy books! For more information visit: https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/317006/sons-of-cain-by-peter-vronsky/9780425276976/ ----more---- Take the Murder Was The Case listener survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TKTWBFP Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:27:51
August 23, 2018
#44. Sons of Cain Part 1: ‘Serial Killing: From the Cave to Whitechapel’ w/ Dr. Peter Vronsky (Dive Bar)
Proposing our primitive ancestors were genocidal rapists and cannibals, Dr. Vronsky draws parallels with the story of Cain and Abel, and discusses the surge in serial killings from 1450-1650 related to institutional witchhunts and werewolf trials. We end with a look at the 19th-century trend of murdering multiple servant girls and prostitutes in Europe and the USA.  Dr. Peter Vronsky is the author of two bestselling true-crime histories: Serial Killers: The Method and Madness of Monsters and Female Serial Killers: How and Why Women Become Monsters. He is an investigative historian, author, filmmaker and new media designer. His new book, Sons of Cain is available anywhere you buy books! For more information visit: https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/317006/sons-of-cain-by-peter-vronsky/9780425276976/ ----more---- Take the Murder Was The Case listener survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TKTWBFP Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:27:51
August 23, 2018
#43. Psych-Out Part 2: ‘Bull$hit Theories?’ w/ Dr. Oren Amitay (Dive Bar)
Lee explains his thematic-derivative model of sexual progression to Oren. After Oren expounds the great insights and failings of Freud, they discuss a Freudian theory of serial murder, I.Q., emotional intelligence, and Oren's most sinister patient.  Dr. Oren Amitay is a registered clinical psychologist who teaches at Ryerson University. For more information, visit: http://docamitay.com. ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com Promo featuring STAT! A podcast about strange medicine. https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/stat/id1253271225?mt=2
1:20:43
August 17, 2018
#43. Psych-Out Part 2: ‘Bull$hit Theories?’ w/ Dr. Oren Amitay (Dive Bar)
Lee explains his thematic-derivative model of sexual progression to Oren. After Oren expounds the great insights and failings of Freud, they discuss a Freudian theory of serial murder, I.Q., emotional intelligence, and Oren's most sinister patient.  Dr. Oren Amitay is a registered clinical psychologist who teaches at Ryerson University. For more information, visit: http://docamitay.com. ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com Promo featuring STAT! A podcast about strange medicine. https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/stat/id1253271225?mt=2
1:20:43
August 17, 2018
#42. Psych-Out Part 1: ‘Personality Disorders & Psychosis’ w/ Dr. Oren Amitay (Dive Bar)
Professor Dr. Oren Amitay, a specialist in human sexuality, and Lee talk psychology. Topics include psychopathy, narcissism, schizophrenia, delusion, pedophilia, epistemosis, and sex offenders in virtual reality.   Oren is a registered clinical psychologist who teaches at Ryerson University. For more information, visit: http://docamitay.com. ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/   Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a sweet review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc Support MWTC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:25:18
August 17, 2018
#42. Psych-Out Part 1: ‘Personality Disorders & Psychosis’ w/ Dr. Oren Amitay (Dive Bar)
Professor Dr. Oren Amitay, a specialist in human sexuality, and Lee talk psychology. Topics include psychopathy, narcissism, schizophrenia, delusion, pedophilia, epistemosis, and sex offenders in virtual reality.   Oren is a registered clinical psychologist who teaches at Ryerson University. For more information, visit: http://docamitay.com. ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/   Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a sweet review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc Support MWTC on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:25:18
August 17, 2018
#41. The Boy on the Bicycle w/ Nate Hendley & Dr. Peter Vronsky (Dive Bar)
To celebrate the launch of Nate Hendley's The Boy on the Bicycle, Lee, Nate Hendley, and Dr. Peter Vronsky convene to discuss a murderer all three authors have written about: Peter Woodcock - Canada's youngest serial killer.   Nate is a Toronto-based freelance writer and reporter. Check out his book The Boy on the Bicycleon Amazon https://www.amazon.ca/Boy-Bicycle-Forgotten-Wrongful-Conviction/dp/1988274516 Peter is a best-selling author, crime historian and filmmaker. For more information visit: http://www.petervronsky.org----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Promo featuring The True Crime Island: https://twitter.com/truecrimeisland
2:05:56
August 2, 2018
#41. The Boy on the Bicycle w/ Nate Hendley & Dr. Peter Vronsky (Dive Bar)
To celebrate the launch of Nate Hendley's The Boy on the Bicycle, Lee, Nate Hendley, and Dr. Peter Vronsky convene to discuss a murderer all three authors have written about: Peter Woodcock - Canada's youngest serial killer.   Nate is a Toronto-based freelance writer and reporter. Check out his book The Boy on the Bicycleon Amazon https://www.amazon.ca/Boy-Bicycle-Forgotten-Wrongful-Conviction/dp/1988274516 Peter is a best-selling author, crime historian and filmmaker. For more information visit: http://www.petervronsky.org----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Promo featuring The True Crime Island: https://twitter.com/truecrimeisland
2:05:56
August 2, 2018
#40. Four Nazis and a Child Killer w/ Carla Olson (Dive Bar)
In 1946, four German prisoners of war were executed alongside Donald Sherman Staley - one of Canada's first known serial killers. Were the POWs right to be outraged over being scheduled to hang alongside a pedophilic child killer? Or were they simply deluded as to the harm their own actions had inflicted on the world? Recorded in April, Lee sat down with filmmaker Carla Olson to talk about her documentary, 'The Last Hangman', which focuses on this fascinating story.  Carla Olson is a producer, writer and director. Her film ‘The Last Hangman’ is being released in fall 2018. Check out the movie trailer here: https://vimeo.com/277368160   ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com Promo featuring The True Crime Enthusiast https://twitter.com/tc_enthusiast
1:39:35
July 26, 2018
#40. Four Nazis and a Child Killer w/ Carla Olson (Dive Bar)
In 1946, four German prisoners of war were executed alongside Donald Sherman Staley - one of Canada's first known serial killers. Were the POWs right to be outraged over being scheduled to hang alongside a pedophilic child killer? Or were they simply deluded as to the harm their own actions had inflicted on the world? Recorded in April, Lee sat down with filmmaker Carla Olson to talk about her documentary, 'The Last Hangman', which focuses on this fascinating story.  Carla Olson is a producer, writer and director. Her film ‘The Last Hangman’ is being released in fall 2018. Check out the movie trailer here: https://vimeo.com/277368160   ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for all MWTC updates: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com Promo featuring The True Crime Enthusiast https://twitter.com/tc_enthusiast
1:39:35
July 26, 2018
#39. Unmasking The Beast Part 2: ‘Who Killed Lynne Harper?’ w/ Sgt. Barry Ruhl (Dive Bar)
While discussing the 1959 murder of Lynne Harper, Lee advances a game-changing theory to Sgt. Barry Ruhl, and compares sex offender Larry Talbot to his general profile of Harper's killer.   Barry Ruhl was an Ontario Provincial Police Officer for 30 years. After his retirement, he continued to work with the OPP as a counsellor for other officers dealing with substance abuse and post traumatic stress issues. Check out Barry's book 'A Viable Suspect: The story of multiple murders and how a police force’s reach proved too short for Canada’s most notorious cold case' on Amazon. For more information, visit: https://www.goldenruhler.com  ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA  for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:15:08
July 19, 2018
#39. Unmasking The Beast Part 2: ‘Who Killed Lynne Harper?’ w/ Sgt. Barry Ruhl (Dive Bar)
While discussing the 1959 murder of Lynne Harper, Lee advances a game-changing theory to Sgt. Barry Ruhl, and compares sex offender Larry Talbot to his general profile of Harper's killer.   Barry Ruhl was an Ontario Provincial Police Officer for 30 years. After his retirement, he continued to work with the OPP as a counsellor for other officers dealing with substance abuse and post traumatic stress issues. Check out Barry's book 'A Viable Suspect: The story of multiple murders and how a police force’s reach proved too short for Canada’s most notorious cold case' on Amazon. For more information, visit: https://www.goldenruhler.com  ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA  for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:15:08
July 19, 2018
#38. Unmasking The Beast Part 1: ‘Down a Dark Trail’ w/ Sgt. Barry Ruhl (Dive Bar)
In 1971, Sgt. Barry Ruhl and his fiancee were accosted by a masked sex offender, culminating in a bloody brawl. Forty-seven years later, Lee and Barry examine his nemesis as a suspect in the murders of several victims from 1973-1992. Barry Ruhl was an Ontario Provincial Police Officer for 30 years. After his retirement, he continued to work with the OPP as a counsellor for other officers dealing with substance abuse and post traumatic stress issues. Check out Barry's book 'A Viable Suspect: The story of multiple murders and how a police force’s reach proved too short for Canada’s most notorious cold case' on Amazon. For more information visit: https://www.goldenruhler.com  ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:36:35
July 19, 2018
#38. Unmasking The Beast Part 1: ‘Down a Dark Trail’ w/ Sgt. Barry Ruhl (Dive Bar)
In 1971, Sgt. Barry Ruhl and his fiancee were accosted by a masked sex offender, culminating in a bloody brawl. Forty-seven years later, Lee and Barry examine his nemesis as a suspect in the murders of several victims from 1973-1992. Barry Ruhl was an Ontario Provincial Police Officer for 30 years. After his retirement, he continued to work with the OPP as a counsellor for other officers dealing with substance abuse and post traumatic stress issues. Check out Barry's book 'A Viable Suspect: The story of multiple murders and how a police force’s reach proved too short for Canada’s most notorious cold case' on Amazon. For more information visit: https://www.goldenruhler.com  ----more---- Check out our sponsor DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:36:35
July 19, 2018
#37. The Summer of ‘59 w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
Fourteen-year-old Steven Truscott was wrongfully convicted of the murder of his classmate, Lynne Harper. Nearly 60 years later we still don’t know who killed Lynne. MWTC welcomes back author Nate Hendley to discuss the case and compare an alternative suspect to Lee's offender profile. Check out Nate’s book Steven Truscott: Decades of Injustice: https://www.amazon.ca/Steven-Truscott-Injustice-Nate-Hendley/dp/192740021X and for more info on Nate visit: http://www.natehendley.com ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Promo featuring The Murder in My Family https://twitter.com/MurderInMyFam
1:49:38
July 12, 2018
#37. The Summer of ‘59 w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
Fourteen-year-old Steven Truscott was wrongfully convicted of the murder of his classmate, Lynne Harper. Nearly 60 years later we still don’t know who killed Lynne. MWTC welcomes back author Nate Hendley to discuss the case and compare an alternative suspect to Lee's offender profile. Check out Nate’s book Steven Truscott: Decades of Injustice: https://www.amazon.ca/Steven-Truscott-Injustice-Nate-Hendley/dp/192740021X and for more info on Nate visit: http://www.natehendley.com ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Promo featuring The Murder in My Family https://twitter.com/MurderInMyFam
1:49:38
July 12, 2018
#36. The Art of Dying, Interestingly… w/ Dr. Gregory Klages (Dive Bar)
A decade after his mysterious demise, Tom Thomson would be celebrated as one of the most important visual artists in Canadian history. But in 1917, his little more than a bloated corpse was pulled from Canoe Lake in Algonquin Park. Dr. Gregory Klages and Lee contemplate the circumstances of Thomson's legendary death over a bottle of Scotch. Was it foul play? Dr. Gregory Klages is the author of 'The Many Deaths of Tom Tomson: Seperating Fact From Fiction' - check it out on Amazon. For more information on Gregory, visit http://manydeathsoftomthomson.blogspot.com/.  ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:48:33
July 1, 2018
#36. The Art of Dying, Interestingly… w/ Dr. Gregory Klages (Dive Bar)
A decade after his mysterious demise, Tom Thomson would be celebrated as one of the most important visual artists in Canadian history. But in 1917, his little more than a bloated corpse was pulled from Canoe Lake in Algonquin Park. Dr. Gregory Klages and Lee contemplate the circumstances of Thomson's legendary death over a bottle of Scotch. Was it foul play? Dr. Gregory Klages is the author of 'The Many Deaths of Tom Tomson: Seperating Fact From Fiction' - check it out on Amazon. For more information on Gregory, visit http://manydeathsoftomthomson.blogspot.com/.  ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:48:33
July 1, 2018
#35. The Trials of Stephen Williams w/ Stephen Williams (Dive Bar)
Lee sits down for a rare conversation with Stephen Williams, author of Invisible Darkness and Karla: A Pact With the Devil. He's the only North American to receive the Hellman Hammett Prize for writers who have suffered persecution for their writings. Pour a tall drink... ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:35:06
June 28, 2018
#35. The Trials of Stephen Williams w/ Stephen Williams (Dive Bar)
Lee sits down for a rare conversation with Stephen Williams, author of Invisible Darkness and Karla: A Pact With the Devil. He's the only North American to receive the Hellman Hammett Prize for writers who have suffered persecution for their writings. Pour a tall drink... ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:35:06
June 28, 2018
#34. Paul & Karla: Sex, Death, & Videotape (Mugshots)
A horrifying look at the sadistic crimes perpetrated by Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka from 1987-1993, drawing upon primary and secondary source materials, and featuring music which appeared during the case and coloured the era. Listener discretion is strongly advised.  ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:04:56
June 26, 2018
#34. Paul & Karla: Sex, Death, & Videotape (Mugshots)
A horrifying look at the sadistic crimes perpetrated by Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka from 1987-1993, drawing upon primary and secondary source materials, and featuring music which appeared during the case and coloured the era. Listener discretion is strongly advised.  ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:04:56
June 26, 2018
#33. Cruel Britannia Part 2: 'English Serial Killers' w/ Dr. David Holmes (Dive Bar)
Lee and David recall the brutal serial murders perpetrated by 'Crossbow Cannibal' Stephen Griffith, Joanna Dennehy, and Fred & Rose West. Dr. David Holmes is the author of 'Abnormal, Clinical & Forensic Psychology' available on Amazon. ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase & leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
59:48
June 14, 2018
#33. Cruel Britannia Part 2: 'English Serial Killers' w/ Dr. David Holmes (Dive Bar)
Lee and David recall the brutal serial murders perpetrated by 'Crossbow Cannibal' Stephen Griffith, Joanna Dennehy, and Fred & Rose West. Dr. David Holmes is the author of 'Abnormal, Clinical & Forensic Psychology' available on Amazon. ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase & leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
59:48
June 14, 2018
#32. Cruel Britannia Part 1: 'Good To Be Bad' w/ Dr. David Holmes (Dive Bar)
British psychology professor Dr. David Holmes and Lee cover a range of topics including the visceral experience of violence; psychopaths and evolution; and the relationship between criminal culture, society, and media. David is the author of 'Abnormal, Clinical & Forensic Psychology' available on Amazon.----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Connect w/ us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase   & leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:02:37
June 14, 2018
#32. Cruel Britannia Part 1: 'Good To Be Bad' w/ Dr. David Holmes (Dive Bar)
British psychology professor Dr. David Holmes and Lee cover a range of topics including the visceral experience of violence; psychopaths and evolution; and the relationship between criminal culture, society, and media. David is the author of 'Abnormal, Clinical & Forensic Psychology' available on Amazon.----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Connect w/ us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase   & leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:02:37
June 14, 2018
#31. AMA Summer 2018 (Ask Lee Anything)
We answer your questions! Topics include: rape typologies, primate hierarchies and mass shooters, Missing 411 data, the state of profiling, Nikolas Cruz, the Golden State Killer, Bill Cosby and defining what love is. Remember, if you have a question, email us murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com and we'll add it to the cue for our next AMA. Nominate Murder Was The Case for Toronto's Best Podcast @ NOW Magazine bit.ly/2Iib1eV  ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Promo featuring Mens Rea, a podcast focused on Irish and UK true crimes. https://twitter.com/MensReaPod
2:12:11
June 9, 2018
#31. AMA Summer 2018 (Ask Lee Anything)
We answer your questions! Topics include: rape typologies, primate hierarchies and mass shooters, Missing 411 data, the state of profiling, Nikolas Cruz, the Golden State Killer, Bill Cosby and defining what love is. Remember, if you have a question, email us murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com and we'll add it to the cue for our next AMA. Nominate Murder Was The Case for Toronto's Best Podcast @ NOW Magazine bit.ly/2Iib1eV  ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Promo featuring Mens Rea, a podcast focused on Irish and UK true crimes. https://twitter.com/MensReaPod
2:12:11
June 9, 2018
#30. Serial Killer Geek-Out Part 2: ‘Werewolves, Wendigo, Cubing, Lies’ w/ Sasha Reid (Dive Bar)
Lee and Sasha compete to see who knows more about psychos and find themselves questioning typologies; considering mythic creatures such as the wendigo and werewolves as archaic manifestations of serial slayers; and touching upon the influence of time, place, and media coverage in the proliferation of such offenders. Sasha Reid is a University of Toronto development criminologist who studies the history, classification, development and prevention of sexual motivated serial homicide. For more info: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Sasha_Reid----more---- Nominate Murder Was The Case for Toronto's Best Podcast @ NOW Magazine bit.ly/2Iib1eV  Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com Promo featuring Ignorance Was Bliss https://twitter.com/IWBpodcast
1:18:01
May 31, 2018
#30. Serial Killer Geek-Out Part 2: ‘Werewolves, Wendigo, Cubing, Lies’ w/ Sasha Reid (Dive Bar)
Lee and Sasha compete to see who knows more about psychos and find themselves questioning typologies; considering mythic creatures such as the wendigo and werewolves as archaic manifestations of serial slayers; and touching upon the influence of time, place, and media coverage in the proliferation of such offenders. Sasha Reid is a University of Toronto development criminologist who studies the history, classification, development and prevention of sexual motivated serial homicide. For more info: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Sasha_Reid----more---- Nominate Murder Was The Case for Toronto's Best Podcast @ NOW Magazine bit.ly/2Iib1eV  Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com Promo featuring Ignorance Was Bliss https://twitter.com/IWBpodcast
1:18:01
May 31, 2018
#29. Serial Killer Geek-Out Part 1: ‘Development & Fantasy’ w/ Sasha Reid (Dive Bar)
Lee and Sasha Reid, two doctoral candidates specializing in serial killers, look at the similarities in their findings regarding stunted social development and the role of fantasy in the making of a multiple murderer. Sasha Reid is a University of Toronto development criminologist who studies the history, classification, development and prevention of sexual motivated serial homicide. For more info: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Sasha_Reid ----more---- Nominate Murder Was The Case for Toronto's Best Podcast @ NOW Magazine bit.ly/2Iib1eV  Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com Promo featuring Lustmordia https://twitter.com/_lustmordia_
1:13:01
May 31, 2018
#29. Serial Killer Geek-Out Part 1: ‘Development & Fantasy’ w/ Sasha Reid (Dive Bar)
Lee and Sasha Reid, two doctoral candidates specializing in serial killers, look at the similarities in their findings regarding stunted social development and the role of fantasy in the making of a multiple murderer. Sasha Reid is a University of Toronto development criminologist who studies the history, classification, development and prevention of sexual motivated serial homicide. For more info: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Sasha_Reid ----more---- Nominate Murder Was The Case for Toronto's Best Podcast @ NOW Magazine bit.ly/2Iib1eV  Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com Promo featuring Lustmordia https://twitter.com/_lustmordia_
1:13:01
May 31, 2018
#28. Mafia 3.0 w/ Antonio Nicaso & Dr. Marcel Danesi (Dive Bar)
In this final, fascinating episode of Mobster May, Dr. Marcel Danesi returns with his friend - heroic journalist, professor, and author Antonio Nicaso - to describe the three historical phases of the mafia, and how criminal organizations are utilizing the dark web. Antonio Nicaso is a Professor at Queens University, St. Jermone’s University and Middlebury College at Mills. He’s written over 30 books on organized crime and is an expert on the Calabrian mafia, ‘Ndrangheta. His book Business or Blood: Mafia Boss Vito Rizzuto’s Last Warwas adapted into the TV series Bad Blood. For more information on Antonio, visit: http://www.nicaso.com Dr. Marcel Danesi is a professor at the University of Toronto. He is known for his work in semiotics and youth culture and has published work on the meanings of popular culture and how they inform social evolution. He has also written textbooks introducing linguistics and semiotics and has published a series of books on advertising as a sign system. For more information about Marcel, visit: http://anthropology.utoronto.ca/people/faculty/marcel-danesi/----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Promo featuring podcast Eye for an Eye https://twitter.com/EyeforEyePod
1:32:20
May 24, 2018
#28. Mafia 3.0 w/ Antonio Nicaso & Dr. Marcel Danesi (Dive Bar)
In this final, fascinating episode of Mobster May, Dr. Marcel Danesi returns with his friend - heroic journalist, professor, and author Antonio Nicaso - to describe the three historical phases of the mafia, and how criminal organizations are utilizing the dark web. Antonio Nicaso is a Professor at Queens University, St. Jermone’s University and Middlebury College at Mills. He’s written over 30 books on organized crime and is an expert on the Calabrian mafia, ‘Ndrangheta. His book Business or Blood: Mafia Boss Vito Rizzuto’s Last Warwas adapted into the TV series Bad Blood. For more information on Antonio, visit: http://www.nicaso.com Dr. Marcel Danesi is a professor at the University of Toronto. He is known for his work in semiotics and youth culture and has published work on the meanings of popular culture and how they inform social evolution. He has also written textbooks introducing linguistics and semiotics and has published a series of books on advertising as a sign system. For more information about Marcel, visit: http://anthropology.utoronto.ca/people/faculty/marcel-danesi/----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Promo featuring podcast Eye for an Eye https://twitter.com/EyeforEyePod
1:32:20
May 24, 2018
#27. Made in Montreal w/ Cpl. Michel Funicelli (Dive Bar)
Cpl. Michel Funicelli of the RCMP has investigated the Rizzuto crime family and West End Gang in Montreal for nearly 15 years, and shares Lee's doctoral supervisor in Concordia's psychology department. The two meet in a Montreal hotel room to discuss the history of the Italian mafia in the city, investigating criminal organizations, and why psychopaths are paradoxically underrepresented among them. ----more---- Nominate Murder Was The Case for Toronto's Best Podcast @ NOW Magazine http://bit.ly/2Iib1eV   Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Promo featuring Canadian True Crime https://twitter.com/CanadianTCpod
1:18:07
May 17, 2018
#27. Made in Montreal w/ Cpl. Michel Funicelli (Dive Bar)
Cpl. Michel Funicelli of the RCMP has investigated the Rizzuto crime family and West End Gang in Montreal for nearly 15 years, and shares Lee's doctoral supervisor in Concordia's psychology department. The two meet in a Montreal hotel room to discuss the history of the Italian mafia in the city, investigating criminal organizations, and why psychopaths are paradoxically underrepresented among them. ----more---- Nominate Murder Was The Case for Toronto's Best Podcast @ NOW Magazine http://bit.ly/2Iib1eV   Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Promo featuring Canadian True Crime https://twitter.com/CanadianTCpod
1:18:07
May 17, 2018
#26. Enter the One-Percenter w/ Peter Edwards (Dive Bar)
Peter Edwards, bestselling author and award-winning journalist for the Toronto Star, discusses the origin and proliferation of the Hells Angels motorcycle gang with Lee, the globalization of organized crime, and the largest mass murder of bikers in history: the infamous 2006 'Bandido Massacre'.   For more on Peter Edwards https://peteredwardsauthor.com ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Promo featuring True Crime Finland https://twitter.com/tc_finland
1:35:18
May 10, 2018
#26. Enter the One-Percenter w/ Peter Edwards (Dive Bar)
Peter Edwards, bestselling author and award-winning journalist for the Toronto Star, discusses the origin and proliferation of the Hells Angels motorcycle gang with Lee, the globalization of organized crime, and the largest mass murder of bikers in history: the infamous 2006 'Bandido Massacre'.   For more on Peter Edwards https://peteredwardsauthor.com ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com  Promo featuring True Crime Finland https://twitter.com/tc_finland
1:35:18
May 10, 2018
#25. Tommy Guns Blazin’ Part 2: ‘Theatrical Banditry’ w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
Lee and Nate shift from the urban underworld to the dusty highways of the American southwest, deromanticizing Bonnie and Clyde and their merry rabble of homicidal bank robbers. They conclude with a look at the Boyd gang, stick-up artists who sought notoriety more than riches, and examine an unsettling rumour regarding their leader's deathbed confession. For more on Nate and to order his books, check out: http://www.natehendley.com  ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
40:10
May 3, 2018
#25. Tommy Guns Blazin’ Part 2: ‘Theatrical Banditry’ w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
Lee and Nate shift from the urban underworld to the dusty highways of the American southwest, deromanticizing Bonnie and Clyde and their merry rabble of homicidal bank robbers. They conclude with a look at the Boyd gang, stick-up artists who sought notoriety more than riches, and examine an unsettling rumour regarding their leader's deathbed confession. For more on Nate and to order his books, check out: http://www.natehendley.com  ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
40:10
May 3, 2018
#24. Tommy Guns Blazin’ Part 1: ‘Scarface & Dutch’ w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
Author Nate Hendley returns to the dive bar for a second round, regaling Lee with tales of Prohibition gangsters Al Capone in Chicago and Dutch Schultz in New York City. The two explore the relationship between Prohibition; Nativist responses to mass Italian, Irish, and Jewish immigration from Europe; fame; and the ruthless pursuit of the American dream. For more on Nate and to order his books, check out: http://www.natehendley.com ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:10:39
May 3, 2018
#24. Tommy Guns Blazin’ Part 1: ‘Scarface & Dutch’ w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)
Author Nate Hendley returns to the dive bar for a second round, regaling Lee with tales of Prohibition gangsters Al Capone in Chicago and Dutch Schultz in New York City. The two explore the relationship between Prohibition; Nativist responses to mass Italian, Irish, and Jewish immigration from Europe; fame; and the ruthless pursuit of the American dream. For more on Nate and to order his books, check out: http://www.natehendley.com ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:10:39
May 3, 2018
#23. The Virgin Homicides w/ Paulie Whiskey (Dive Bar)
We welcome back guest Paulie Whiskey to the Dive Bar and take a close look at the Incel rebellion and learn about the terms they use. We also discuss Elliot Rodger and the recent attack on Toronto by mass murderer Alek Minassian. ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com Promo featuring Killafornia Dreaming https://twitter.com/killaforniapod bringing you stories from the darker side of the not so Golden State.
2:27:52
April 29, 2018
#23. The Virgin Homicides w/ Paulie Whiskey (Dive Bar)
We welcome back guest Paulie Whiskey to the Dive Bar and take a close look at the Incel rebellion and learn about the terms they use. We also discuss Elliot Rodger and the recent attack on Toronto by mass murderer Alek Minassian. ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com Promo featuring Killafornia Dreaming https://twitter.com/killaforniapod bringing you stories from the darker side of the not so Golden State.
2:27:52
April 29, 2018
#22. Terror! w/ Douglas MacGregor (Dive Bar)
Counter-terrorism expert Douglas MacGregor and Lee talk about the events leading up to the Oklahoma City Bombing, Islamic terrorism, the UNABomber, Columbine, Marc Lepine and more. Douglas is a forensic behavioural consultant specializing in terrorism, threat assessment, criminal investigations and missing persons. He studied under Ambassador Robert Joseph and interned at The Heritage Foundation. ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:29:45
April 19, 2018
#22. Terror! w/ Douglas MacGregor (Dive Bar)
Counter-terrorism expert Douglas MacGregor and Lee talk about the events leading up to the Oklahoma City Bombing, Islamic terrorism, the UNABomber, Columbine, Marc Lepine and more. Douglas is a forensic behavioural consultant specializing in terrorism, threat assessment, criminal investigations and missing persons. He studied under Ambassador Robert Joseph and interned at The Heritage Foundation. ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Contact: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:29:45
April 19, 2018
#21. Silverfox: The Slow Thaw (Update)
As an ice storm hits the city of Toronto, Lee gives an update on the Bruce 'Silverfox' McArthur case. Earlier this week, McArthur was charged with a 8th murder, police announced they are looking at his possible involvement in a series of unsolved murders in the 1970s, and the deceased man in the photo has finally been identified. We also disclose some rumours about McArthur's roommate.  AND we kick-off the show with a 10-minute MWTC update to let you know what you can expect to hear from us in the coming weeks. ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc
42:33
April 15, 2018
#21. Silverfox: The Slow Thaw (Update)
As an ice storm hits the city of Toronto, Lee gives an update on the Bruce 'Silverfox' McArthur case. Earlier this week, McArthur was charged with a 8th murder, police announced they are looking at his possible involvement in a series of unsolved murders in the 1970s, and the deceased man in the photo has finally been identified. We also disclose some rumours about McArthur's roommate.  AND we kick-off the show with a 10-minute MWTC update to let you know what you can expect to hear from us in the coming weeks. ----more---- Check out DATSUSARA for all your hemp gear essentials including: bags, apparel, body care, accessories and more! https://www.dsgear.com/  Support this show and join the Murder Was The Case family @ https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC & Leave us a dope review on iTunes: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc
42:33
April 15, 2018
#20. You Wouldn’t Believe What Happened at Work… w/ Glenn French (Dive Bar)
Glenn French has been conducting risk assessment for violence in the workplace for 20 years. From #metoo to mass murder, stalking, and suicide, Lee and Glenn run the gamut of vocational violence in this thoughtful slow-burn which explodes in a truly intriguing finale. Glenn is the President and CEO of the Canadian Initiative on Workplace Violence. For more information, visit: www.workplaceviolence.ca ----more---- Join the Murder Was The Case Family: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet Us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast Find us on YouTube: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC  Send us a note: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
2:04:40
April 6, 2018
#20. You Wouldn’t Believe What Happened at Work… w/ Glenn French (Dive Bar)
Glenn French has been conducting risk assessment for violence in the workplace for 20 years. From #metoo to mass murder, stalking, and suicide, Lee and Glenn run the gamut of vocational violence in this thoughtful slow-burn which explodes in a truly intriguing finale. Glenn is the President and CEO of the Canadian Initiative on Workplace Violence. For more information, visit: www.workplaceviolence.ca ----more---- Join the Murder Was The Case Family: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet Us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast Find us on YouTube: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC  Send us a note: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
2:04:40
April 6, 2018
#19. Sign of the Crimes w/ Dr. Marcel Danesi (Dive Bar)
Dr. Marcel Danesi, internationally renowned scholar and pioneer of forensic semiotics, sits down with Lee to discuss this emerging discipline. Somewhere along the way the conversation is hijacked by a bottle of Cognac… Dr. Marcel Danesi is a professor at the University of Toronto. He is known for his work in semiotics and youth culture and has published work on the meanings of popular culture and how they inform social evolution. He has also written textbooks introducing linguistics and semiotics and has published a series of books on advertising as a sign system. For more information on Marcel, visit: http://anthropology.utoronto.ca/people/faculty/marcel-danesi/ ----more---- Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Email Us: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:33:34
March 30, 2018
#19. Sign of the Crimes w/ Dr. Marcel Danesi (Dive Bar)
Dr. Marcel Danesi, internationally renowned scholar and pioneer of forensic semiotics, sits down with Lee to discuss this emerging discipline. Somewhere along the way the conversation is hijacked by a bottle of Cognac… Dr. Marcel Danesi is a professor at the University of Toronto. He is known for his work in semiotics and youth culture and has published work on the meanings of popular culture and how they inform social evolution. He has also written textbooks introducing linguistics and semiotics and has published a series of books on advertising as a sign system. For more information on Marcel, visit: http://anthropology.utoronto.ca/people/faculty/marcel-danesi/ ----more---- Subscribe to us on iTunes & leave us a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Email Us: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:33:34
March 30, 2018
#18. Paraphilia: Sexual Sadism (Academy)
Lee articulates the historic emergence, essence, and his groundbreaking typology of sexual sadism - a paraphilic disorder which motivated offenders such as BTK, David Parker Ray, Paul Bernardo, Richard Cottingham, Joanna Dennehy, Ian Brady, Dean Corll, and Bob Berdella to cause extreme suffering and humiliation in their victims.   BTK auto-errotic photos: http://bit.ly/2G4lV6V , http://bit.ly/2pGn5uy----more---- Subscribe to us on iTunes and GooglePlay and never miss an episode: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc http://bit.ly/MWTCgoogleplay Join the Murder Was The Case Family on Patreon: http://bit.ly/MWTC_Patreon Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Follow us on FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Check us out on YouTube: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC
53:58
March 26, 2018
#18. Paraphilia: Sexual Sadism (Academy)
Lee articulates the historic emergence, essence, and his groundbreaking typology of sexual sadism - a paraphilic disorder which motivated offenders such as BTK, David Parker Ray, Paul Bernardo, Richard Cottingham, Joanna Dennehy, Ian Brady, Dean Corll, and Bob Berdella to cause extreme suffering and humiliation in their victims.   BTK auto-errotic photos: http://bit.ly/2G4lV6V , http://bit.ly/2pGn5uy----more---- Subscribe to us on iTunes and GooglePlay and never miss an episode: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc http://bit.ly/MWTCgoogleplay Join the Murder Was The Case Family on Patreon: http://bit.ly/MWTC_Patreon Tweet us: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase Follow us on FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast/ Check us out on YouTube: http://bit.ly/youtube_MWTC
53:58
March 26, 2018
#17. AMA Spring 2018 (Ask Lee Anything)
For our first AMA episode (Ask Me Anything), host and criminologist Lee Mellor answers your questions! Subjects include: Bernardo & Homolka, how serial killers are made, victimology, “toy box killer” David Parker Ray and more. Sam Harris video referenced: Living With Violence ----more---- If you like this podcast, subscribe to us on iTunes & leave a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:55:47
March 8, 2018
#17. AMA Spring 2018 (Ask Lee Anything)
For our first AMA episode (Ask Me Anything), host and criminologist Lee Mellor answers your questions! Subjects include: Bernardo & Homolka, how serial killers are made, victimology, “toy box killer” David Parker Ray and more. Sam Harris video referenced: Living With Violence ----more---- If you like this podcast, subscribe to us on iTunes & leave a rating and review: http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc To become a show sponsor visit our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Send us an email: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
1:55:47
March 8, 2018
#16. The Killing of a Shoeshine Boy Part 2: 'Toronto Unsolved' w/ Robert Hoshowsky (Dive bar)
Lee and Robert delve into Toronto’s most notorious cold cases including two series of unsolved homicides and the brutal sex slaying of Sharin’ Morningstar Keenan in 1983. Can you help bring the perpetrator to justice?    ----more---- Robert J. Hoshowsky is an investigative journalist who has explored the world of cults, bikers, cops, killers, and thieves. A former researcher-reporter at Maclean's, Robert has had work appear in more than one hundred magazines and newspapers worldwide. His highly acclaimed book, The Last to Die, was shortlisted for the prestigious Arthur Ellis Award. For more information on Robert Hoshowsky visit: http://www.crimewriterscanada.com/hoshowsky-robert-j Robert's Books: The Last to Die: Ronald Turpin, Arthur Lucas and the End of Capital Punishment in Canada available on Amazon Unsolved: True Canadian Cold Cases available on Amazon OUTRAGED: The Murder of Shoeshine Boy, Emanuel Jaques available on Amazon ----more---- Do us a solid & subscribe to MWTC on iTunes & leave us a rating and review! http://bit.ly/itunesmwtc  Join the Murder Was The Case family & get bonus episodes! https://www.patreon.com/murderwasthecase  Follow us on Twitter for updates on all the cases we cover: https://twitter.com/murderwtcase  Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MWTCPodcast  Inquiries: murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com
50:23
February 28, 2018