Lyle & Eric Menendez. Convicted of murdering their parents, Jose & Kitty. The brothers claimed to have been abused.
Lyle & Erik Menendez were the 2 spoiled children of a very successful Cuban-American businessman. The boys were annoyed that their father was domineering & had threatened to disinherit them, so they decided to murder him so that they could spend the money he had earned right away. Since their mother was so emotionally tied to their father, they rationalized that she had to be murdered too because she couldnt survive without Jose & of course, she would be the one to inherit his money if he died.
The results of Congenital Syphilis before penicillin was discovered.
Villisca Ax Murders House 8 people were bludgeoned to death with an ax while they slept. 6 of them were children. 2 were neighbor children. 4 were killed in the room upstairs where the three windows are.The parents room there is still a mark in the wall from the swing of the ax
X - Douglas Christopher Thomas, who was 17 at the time of his offence, was executed in Virginia on Jan 10, 2000. Thomas was sentenced to death for the November 1990 capital murders of Kathy and J.B. Wiseman, the parents of his 14-year old girlfriend, Jessica, who masterminded the murder of her parents, who urged Thomas to shoot her mother again when she didn't die from the first gunshot, was tried as a juvenile and released when she turned 21.