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#Witchcraft

# witchcraft - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Seven people arrested in India after 'black magic' killings
# Witchcraft
# Witchcraft

Seven people arrested in India after 'black magic' killings

Sep 7th 2016, 3:14 PM 19,547 Views 21 Comments

Two men were killed after allegedly murdering four people, including a child.

# witchcraft - Friday 24 June, 2016

French mother who left her baby to die on a winter beach jailed for 20 years
# Baby Adelaide
# Baby Adelaide

French mother who left her baby to die on a winter beach jailed for 20 years

Jun 24th 2016, 11:03 PM 23,801 Views 17 Comments

Fabienne Kabou had blamed the killing on “witchcraft”.

# witchcraft - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Elderly woman hacked to death by machete-wielding crowd over suspected witchcraft
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Elderly woman hacked to death by machete-wielding crowd over suspected witchcraft

Mar 22nd 2016, 6:08 AM 13,450 Views 30 Comments

“While she was sick, the wife often felt possessed and said that the old woman had cast a spell on her.”

# witchcraft - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Parole hearing brings back dark memories of the notorious "San Francisco witch killers"
# California Nightmares
# California Nightmares

Parole hearing brings back dark memories of the notorious "San Francisco witch killers"

Dec 5th 2015, 9:00 PM 34,179 Views 8 Comments

In the early 1980s, Suzan and Michael Carson went on a religious, drug-fuelled mission to rid the world of “witches” in California.

# witchcraft - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Witch wins harassment lawsuit against warlock in Salem
# Massachusetts
# Massachusetts

Witch wins harassment lawsuit against warlock in Salem

Nov 1st 2015, 10:30 AM 22,314 Views 29 Comments

Lori Sforza, a “psychic” witch priestess, won the case against Christian Day, “the world’s best-known warlock.”

# witchcraft - Saturday 31 October, 2015

She's a witch! Meet the woman who could be Ireland's first Pagan TD
# Hocus Voteus
# Hocus Voteus

She's a witch! Meet the woman who could be Ireland's first Pagan TD

Oct 31st 2015, 8:30 AM 18,502 Views 81 Comments

But Deirdre Wadding hopes it will be her radical left policies rather than her religion that will have voters under her spell.

# witchcraft - Saturday 8 August, 2015

'Witches' stabbed and beaten to death by mob
# India
# India

'Witches' stabbed and beaten to death by mob

Aug 8th 2015, 3:14 PM 24,989 Views 60 Comments

Villagers blamed the women for bringing illness, poor crops and bad luck.

# witchcraft - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Gruesome murders may be linked to 'witchcraft' and the blue moon, say Florida police
# True Detective
# True Detective

Gruesome murders may be linked to 'witchcraft' and the blue moon, say Florida police

Aug 5th 2015, 8:04 PM 31,101 Views 27 Comments

A “reclusive” family were found brutally murdered in their home on Friday.

# witchcraft - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

63-year-old woman dismembered and beheaded by villagers who believed she was a witch
# India
# India

63-year-old woman dismembered and beheaded by villagers who believed she was a witch

Jul 21st 2015, 9:50 AM 21,658 Views 28 Comments

Her attackers, armed with machetes, took her from her house before beheading her.

# witchcraft - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Albino people 'killed for their body parts' in spate of Malawi murders
# Witchcraft
# Witchcraft

Albino people 'killed for their body parts' in spate of Malawi murders

Mar 12th 2015, 5:01 PM 20,177 Views 27 Comments

Malawian albino people are “living in fear of being attacked or killed”.

# witchcraft - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Aug 25th 2013, 10:00 AM 11,498 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# witchcraft - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Polish archbishop condemns "dangers of pagan Halloween"
# Poland
# Poland

Polish archbishop condemns "dangers of pagan Halloween"

Oct 31st 2012, 4:04 PM 7,229 Views 60 Comments

Archbishop Andrzej Dziega denounced dressing up as ghouls and ghosts for the 31 October festival as a “promotion of paganism”, and of death.

# witchcraft - Monday 5 March, 2012

Couple jailed for life over 'witchcraft' murder
# Murder
# Murder

Couple jailed for life over 'witchcraft' murder

Mar 5th 2012, 3:12 PM 3,133 Views 5 Comments

A woman and her boyfriend have been sentenced for the “sadistic” killing of her 15-year-old brother, who the couple had accused of practising witchcraft.

# witchcraft - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Couple convicted in 'witchcraft' murder trial
# Witchcraft
# Witchcraft

Couple convicted in 'witchcraft' murder trial

Mar 1st 2012, 4:58 PM 5,105 Views 31 Comments

A young woman and her boyfriend have been convicted of murdering her brother, 15, who suffered over 100 injuries before he drowned on Christmas Day 2010.

# witchcraft - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

German 'witch' pronounced innocent... after 385 years
# Burn Her
From The Daily Edge
# Burn Her

German 'witch' pronounced innocent... after 385 years

Feb 14th 2012, 1:50 PM 4,176 Views 33 Comments

A woman who was burned at the stake in Cologne almost 400 years ago has been vindicated after a retrial.

# witchcraft - Friday 6 January, 2012

Couple on trial in London for murdering teenager over 'witchcraft' claims
# Witchcraft
# Witchcraft

Couple on trial in London for murdering teenager over 'witchcraft' claims

Jan 6th 2012, 10:06 AM 2,050 Views 6 Comments

The two 28-year-olds are accused of murdering their young relative who was spending Christmas 2010 with them.

# witchcraft - Monday 20 September, 2010

Tea Party's O'Donnell cancels Sunday slots after 'witchcraft' relevation
# Tea Party
# Tea Party

Tea Party's O'Donnell cancels Sunday slots after 'witchcraft' relevation

Sep 20th 2010, 10:42 AM 363 Views 0 Comments

The latest Palin protegée admits to dabbling in witchcraft – and then withdraws from a string of talkshow bookings.