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# witchcraft - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Seven people arrested in India after 'black magic' killings

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

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

“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"

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

# witchcraft - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

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

# witchcraft - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Polish archbishop condemns "dangers of pagan Halloween"

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 This post contains videos

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

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