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Proposed Law Seeks To Ban "Murderabilia"

OPB | Feb. 04, 2014

TUESDAY: A movement in Congress hopes to bar serial killers and other infamous criminals from profiting from the sale of personal artifacts.

Smoking Cessation Drug Chantix Tied To Violent Side Effects

OPB | Dec. 09, 2013

MONDAY: A Harrisburg woman alleges side effects from a smoking cessation drug caused her husband to murder their 13-year-old son before committing suicide himself.

The Deadly New Year's Day on Mt. Rainier

OPB | Sept. 25, 2012

On New Year's Day 2012, a man drove into Mt. Rainier National Park and killed an on-duty ranger. Bruce Barcott's recent Outside Magazine article looks into the events of that day.

The Murder of Karly Sheehan

OPB | May 23, 2012

Karen Spears Zacharias's latest book — part crime story, part memoir — explores the brutal 2005 murder of a three-year-old girl.

Sentencing Juvenile Offenders

OPB | March 22, 2012

How should age affect sentencing when juveniles commit murder?

Missing Evidence Found

OPB | Oct. 18, 2011

The Attorney General's office discovered four boxes of evidence that were believed to have been destroyed in the Philip Scott Cannon triple homicide. What happens next?