It was the summer of 1799 when Gulielma “Elma” Sands had first met carpenter Levi Weeks. Both Elma and Levi had been living at a boarding house ran by her … Read More
A product of affluenza. Those were the defense’s words as then 16-year-old Ethan Couch stood trial for a fatal drunk driving accident.
On the night of June 15, 2013, Couch … Read More
September 1, 2011 Karla Mendez Brada was found dead in her bed by her live-in boyfriend, Eric Earle. Earle immediately dialed 9-1-1 where the panicked Earle can be heard telling … Read More
Officers were called to an East Cleveland, Ohio block after residents in the area began to complain of a particularly foul odor. When police traced the odor to inside of … Read More
19-year-old Sasha Bell and her friend, 19-year-old Sacorya Reed, were found shot in Bell’s Flint, Michigan apartment on April 19, 2016. The women were rushed to an area hospital, but … Read More
How far would you go for social media likes? That’s the question that’s raised when examining the case of Marina Lonina, an 18-year-old from Columbus, OH who has been accused … Read More
Throughout the 1990s Dr. Jack Kevorkian worked hard to advocate assisted suicide for terminally ill patients and insisted that it was a patient’s right to die with dignity. His obsession … Read More
Calvin Broadus A/K/A Snoop Dogg A/K/A Snoop Dizzle A/K/A The Doggfather A/K/A Snoop Lion. Whatever you may know him by, it’s hard to escape him. Since rising from a street … Read More
In the case of Ross Ulbricht A/K/A Dread Pirate Roberts (DPR) it seems like a slam dunk case for the prosecution. Ross, by his own admission, founded the Silk Road … Read More
Within the depraved pedophile community online there’s a subgenre of child pornography so vile, so shockingly heinous, that even most pedophiles find it to be revolting. It’s called hurtcore, and … Read More
Sword and Scale Episode 93
The Death Penalty’s Future?
LA’s “Little Houses” of Crime
ADX Supermax: Like A Living Death
January 2, 2019
Sword and Scale Episode 129
December 16, 2018
Sword and Scale Episode 128
December 9, 2018
Sword and Scale Episode 127
November 25, 2018
Sword and Scale Episode 126
November 11, 2018
Sword and Scale, which debuted in 2013, covers the underworld of criminal activity and the demented minds that perform the most despicable and unthinkable actions.
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