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Panic: Queer True Crime

Nov 8, 2022

In the 1920s through the 1960s indecent proposals, indecent advances, and honor slayings were all buzzwords used to explain one man's rationale for killing another. The handsome singer Louis Kenneth Neu murdered two men for their clothes, their cars, their cash, and his honor.

When 35-year-old Lawrence Shead didn't...


Oct 28, 2022

San Francisco resident 75-year-old James Sheahan had terminal cancer but that wouldn't be his cause of death. It would be his friendship with a man whose greed and desperate need to be with the love of his life that would cost Mr. Sheahan dearly.

To report elder abuse or find services for older adults and their...


The Drag: The Murder of Bruce McArthur

Sep 25, 2022

Daniel Greeley, a homeless veteran, met Bruce Becker who worked for the IRS  on Austin, Texas' The Drag in May 1995.  Nearly a year later Becker would be dead and Greeley would be on the run. What was the nature of their relationship, why did Greeley kill a man who had been so generous and kind to him? Join me for, The...


Sep 11, 2022

In 1988, 55 year-old, Yale educated Dr. Richard Boggs and business partners 46 year-old, Melvin Eugene Hanson, and 25 year-old John Hawkins joined together in an insurance scam that would net them a million dollars. The only problem was, in order to get the money someone would have to die.

The victim of the scheme, 36...


Aug 28, 2022

Thank you for joining me for, Intimate Partner Murders.

Intimate partner and domestic violence have many of the same root causes as they do elsewhere. Here are three stories of same-sex intimate partner murder.

39-year-old, Dr. Louis Chen, his decade-long partner 29-year-old, Eric Cooper, and their adorable 2 1/2-year...