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Exorcism

monifa sanford

Woman Charged In Exorcism Deaths To Claim Insanity

The lawyer for a woman charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing of two children during an exorcism says he will mount a defense that she is not criminally responsible.

04/04/2014

murdered children, avery

Women Suspected In Germantown Exorcism Indicted

The case made national headlines–children killed inside their Montgomery County home in what the suspects called an attempted exorcism. Now there’s new developments as a Montgomery County grand jury hands down first-degree murder indictments.

03/13/2014

zakieya avery

Police: Mother Accused Of Killing Children Attempted Exorcism Before

The mother accused of killing her children during an exorcism belonged to a church group called the “Demon Assassins.” Police and prosecutors also say she attempted an exorcism before the killings.

01/22/2014

murdered children, avery

Md. Women Held In Exorcism Stabbing Death Of 2 Kids To Undergo Psych Screening

Two women who police say killed two children while performing what they thought was an exorcism will remain held without bond and have psychiatric evaluations to determine if they are competent to stand trial, a judge said Tuesday.

01/21/2014

murdered children, avery

Police: Mom Charged In Kids’ Death Feared The Devil Was In Them

A murder case in Maryland is getting national attention. We’re hearing from the former pastor of a mom who police say killed her children during an exorcism.

01/20/2014

murdered children, avery

Community Mourns Toddlers Killed In Attempted Exorcism

New developments in the toddler murders which Montgomery County Police say may have been the result of an exorcism. Police arrested two women for the crime, including the children’s mother.

01/19/2014

Priest

Local Priest Discusses Controversial Rite Of Exorcism

Exorcising the devil. We see it in the movies, but is it happening in real life?

02/21/2011