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Life Matters delves into what makes humans tick. Life, but not always as you know it.


The dangerous women forum: Women who kill

September 29th, 2015

Episode 286 of 622 episodes

From the notorious baby farmers of the late 19th century to the last woman hanged in NSW, three writers investigate some of the most scandalous, notorious, complex cases in criminal history, and share their encounters with infamous women. How do the law, media, and the public respond when those deemed as society’s nurturers - mothers, wives, sisters, daughters - become killers instead.

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