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Crimes of Passion

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Rank #64 in True Crime category

Society & Culture
True Crime
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Every Wednesday, we tell a love story that turns into a crime story. Our subjects might start as lovers, friends, or family, but by the end, there's a criminal and a victim. Along the way, we analyze the relationship dynamics and psychology that lead to betrayal, theft, and even murder. Crimes of Passion is part of the Parcast Network, and a production of Cutler Media.

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Every Wednesday, we tell a love story that turns into a crime story. Our subjects might start as lovers, friends, or family, but by the end, there's a criminal and a victim. Along the way, we analyze the relationship dynamics and psychology that lead to betrayal, theft, and even murder. Crimes of Passion is part of the Parcast Network, and a production of Cutler Media.

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Host is terribly annoying

By jctay2016 - Oct 16 2019
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Most of the stories are good. Fairly accurate information and entertaining. But they really need to get a new host! It’s like listening to a sinus infection that over pronounces they letter G. It’s difficult on the ears.

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By lilkimmieD - Sep 05 2019
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Addicted! A+ podcast! Can’t relax without it!!♥️👍🏼

iTunes Ratings

2623 Ratings
Average Ratings
2173
208
82
67
93

Host is terribly annoying

By jctay2016 - Oct 16 2019
Read more
Most of the stories are good. Fairly accurate information and entertaining. But they really need to get a new host! It’s like listening to a sinus infection that over pronounces they letter G. It’s difficult on the ears.

Love

By lilkimmieD - Sep 05 2019
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Addicted! A+ podcast! Can’t relax without it!!♥️👍🏼

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Crimes of Passion

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Every Wednesday, we tell a love story that turns into a crime story. Our subjects might start as lovers, friends, or family, but by the end, there's a criminal and a victim. Along the way, we analyze the relationship dynamics and psychology that lead to betrayal, theft, and even murder. Crimes of Passion is part of the Parcast Network, and a production of Cutler Media.

Rank #1: Harold Nokes Pt. 2

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In the summer of 1974, a war was brewing between Kay Hoyt Hein and her married lover, Harold Nokes. After she called off their affair, Harold lashed out. He poisoned her lawn. Poured sugar in her gas tank. He even wrote lewd graffiti messages about her sexual activity with other men. Later that year, police would discover Kay parents’ bodies in a lake and dismembered in several parts.  

Feb 27 2019

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Rank #2: Jodi Arias Pt. 1

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To turn his life around, Travis Alexander moved in with his grandparents and took up the LDS faith. In search of a wife, he began dating Jodi Arias in 2007. The couple's relationship was often long-distance and quickly started to become problematic. She would be the last person to see Alexander alive. 

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Mar 06 2019

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Rank #3: “The Scissor Sisters” Pt. 1

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After 20 years in a loveless, abusive marriage, Kathleen Mulhall thought she'd finally found true love when she met Farah Noor in the summer of 2001 in Ireland. But Farah turned out to be just as violent as her husband. 

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May 29 2019

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Rank #4: Ming Sen Shiue Pt. 2: Escape Plan

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After being abducted in 1980 by her former student, Ming Sen Shiue, Mary Stauffer plans her and her daughter’s dramatic escape.

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Sep 18 2019

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Rank #5: Ming Sen Shiue Pt. 1: A Student’s Obsession

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Ming Sen Shiue lives a lonely life, with only fantasies of his high school algebra teacher, Mary Stauffer, to comfort him. Finally, in the 1970s, after more than a decade of planning, he prepared to act on his darkest desires.

Sep 11 2019

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Rank #6: Jodi Arias Pt. 2

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The relationship between Travis Alexander and Jodi Arias could only be described as hot and cold. They cycled through months of "on-again, off-again" periods, meeting up for late-night rendezvous in Meza, Arizona, even while they started dating other people. But by May of 2008, the intense relationship reached a boiling point, leading to cold-blooded murder.

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Mar 13 2019

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Rank #7: Linda Riss Pt. 1

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In 1957, a shy woman meets the man of her dreams: Burt Pugach, a successful lawyer in the East Bronx. Unfortunately, her dreams are crushed, when Burt confesses that he’s actually a married man. Linda tries to end the relationship, but Burt decides that if he can’t have her, then no one else can.

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Mar 20 2019

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Rank #8: Marty & Michelle Theer Pt. 1: An Air Force Affair

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Separated by distance, young couple Marty and Michelle Theer of North Carolina kept up their relationship with a digital connection, sending emails throughout Marty's deployment. But their 21st Century romance was thrown for a loop when one of them found evidence the other was cheating.

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Jun 26 2019

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Rank #9: George & Barbara Kogan Pt. 1: The Millionaire and the Mistress

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This married couple built a small fortune together through their chain of department stores in Puerto Rico. In 1988, George and Barbara Kogan retired to New York City to escape the rat-race of the family business and recommit themselves to each other. Instead, the move showed them that their relationship was past their prime and soon they headed for divorce. 

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Jul 10 2019

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Rank #10: David Hendricks Pt. 1: Business As Usual

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In 1983, David Hendricks had all he could ask for: family, fortune, and faith. But as his business grew, David felt unsettled in his white picket fence life. A distance grew between David and his wife, leaving space for a terrible fate.

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Aug 07 2019

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Rank #11: Colin Howell Pt. 1

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In 1991, a man from Northern Ireland found himself caught between two women: his wife and his mistress.  As a religious man, Colin Howell was in an impossible situation. How could he be with the woman he loved, without divorcing his wife? 

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May 01 2019

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Rank #12: Fred Jablin and Piper Rountree Pt. 1

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For almost 20 years, Fred Jablin and Piper Rountree, shared their lives together in Virginia, welcoming three children and a menagerie of pets. But eventually in 2001 their marriage crumbled; Fred saw dramatic changes in his wife and the way she treated their family. 

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Apr 03 2019

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Rank #13: Lorena and John Bobbitt Pt. 1: Dream Shattered

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Lorena Bobbitt thought she'd found her piece of the American dream when she married John Bobbitt in 1989. But her fantasy was quickly shattered; John was abusive. Eventually, after years of violence, Lorena tried to escape.

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Aug 21 2019

48mins

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Rank #14: “The Scissor Sisters” Pt. 2

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By the spring of 2005, the violence in Kathleen Mulhall and Farah Noor's relationship had reached a fever pitch. Kathleen grew more and more concerned that one day Farah would go too far. 

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Jun 05 2019

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Rank #15: Marty & Michelle Theer Pt. 2: John Diamond

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In the wake of Marty Theer's death, police tried to uncover who would have motive to pull the trigger. Was Michelle Theer a grieving widow, or a woman tired of her marriage and looking for a way out? 

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Jul 03 2019

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