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Forum: Torso Killings 07-19-2018, 08:28 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
My understanding is that the overwhelming...

My understanding is that the overwhelming majority of the Torso victims were never identified. If we don't know their identity, how can we conclude that they were all sex workers?

Even if all the...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 06-14-2018, 08:34 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
Having finally reached page 138, I have placed...

Having finally reached page 138, I have placed upon my head my Sunday best tin hat and ventured into this thread.

I think it would be extremely helpful to see the evidence presented to Messrs Scobie...
Forum: Maybrick, James 03-27-2018, 05:03 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
Jari Louhelainen??????

Jari Louhelainen??????
Forum: Maybrick, James 09-12-2017, 08:01 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
So anybody who has an opposing view to you or, as...

So anybody who has an opposing view to you or, as in my case, no particular view at all, is a "naysayer"?!

I am always open to persuasion when it comes to JtR. I have no "favourite" suspect and I'm...
Forum: Maybrick, James 09-12-2017, 06:22 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
So the electricians are lying. But what is the...

So the electricians are lying. But what is the evidence that they are lying?

And round in circles we go!

So let's assume the electricians are lying. Why would they have handed it over to Barrett?...
Forum: Maybrick, James 09-12-2017, 05:47 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
I am sure that I must be missing something here,...

I am sure that I must be missing something here, and I'm prepared for the bullets to start flying in my direction, but I'm still uncertain what the "Battlecrease Evidence" actually is.

As I...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 09-11-2017, 06:22 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
Take your time Pierre, take your time. Then...

Take your time Pierre, take your time.

Then perhaps I can get to read all the interesting stuff (like Steve's excellent Bucks Row Project) without having to pick my way through your rude, unhelpful...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 09-06-2017, 05:22 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
This is where I always struggle. Despite there...

This is where I always struggle. Despite there being differences in the mutilations of all the C5 that might suggest that they were by a different hand, I then have to accept that there were...
Forum: Maybrick, James 08-24-2017, 07:46 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
If I were digging around an old building and...

If I were digging around an old building and found anything that I believed "could be important" (and therefore potentially valuable), the last thing I would be doing with it would be handing it over...
Forum: Non-Fiction 08-02-2017, 08:37 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
But surely "Jack the Ripper" was just a...

But surely "Jack the Ripper" was just a populist construct arising out of the Dear Boss letter? And used subsequently by newspapers, periodicals, authors and film-makers to peddle their wares, from...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 07-26-2017, 05:57 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
Pierre On what basis do you conclude that CL's...

Pierre

On what basis do you conclude that CL's mother was "domineering" because "she had married more than once".

By extension of that argument you would have to conclude that ALL women who married...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-12-2017, 03:53 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
This may help as it reflects what I would...

This may help as it reflects what I would understand by "preliminary examination" ie an examination of the body at the scene, before the body is moved to the mortuary for the PM.

Confirm or...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 07-10-2017, 06:37 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
Sorry Pierre. As I quoted, you state that the...

Sorry Pierre. As I quoted, you state that the piece was placed at the location and was not discarded at the location.

What evidence do you have to support that assertion?

Surely for your assertion...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 07-07-2017, 07:20 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
I certainly do not disagree with you. But Pierre...

I certainly do not disagree with you.

But Pierre has says that "the sources" have told him that the piece of cloth was "placed" there. This suggests that it was a deliberate, conscious act to place...
Forum: Maybrick, James 07-07-2017, 07:14 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
Absolutely. There is a pub in my home town...

Absolutely. There is a pub in my home town where, according to local legend, the severed head of a murder victim was once left on the bar. I have no recollection of the actual name of the pub. It...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 07-07-2017, 05:32 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
Would be appreciated if you could direct me to...

Would be appreciated if you could direct me to the sources that have led you to conclude that the fabric was not discarded but "placed there".

Thank you
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 06-27-2017, 05:47 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
I am bemused! But then that often happens. I...

I am bemused! But then that often happens.

I have just conducted an experiment (although can't claim it is scientific). With one hand on my chest I have used my other hand to pull down my...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 06-26-2017, 08:25 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
But I still fail to see how giving Mizen the name...

But I still fail to see how giving Mizen the name of Cross would help if he had been the killer and wanted to get away with it.

I have read nearly all posts on just about every thread on Lechmere,...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 06-26-2017, 07:41 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
Patrick - thank you for #595. It has always been...

Patrick - thank you for #595.

It has always been my belief that the "carman" gave the name Cross for a reason that day. He may have used Cross at work. Maybe his step-father had a hand in him...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 06-13-2017, 05:40 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
I'm liking what you did there! Have you revealed...

I'm liking what you did there!

Have you revealed Pierre's "suspect"?

*drumroll*
Forum: Letters and Communications 06-07-2017, 07:04 AM
Replies: 1,038
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Posted By ohrocky
Pierre: I would really like to understand why a...

Pierre: I would really like to understand why a serial killer would kill destitute women if his actual target was Jewish men. Please explain this to me if you can.

As a self-proclaimed historian you...
Forum: Letters and Communications 05-31-2017, 06:24 AM
Replies: 1,038
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Posted By ohrocky
With some trepidation......judges have sat alone...

With some trepidation......judges have sat alone in UK criminal cases (ie without a jury). This was first introduced in Northern Ireland during the period of "The Troubles" and were known as Diplock...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 03-14-2017, 07:44 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
I was somewhat surprised that Leicester...

I was somewhat surprised that Leicester University had got involved in this "project" to this extent. But then as Ms Cornwall has millions to burn, why not?

The three things that I learnt early on...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 02-09-2017, 08:51 AM
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Posted By ohrocky
Hi all A question for Fisherman if I...

Hi all

A question for Fisherman if I may....returning to the name issue.

Do any of the 100+ documents that you have that show Charles using the name "Lechmere" originate from, or directly relate...
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