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Forum: Witnesses 06-18-2017, 09:20 AM
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Posted By joelhall
I would imagine he would have looked as if he...

I would imagine he would have looked as if he were dressed in theatrical garb: I.e. what a Londoner may have thought when looking at a Haredi man.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 08-19-2015, 11:43 AM
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Posted By joelhall
Thanks for the replies. Yeah, I am certainly out...

Thanks for the replies. Yeah, I am certainly out of the loop, thanks for the info :)
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 08-19-2015, 04:06 AM
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Posted By joelhall
Just curious, and don't know why I didn't think...

Just curious, and don't know why I didn't think of it before, but if the man in MJK's life was believed to have links to the continent, and searches for Morganstone have turned up blank, could it be...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 08-19-2015, 04:01 AM
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Posted By joelhall
suppose it's good for a laugh

Sorry, everyone, I know it's been a long time (life and that), but thought I'd share this from our local paper this week. Thoughts and opinions please...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 01-03-2013, 09:45 PM
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Posted By joelhall
So basically, no there isn't any evidence just...

So basically, no there isn't any evidence just supposition...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 12-31-2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 45
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Posted By joelhall
I have three major problems with this statement. ...

I have three major problems with this statement. Firstly, the man he describes seems very out of place with Dorset Street. The pubs were still open, others still roaming around, but nobody else saw...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 12-29-2012, 07:53 PM
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Posted By joelhall
Maybe it's Maybelline?

Maybe it's Maybelline?
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 12-29-2012, 07:39 PM
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Posted By joelhall
My thoughts: Kelly said 'oh murder', which is of...

My thoughts:

Kelly said 'oh murder', which is of course a less coarse way of saying 'oh s***' around here and London (at least was when I was a kid, nowadays people don't care quite so much). Given...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 12-29-2012, 07:21 PM
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Posted By joelhall
But having said that Hutch was speaking out of...

But having said that Hutch was speaking out of his hat anyway. Of course it's possible that was how language was used at the time, in the same way that 'father-in-law' was used for 'step-father'. ...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 12-29-2012, 06:50 PM
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Posted By joelhall
Chas Lechmere/Cross/Crass/Brass/Glass/etc

Hey folks, it's been a while, so I've been trundling through the forums for a while today and noticed the above chap popping up on numerous threads.

Question: anyone able to summerise some of the...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-23-2010, 12:35 PM
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Posted By joelhall
Adding to Fisherman's answer, remember anatomical...

Adding to Fisherman's answer, remember anatomical variation. The stomach itself may be found in different positions and being different sizes based on the nurition level of the victim (not all obese...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-23-2010, 12:16 PM
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Posted By joelhall
Choking is preventing air from passing through...

Choking is preventing air from passing through the trachea by blocking it or compressing. Preventing blood flow is strangualtion. This is also the cause of the swellings. Really strangulation...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 09-22-2010, 05:19 PM
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Posted By joelhall
If 50% of people were taller than the average...

If 50% of people were taller than the average height you wouldn't see a bell shaped graph. You would either see, if it were 50/50 two lines with a gap between, as the mean would record 0% indicence,...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-22-2010, 02:13 PM
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Posted By joelhall
This is true, the average would be around 2 psi,...

This is true, the average would be around 2 psi, slightly higher than this during a heart contraction. Diastolic would be below 2 psi, and systolic would be above 2 psi, in a person with a normal...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-21-2010, 08:08 PM
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Posted By joelhall
Firstly, I am pretty sure the blood on the wall...

Firstly, I am pretty sure the blood on the wall by Chapman was a cast off and not an arterial spurt. There is no reason for there to have been arterial spurt in any of these women. Spray requires a...
Forum: Pub Talk 09-21-2010, 01:54 PM
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Posted By joelhall
I believe it's the civil service who arrange...

I believe it's the civil service who arrange things such as this, and the reason we ended up paying is because we are acting as host to a visiting head of state.

To be honest though I couldn't care...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-21-2010, 01:43 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 90,642
Posted By joelhall
Don't mention it. Actually, a couple of years...

Don't mention it.

Actually, a couple of years ago I never believed Stride to be a victim of the series, but after so long you tend to forget details you read, so I cannot for the life of me now...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-21-2010, 01:22 PM
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Posted By joelhall
Ah, this is what happens when I google instead of...

Ah, this is what happens when I google instead of putting in the effort to reach for a book (which happen to be right behind me) :lol: Still Sunday for me I'm afraid, that's my excuse :laugh4: A more...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-21-2010, 12:12 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 90,642
Posted By joelhall
Really all munachat involves is being on the...

Really all munachat involves is being on the back. There is no need to be able to make a human kosher of course - the killer is mudering them not eating them. There is no need to really position an...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-20-2010, 03:45 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 90,642
Posted By joelhall
Just as well I kept my old combat boots. On a...

Just as well I kept my old combat boots.

On a more serious note, I'm preparing some photos from post-mortems and anatomical cadavers which I will use to illustrate some of the points I made more...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-20-2010, 01:29 PM
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Posted By joelhall
If you mean could the killer having attempted to...

If you mean could the killer having attempted to pull the kidney have found the renal blood supply and ureter, then yes. If you mean with a deep enough cut having cut through the peritoneum, he...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-20-2010, 01:15 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 90,642
Posted By joelhall
Possible. Although Kelly's killer was...

Possible. Although Kelly's killer was left-handed, and used a rather blunt knife to cut the throat. I would plump for a different killer.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-20-2010, 01:10 PM
Replies: 218
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Posted By joelhall
Actually the blade must continue right across...

Actually the blade must continue right across else the jugular and carotid on the other side will not by bled, and it must be deep enough to severe the majority of the oesophagus as well as the...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-19-2010, 12:44 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 90,642
Posted By joelhall
To be fair, the two victims who did have kidneys...

To be fair, the two victims who did have kidneys removed - Eddowes and Kelly, were anything but obese as their photographs show testiment to. In Eddowes mortuary photograph, the clavicals are clear,...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-19-2010, 12:25 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 90,642
Posted By joelhall
I'll add to this as well, especially as regards...

I'll add to this as well, especially as regards the question about the heart.

Cleavage lines (also called Langer's lines), were named after Karl Langer, an anatomist whose work involved attacking...
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