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Forum: Non-Fiction Yesterday, 02:48 AM
Replies: 100
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Posted By Michael W Richards
I think if youll re-read what Ive been saying cd...

I think if youll re-read what Ive been saying cd youll find that I'm pointing out that in only 2 cases do we have evidence that they were soliciting at the time.That gives us a foundation to assess...
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 02:38 AM
Replies: 1,635
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Posted By Michael W Richards
I think Abberline felt a deeper connection with...

I think Abberline felt a deeper connection with the people in these districts than any other investigating officer, and felt an obligation to solve these murders quickly. Its his successes and the...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-18-2018, 03:47 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,030
Posted By Michael W Richards
Its a very relevant point Steve, because in the...

Its a very relevant point Steve, because in the case of Polly and Annie, the only 2 we KNOW were soliciting, it makes sense that their killer posed as a client to get them somewhere dark. That he was...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-17-2018, 02:45 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,030
Posted By Michael W Richards
That last bit has to go down as being your...

That last bit has to go down as being your personal opinion of the overall matter, but in fact there is evidence in ONLY 2 cases that victims were soliciting when they met their killer. No evidence...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 09-15-2018, 02:44 AM
Replies: 456
Views: 76,483
Posted By Michael W Richards
Judging by Marys position on the bed and the...

Judging by Marys position on the bed and the splashed blood on the partition wall, it appears that she was likely facing the wall, on the right hand side of the bed, when her attacker struck. If she...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-12-2018, 05:45 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,264
Posted By Michael W Richards
I agree with the idea that Kate being killed...

I agree with the idea that Kate being killed elsewhere is improbable, however this is the Canonical murder where contemporary theorizing by the authorities raised the possibility. And the murder...
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-12-2018, 03:44 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 59,492
Posted By Michael W Richards
Cadosch's statement allows us to say that the...

Cadosch's statement allows us to say that the yard next to him was occupied at 5:15, and still occupied a few minutes later when he came back out. He heard the thud and the "no" at different times....
Forum: Hutchinson, George 09-11-2018, 04:26 PM
Replies: 1,635
Views: 83,696
Posted By Michael W Richards
All that is know for certain is that Hutch came...

All that is know for certain is that Hutch came in and gave a statement, debating what else happened is all well and good...as long as you realize there is no existing record of what may or may not...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-08-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,851
Posted By Michael W Richards
Quite an imagination. Not sure what you...

Quite an imagination.



Not sure what you believe happened, but its clear you use a flawed interpretation to get there.
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-07-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,066
Posted By Michael W Richards
"Women were commonly supplied with drugs in...

"Women were commonly supplied with drugs in response to “female complaints,” particularly pain associated with menstruation and childbirth, or “feminine” illnesses, such as neuralgia and...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 09-07-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,851
Posted By Michael W Richards
First.....the condition she was in caused her to...

First.....the condition she was in caused her to be arrested. The arresting officer and the one that booked her confirmed her condition.
Second....Wilkinson said " half past 7 OR 8, if it was 8:30,...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 09-07-2018, 06:42 AM
Replies: 456
Views: 76,483
Posted By Michael W Richards
Here in Toronto 2 summers ago we had a few...

Here in Toronto 2 summers ago we had a few murders within a short time that involved dismemberment..then suddenly 2 more cases, 1 in Buffalo, presently we have in custody a killer who killed and...
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-07-2018, 05:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,066
Posted By Michael W Richards
I don't see the organ black market as the likely...

I don't see the organ black market as the likely catalyst for this murder Trevor, I think the intent was to highlight crimes where internal organs were actually sought out specifically.

That being...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-07-2018, 04:40 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,264
Posted By Michael W Richards
I think I'm beginning to see how this idea of...

I think I'm beginning to see how this idea of yours germinated Fisherman. But its the last man seen with the soon to be deceased, not the first man after death.

I don't see any evidence in any of...
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-07-2018, 03:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,066
Posted By Michael W Richards
That's an interesting posit Simon. Any storyline...

That's an interesting posit Simon. Any storyline leading from that would likely entail someone with some medical background I would imagine. Wasn't Kate seeing someone about stds? I recall the...
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-05-2018, 02:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,066
Posted By Michael W Richards
Beyond compare

Hi,

Ive suggested here for many years that the murder of Annie Chapman establishes a "bar" that is not met in any other murder within the Canonical Group, or on the extended list of possibles kept...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 08-30-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,332
Posted By Michael W Richards
Its one of the problems with the study Aurora, in...

Its one of the problems with the study Aurora, in many cases there is likely no reason to drag the histories and rumors of some of these women through the mud. Each new book proposes theories that...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 08-29-2018, 04:27 AM
Replies: 555
Views: 85,221
Posted By Michael W Richards
In the Oxford dictionary Cachous are "A...

In the Oxford dictionary Cachous are "A pleasant-smelling lozenge sucked to mask bad breath". I don't know where the above comes from, but the usage of the word in almost every source is a "pastille"...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 08-28-2018, 04:47 AM
Replies: 555
Views: 85,221
Posted By Michael W Richards
I have issues with that spelling all the time,...

I have issues with that spelling all the time, thanks.

As for the possibility that Liz was also choked or strangled, just look at the scarf evidence and the comments concerning it. She was.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-27-2018, 08:35 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,264
Posted By Michael W Richards
Someone made a thud and a weak cry of...

Someone made a thud and a weak cry of "no" around 5:15, and Richardson was in the yard 15 minutes before 6 and saw nothing. Nuff said about dead 2 hours, considering she was found a little before 6am.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 08-27-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,232
Posted By Michael W Richards
I think the fact that its very probable that...

I think the fact that its very probable that multiple killers were involved in just the C5, then any theory about a single lone killer is improbable.
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 08-27-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 555
Views: 85,221
Posted By Michael W Richards
I agree. The evidence in this case is that a...

I agree. The evidence in this case is that a woman who has current employment "among the jews" is just outside a jewish mens club after a large meeting has ended and the majority of the attendees...
Forum: Elizabeth Stride 08-27-2018, 04:41 AM
Replies: 555
Views: 85,221
Posted By Michael W Richards
In addition to the cashous we have circumstantial...

In addition to the cashous we have circumstantial evidence provided by witnesses which indicate that Liz A) didn't leave the boarding house with the flower arrangement, but did request to use a lint...
Forum: General Discussion 08-23-2018, 02:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 918
Posted By Michael W Richards
You would think that something special, something...

You would think that something special, something that has family history linking it with these crimes, would be something you might not display anywhere, but that you would keep with your other...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 08-23-2018, 02:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By Michael W Richards
Hello Eliza, The man with the package in Berner...

Hello Eliza,

The man with the package in Berner Street seen talking with Liz is likely someone we can tentatively identify. Its probably William Wess taking his latest edition of The Workers Friend...
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