All posts tagged: Snapped

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SNAPPED! Diane Fanning Interview About Elizabeth Guthrie-Nail

According to the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting Program, each year approximately 16,000 people are murdered in the United States. 7% of the killers are female. Who are these women and what drives them to kill? Oxygen’s hit true crime series, Snapped, in its 7th season, profiles the fascinating cases of women accused of murder. Did they really do it? And, if they did, why? Whether the motivation was revenge against a cheating husband, the promise of a hefty insurance payoff, or putting an end to years of abuse, the reasons are as varied as the women themselves. From socialites to secretaries, female killers share one thing in common: at some point, they all snapped. Sunday, July 30, 2013 Diane Fanning is interviewed about the case of Elizabeth Guthrie-Nail from Texas who plead guilty to the December, 2007 murder for hire of her estranged husband, Craig Nail, shot 10 times, as well as injuries to his girlfriend,Therisa Johnson who was shot 3 times. Co-conspiritors, Thomas Edward Grace and Mark Lyle Bell also plead guilty, Bell being the …

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Diane Fanning Appearing on SNAPPED Sunday June 17

Tune in for the premier on Sunday, June 17, at 9pm ET The Oxygen Channel’s highly popular show, SNAPPED, profiles cases of females accused of murder, with all the twists and turns. Among the list of female killers in the SNAPPED lineup is Raynella Dossett Leath, the subject of Diane Fanning‘s latest true crime book, HER DEADLY WEB. As one of Fanning’s top three pick of interesting cases she’s written about, it contains a cattle stampede, an attempted murder, a three-shot-suicide, medical examiners threatening to shoot law enforcement officials, a secret city and a love child.  Who could ask for anything more for plot turns in a true crime story? Per Amazon:  Raynella Dossett Leath said she came home one morning in 2003 and found her husband’s body in bed—covered in blood, a Colt .38 by his side. But authorities were suspicious of Raynella’s story. Why would her husband of ten years suddenly commit suicide? And if he had taken his own life, why did it appear that three shots were fired? David Leath was not …

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Deadly Women and Deadly Sins: Diane Fanning Has Something to Say!

What goes on in the minds of women who kill; some neatly by poison, some messy with bullets, hatchets and other deadly weapons? One of the advantages held by writers of true crime is they have the opportunity to delve into every aspect of the crime during their research.  Diane Fanning is one such writer who takes pains to probe into every viewpoint through interviews, documents and attending trials; the mark of a writer who stands up to scrutiny time and time again. Offering her analysis of the crimes she’s written about, Diane Fanning will be appearing on several upcoming episodes of the Investigation Discovery show, Deadly Women. Deadly Women fuses bone-chilling story-telling, sumptuous period drama and forensic fact in a bid to explore history’s most alluring female killers. Each episode profiles four famous cases from the past; killers and their victims are brought to life by elaborate dramatized reconstructions. Fanning will be interviewed on the following cases of women turned deadly: Betty Neumar, Nadean Smith, Andrea Sand, Lyda Trueblood, Tiana Browne, Rhonda Belle Martin and …