Archive for famous-child-murderers

Oregon mother who shot kids denied parole

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

Diane Downs, the Oregon woman who rose to infamy in 1983 after shooting her three children, has had her parole request denied. Good. One of the most famous child killers in American history, Downs cried several times — burning through a stack of Kleenex — as she answered questions via closed-circuit television from the Valley […]