Petition: Release Bundy’s Utah Prison Records

Last summer I requested access to the Utah Department of Corrections' records regarding Ted Bundy’s 1976 escape attempt from the Utah State Prison, any incident reports, and correctional officers’ logs regarding Bundy specifically. I received the mugshots seen in a previous post, but was denied any other records. The Department cited "a clearly unwarranted invasion … Continue reading Petition: Release Bundy’s Utah Prison Records

Photos: Falling for a Killer Documentary

These screenshots were captured by Erin Banks and Aurore Sage from the trailer for the upcoming Amazon Prime documentary, Falling for a Killer. They seem to be photographs from Liz Kloepfer’s personal collection, and include photos of Ted, Liz, and her daughter Molly. The documentary will be available to stream on Amazon Prime January 31, … Continue reading Photos: Falling for a Killer Documentary

Trial Transcript: Charles and Rosemarie Shearer, 1976

This is the witness testimony of Charles and Rosemarie Shearer, a couple who lived across the hall from Ted Bundy at 565 First Avenue in the summer and fall of 1975. They testified for the prosecution on Thursday, February 26, 1976. DIRECT EXAMINATION OF CHARLES SHEARER BY MR. YOCOM: Q: State your name and address … Continue reading Trial Transcript: Charles and Rosemarie Shearer, 1976

Trial Transcript: Dr. Elizabeth Loftus, 1976

This is the transcript for the testimony of Dr. Elizabeth Loftus, an expert witness on human memory called by the defense. David Yocom represented the State of Utah, and John O'Connell was Ted Bundy's defense attorney. This testimony was given on Wednesday, February 25, 1976, at the Third District Court in Salt Lake City. Dr. … Continue reading Trial Transcript: Dr. Elizabeth Loftus, 1976

Trial Transcript: Margerith Maughan, 1976

Margerith Maughan, 1965 This is the witness testimony of Margerith (who went by "Margith") Maughan, Ted Bundy's downstairs neighbor at 565 1st Avenue and a previous girlfriend. The daughter of a Utah Supreme Court justice, she testified for the prosecution in the Carol DaRonch kidnapping trial on Tuesday, February 24, 1976. DIRECT EXAMINATION BY MR. … Continue reading Trial Transcript: Margerith Maughan, 1976

Trial Transcript: Carol DaRonch, Part II, 1976

This is part two of surviving victim Carol DaRonch's witness testimony in the Third District Court in Salt Lake City, February 23, 1976. David Yocom was the Assistant Salt Lake County Attorney representing the State of Utah, and attorney John O'Connell defended Ted Bundy. Carol DaRonch circa 1976 (left). John O'Connell, circa 1975 (right).Photos courtesy … Continue reading Trial Transcript: Carol DaRonch, Part II, 1976