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“Killing for Corpses“ William Burke and William Hare Pt. 2

Medical Murders

  • 2 days ago
  • 52:00

In 1828, Burke and Hare managed to successfully run a business selling corpses to anatomy professor Robert Knox. For nearly ten months, the duo went unnoticed — until an eye witness accused the men of murder. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

“Killing for Corpses“ William Burke and William Hare Pt. 1

Medical Murders

  • 9 days ago
  • 42:55

In 19th-century Edinburgh, two men on the hunt for money found a lucrative industry: grave robbing. But the infamous Burke and Hare didn’t want to dig up corpses. Instead, they delivered death to the gullible, and brought the bodies to one high-paying professor.

Alastair and Naomi’s Love Story - A Valentine’s Special

Medical Murders

  • 11 days ago
  • 23:12

Parcasters, your favorite hosts are getting personal in a heart-warming special from Our Love Story. Listen here to Alastair Murden tag-team with his wife Naomi as they tell their swoon-worthy tale of falling in love. Then search “Our Love Story” to hear real-life couples — including the hosts of your favorite Parcast series — prove that true love exists. Our Love Story is a Spotify Original from Parcast. New episodes every Tuesday. Listen free on Spotify.

“Bitter Physician” Debora Green Pt. 2

Medical Murders

  • 17 days ago
  • 52:59

The first target of Dr. Green’s vindictiveness was her husband, Mike. A month later, in October 1995, she set fire to their family home… with their three children still inside. 

“Bitter Physician” Debora Green Pt. 1

Medical Murders

  • 24 days ago
  • 56:33

By the 1990s, the perfectionism that had driven Dr. Debora Green’s once-promising medical career had turned into disillusionment. Her bedside manner deteriorated, along with her second marriage. When her husband asked for a divorce in 1995, she decided to retaliate.