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Accused Satanic Murderer

Spare Me From the Death Penalty

2/17/2014 2:19 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Miranda Barbour -- who claims to have committed between 22 and 100 murders -- claims she should not be subject to the death penalty because it's "cruel and inhuman punishment."

In legal docs filed by her lawyer, Miranda argues it would be unfair to put her to death -- even if convicted -- because "the criminal justice system is fallible, thereby subjecting inappropriate persons to the death penalty."

As for whether Barbour is an "inappropriate person" ... hard to make the argument since she confessed to cops.  But her lawyer has an answer for that ... asking the court to throw out her confession on grounds cops violated her constitutional rights.

Barbour's lawyer says she repeatedly asked for an attorney, only to be denied.

But there's a big snag ... Barbour then confessed to knifing a man she met on Craigslist and a lot more last Thursday to a local reporter.  That confession is fair game.

And one more thing -- In her lawyer's argument against the death penalty, the attorney notes the state of Pennsylvania wants her executed because this Craigslist murder was a crime of torture -- stabbing the guy 20 times. The lawyer says there's NO evidence of torture.


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Where are the Bodies ?

247 days ago


Flip the switch on her and throw in her sh*tbag attorney as well.

247 days ago

just4funtraci've killed multiple people but you want your life to be spared???? REALLY????

247 days ago

There's a problem here    

She's preparing for her insanity defense. There were no satanists. There are no bodies. She'll throw her husband under the bus.

247 days ago


I am really not a big fan of the death penalty. Seeing how she has confessed to at least 22 murders and also has said if she is released she will kill again, she needs at the VERY bare minimum life without parole.

247 days ago


I look forward when they throw the switch and the lights dim from the electric chair. The gates of hell will welcome her.

247 days ago


you cant murder that many people.then claim the death penalty is cruel and unusual punishment. if i were the judge id laugh in her face

247 days ago

Dan Frederiksen    

Study her instead

247 days ago

Not Amused 519    

A lot of these murders supposedly happened in Alaska. There have been a ton of missing men from the Matanuska-susitna borough. My friends laughed when I said it was probably a woman killing them... May not be laughing for long if it proves true.

247 days ago


Cant we first set her up with a date with Bieber?
Oh wait, that would be cruel and unusual punishment...

247 days ago


And strangling and stabbing men you lured in with a Craigslit posting offering sex is humane??

247 days ago


oh honey you should have taken that into consideration at the time... really now? spare you?

247 days ago


Death by firing squad is not looks fun due wuicly

247 days ago


Death by firing squad along with other death inmates is not's fun to see them all drop to the ground, one after another

247 days ago


This isn't a story. Any good defense lawyer will make every argument they can to help their client. However, I think she is making up all of this. Maybe she was involved in the murder she is accused of, but that was done with her boyfriend which is different than killing upwards of 100 people on her own.

247 days ago
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