Swedish self-confessed serial killer Sture Bergwall has been acquitted after a re-trial. After spending 20 years in a high-security psychiatric facility, it's now thought that he invented the dozens of false murders, rapes, and cannibalism that he confessed to committing as "Thomas Quick." Go read GQ's long, excellent piece about Bergwall — fascinating stuff.

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AmyM1975
Dr. Opossum

I sort of feel like a man who would create such a legal burden on society and who has held up progress on actually finding the real killer/s should be kept locked up. He may not be guilty of murder, but he sure isn't innocent.