A report on Karla Homolka

Canadian serial killer who acted as an accomplice to her husband, Paul Bernardo, in the rape and murder of at least three minors in Ontario between 1990 and 1992.

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Paul Bernardo

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Canadian serial killer and serial rapist.

Canadian serial killer and serial rapist.

He is known for initially committing a series of rapes in Scarborough, Ontario, a suburb of Toronto, between 1987 and 1990, before subsequently committing three murders with his then-wife Karla Homolka; among these victims was her young sister Tammy Homolka.

Murder of Leslie Mahaffy

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Leslie Erin Mahaffy (July 5, 1976 – June 16, 1991) was a Canadian murder victim of killers Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka.

Murder of Tammy Homolka

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Tammy Lyn Homolka (January 1, 1975 – December 24, 1990) was a Canadian murder victim who was killed by her older sister Karla Homolka and Karla's partner Paul Bernardo.

Murder of Kristen French

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Kristen Dawn French (May 10, 1976 – April 19, 1992) was a Canadian teen who was murdered by Karla Homolka and Paul Bernardo.

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Karla (film)

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2006 American psychological thriller film written and directed by Joel Bender, and co-written by Manette Rosen and Michael D. Sellers.

2006 American psychological thriller film written and directed by Joel Bender, and co-written by Manette Rosen and Michael D. Sellers.

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It is based on the crimes of Canadian serial killers Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka.

Publication ban

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Court order which prohibits the public or media from disseminating certain details of an otherwise public judicial proceeding.

Court order which prohibits the public or media from disseminating certain details of an otherwise public judicial proceeding.

In January 2005, author Stephen Williams was sentenced for violating the publication ban by including forbidden details in his two books on Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka, making him only the second person sentenced for violating the publication ban—the first being one of the "Electronic ban breakers".

Burlington, Ontario

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City in the Regional Municipality of Halton at the northwestern end of Lake Ontario in Ontario, Canada.

City in the Regional Municipality of Halton at the northwestern end of Lake Ontario in Ontario, Canada.

Burlington in the Regional Municipality of Halton
The Brant Hotel in 1902. Located on the shore of Lake Ontario in Burlington, the hotel was erected on the former homestead of Joseph Brant, and was the largest resort in Canada. The hotel was expropriated and used as a military hospital in 1917, demolished and rebuilt in the 1930s, and then demolished in 1964.
M. M. Robinson High School
A Burlington Transit bus
Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital, downtown
City Hall, on Brant Street
The federal and provincial riding of Burlington, which covers a large portion of the city of Burlington. (The riding of Halton covers the northeast parts of the city.) Author: Elections Canada.
Spencer Smith Park on Burlington's waterfront
Brant Street Pier
The Brant Street Pier extends 137 metres over Lake Ontario
"Royal Canadian Naval Association Naval Memorial" (1995) by André Gauthier, Spencer Smith Park

Leslie Mahaffy (July 5, 1976 – June 16, 1991) was a resident of Burlington and a murder victim of serial killers and rapists Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka.

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Psychopathy Checklist

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Psychological assessment tool most commonly used to assess the presence of psychopathy in individuals—most often those institutionalized in the criminal justice system—and to differentiate them from those with antisocial personality disorder, a similar but distinct illness.

Psychological assessment tool most commonly used to assess the presence of psychopathy in individuals—most often those institutionalized in the criminal justice system—and to differentiate them from those with antisocial personality disorder, a similar but distinct illness.

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Canadian serial killer duo Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka were assessed using the checklist. Bernardo was evaluated as 35/40, and Homolka 5/40.

Joliette Institution for Women

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Prison for women in Joliette, Quebec, northeast of Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Prison for women in Joliette, Quebec, northeast of Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Karla Homolka – Transferred to Joliette in 1997. Few area residents knew that she was located there nor her status. After her lifestyle at Joliette was revealed to the media, she was transferred to the Regional Reception Centre in March 2001. In 2003, she was scheduled to be moved back to Joliette after its maximum security wing opened.

Michelle Shephard

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Independent investigative reporter (previously with the Toronto Star newspaper), author and filmmaker.

Independent investigative reporter (previously with the Toronto Star newspaper), author and filmmaker.

In 1999, she came into possession of copies of convicted murderer Karla Homolka's application to transfer to the Maison Thérèse-Casgrain, run by the Elizabeth Fry Society, and published the story noting the halfway house's proximity to local schools, hours before the Canadian courts issued a publication ban on the information.