The West Memphis Three Trials: Links and Bibliography (2013)


West Memphis Three Case - Document Archive [most comprehensive source of information on the case]

West Memphis Three (Wikipedia)

The West Memphis Three (TruTV)

New York Times Review of Books, "The Nightmare of the West Memphis Three"

Arkansas Times: 'Timeline of events in the West Memphis Three Case'
Day, Greg.  Untying the Knot: John Mark Byers and the West Memphis Three (2012).

Echols, Damien.  Life After Death (2012).

Echols, Damien.  Almost Home: My Life Story, Volume 1 (2005).

Leveritt, Mara.  Devil's Knot: The True Story of the West Memphis Three (2003).

Savory, Brett Alexander (and M.W. Anderson and Clive Barker).  The Last Pentacle of the Sun: Writings in Support of the West Memphis 3 (2004).

Devil's Knot (2013).
Directed by Atom Egoyan.  Starring Reese Witherspoon and Colin Firth.

Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills (1996).
Directed by: Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky

Paradise Lost 2: Revelations (2001).
Directed by: Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky

Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory (2012).
Directed by: Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky

Huffington Post: Interview with Paradise Lost Director Joe Berlinger

West of Memphis (2012).
Directed by: Amy Berg
Produced by: Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh

NY Times: 'Films Clash Over Access in Crime Case'
Huffington Post: Revisiting the Crime Scene: West of Memphis and  Paradise Lost Trilogy

News Video

CBS News '48 Hours Mystery: West Memphis 3: Free'

ABC News: ''West Memphis Three': Inside the Case'

Fox News: ''West Memphis Three' Free After 18 Years'


Daily News (5/10/1993): 'Police scrambling for leads after three boys found slain',2121125&dq=west+memphis+three&hl=en

NY Times (6/5/1993): '3 Arkansas Youths Are Held In Slayings of 3 8-Year-Olds'

Daily News (6/9/1993): 'Teen describes killings',3983562&dq=west+memphis+three&hl=en

Observer-Reporter (1/27/1994): 'Murder trial opens in deaths of 3 boys',6618107&dq=west+memphis+three&hl=en

Times Daily (2/4/1994): 'Jury gets West Memphis slaying case',408071&dq=jessie+misskelley+jr&hl=en

NY Times (2/5/1994): 'Youth is Convicted In Slaying of 3 Boys In an Arkansas City'

The Argus-Press (3/19/1994): 'Teenagers convicted of killing three 8-year-olds',1641999&dq=west+memphis+three&hl=en

NY Times (3/19/1994): 'Two Teen-Agers Convicted Of Killing 3 Arkansas Boys'

Arkansas Online (3/20/1994): 'Judge sentences Echols to die, Baldwin to Life'

NY Times (3/20/1994): 'Death Penalty Recommended for Teen-Ager'

The Albany Herald (3/20/1994): 'Teen gets death for 3 murders',4048832&dq=west+memphis+three&hl=en

St. Petersburg Times (1/27/1994): 'Trial in cult deaths of 3 boys begins',859989&dq=west+memphis+three&hl=en

NY Times (10/30/2007): 'Defense Offers New Evidence in a Murder Case That Shocked Arkansas'

ABC News (11/1/2007): 'Father of Victim to Convicted Killer: 'I'm Here for You''

NY Times (10/11/2009): 'Torn by 3 Lost Boys and 3 Convicted Youths

Fox News (9/30/2010): 'Court hears appeal in 'West Memphis Three' case'

Arkansas News (11/4/2010): 'High court orders new hearings for West Memphis Three'

My Fox Memphis (8/19/2011): 'West Memphis Three Released, Given Time Served for Murders'

Arkansas Online (8/19/2011): 'Plea reached in West Memphis murders'

NY Times (8/19/2011): 'Deal Frees 'West Memphis Three' in Arkansas',4843341&dq=jessie+misskelley+jr+trial&hl=en,3025314&dq=jessie+misskelley+jr+trial&hl=en,931042&dq=jessie+misskelley+jr+trial&hl=en,1329101&dq=jason+baldwin+trial&hl=en,2648980&dq=damien+echols+trial&hl=en,3505240&dq=damien+echols+trial&hl=en