Menendez Brothers' Trials (1993-1996):
 Selected Links & Bibliography
by Kaitlin Woody


'A Look Back at the Menendez Brothers Murder Case' (CNN)

Lyle and Erik Menendez (Wikipedia)

The Menendez Brothers (TruTv)

Menendez Brothers (Crime & Investigation Network)

Menendez Brothers' Trials


  • 'May 17, 1990: Trial for the Menendez Brothers' (ABC):

  • 'May 17, 1990: Evidence Against Menendez Bros' (ABC):

  • News Report about Verdict:
  • Video about retrial:

  • Erik Menendez on 'Insider' (CBS):


ABC: 'Menendez Brothers' Convictions Upheld'

CNN: 'Menendez brothers on Trial'

History: This Day in History: The Menendez Brothers

The Independent (UK): 'Menendez brothers' Trial hinges on tape'

LA Times: The Menendez Brothers

LA Times: 'Testimony Ends in Menendez Brothers Trial'

LA Times: 'Significant Shift Expected in Retrial of Menendez Brothers'

NY Times: 'Menendez Brothers Guilty of Killing Their Parents'

NY Times: 'Menendez Brothers Sentenced to Life in Prison

People Magazine: Interview with Erik Menendez (2005),,1123260,00.html

Time: Top 10 Crime Duos: The Menendez Brothers,28804,1900368_1900369_1900305,00.html


Davis, Don. Bad Blood: The Shocking True Story Behind the Menendez Killings. (St. Martin's, 1994)

Menendez, Lyle, Norma Novelli, Mike Walker, and Judith Spreckels.  The Private Diary of Lyle Menendez: In his Own Words! (Newstar Pr, 1995)

Soble, Ron and John Johnson. Blood Brothers: The Inside Story of the Menendez Murders. (Onyx, 1994)

Thornton, Hazel. Hung Jury: The Diary of a Menendez Juror. (Temple University Press, 1995)