Sentenced to death — twice — on July 30, 1979, for the murders of Margaret Bowman and Lisa Levy, this handsome, educated law student was actually one of history’s most terrifying psychopathic killers, who stalked and murdered dozens of young women.
The overwhelming majority of Indians seem to feel that justice has been served, though it is not at all clear if and when the punishment will be meted out. For now Indian women are calling this a victory.
At the time of his 1993 arrest, Harvey Miguel Robinson was 18 years old, making him one of the youngest serial killers in American history. Between August, 1992, and July, 1993, Robinson raped and killed three women in the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania: 29-year-old Joan Burghardt, 15-year-old Charlotte Schmoyer, and Jessica Jean Fortney, 47.