Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Parapsychology Enthusiasts Defend Near-Death Expert Accused of Waterboarding Stepdaughter

When news broke that near-death experience expert Dr. Melvin Morse had been arrested for allegedly waterboarding his stepdaughter, most dismissed him as just another kook who’d been accused of doing a terrible thing. But to those in the parapsychology community, the charges against Morse came as a great shock. Morse has done extensive research on the near-death experience phenomenon, especially in children.

Categories
Advertisement