Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Andrea Yates: Ill or Evil?


"Andrea Yates," Mugshots, Court TV, 2003.

"Doctor: Yates Suffered Mental Illness," Court TV .com, March 8, 2002.

"Doctor: Yates Driven by Delusions," March 7, 2002.

"DA Looks at Rusty Yates' Conduct," Court, March 22, 2002.

Flock, Jeff.   "Chilling Details of the Houston Child Killings."  CNN.Com.  June 22, 2001.

"Interview: Dr. Dietz," Time, May 19, 2002.

"Juries Often Spare Mothers Who Kill,", June 28, 2001.

McCalope, Michelle.   "Rusty Yates Bids Farewell to his Five Children."  June 28, 2001.

"Mother Faces Jury for Drowning Five Kids," Court   Jan. 16, 2002.

Pearson, Patricia.   When She was Bad: How and Why Women Get Away with Murder.   New York: Penguin, 1997.

"Police Place Mother in Custody for Killing Six Children," The Holland Sentinel Archives.  Sept. 5, 1998.

"The Prosecution's Big Gun,"   March 7, 2002.

Roche, Timothy.   "Andrea Yates: More to the Story," Time, March 16, 2002.

Spenser, Suzy.   Breaking Point.  New York: St. Martin's Press.  2002.

Teachey, Linda.   "DA Releases Video of Yates Talking about Drownings," Houston Chronicle.  June 15, 2002.

Transcript of Andrea Yates' Confession.   Houston Chronicle, Feb. 21, 2002.

"Trial of Texas Mother Begins Third Week," Court March 4, 2002.

Williams, David.   "Postpartum Psychosis: A Difficult Defense."  Aug 8, 2001.

"Woman Throws Self, Twins into River," Court TV online, July 7, 2003.

"Yates Case Could Spur Changes in Texas Insanity Defense," Mental Health Weekly, April 1, 2002.

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