According to a neighbor, Linda had seemed nervous and scared several weeks before the murders ... The Family Murders is a well known and notorious series of crimes that occurred in Adelaide, Australia. Over a span of several years starting in 1979 and into the 80s five young men, aged from 14 to 25, went missing in different areas of Adelaide.
South Australia has an international reputation for being the home of some very strange ... A retrial was held in 2016, with a jury finding Xie guilty of the murders by a majority verdict on 12 January 2017. A funeral was held for the family at Sydney Olympic Park, New South Wales on 8 August 2009. Very large text size Robert Xie, who was jailed for life for the brutal murders of five members of his extended family in Sydney's north-west, has lost his bid to overturn his convictions in the Court of Criminal Appeal. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Family_Murders The Family was the name given to a close-knit group of Adelaide homosexuals involved in the kidnapping, drugging, sexual abuse and, at times, torture of young men and teenaged boys in Adelaide, Australia and surrounding areas throughout the 1970s and into the mid 1980s. Von Einem, 66, is the only Family member to face justice over the Family murders - he is serving a life sentence, with a 24-year non-parole period, for the murder of 15-year-old Richard Kelvin, in 1983.