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Man accused of sex assault on teen he met through vampire website
April 22, 2008 (Adelaide Now / Gavin Lower) -- An Adelaide man accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl he met on a website called vampirefreaks.com told the girl she was his slave, a court has heard. Warwick Harold Acott, 39, of Seaton, is on trial over an incident at the 16-year-old's Parkside unit in June, 2006, when it is alleged he forced his way in and made her perform a sex act.
2008-04-23 11:24
Vampire-cult killer subject of French film on serial murders
March 22, 2008 (Orlando Sentinel / Adrian G. Uribarri) -- Vampire-cult leader Rod Ferrell claimed he would live forever. But as the convicted murderer serves a life sentence in prison, it's the story of his gruesome Lake County killings that just won't die.
2008-03-28 21:37
Al-Fayed calls royals a "Dracula family"
February 18, 2008 (Reuters / Paul Majendie) -- Luxury storeowner Mohamed al-Fayed said on Monday the death of Princess Diana and his son Dodi in a 1997 Paris car crash was murder and accused the royal family of wanting to "get rid" of Diana. In an emotional appearance at the inquest into their deaths, al-Fayed accused Prince Philip of being a "Nazi" and a "racist."
2008-02-22 22:57
Unearthly assault alleged
February 9, 2008 (The Morning Call / Chris Parker) -- A Pottsville man convinced a 15-year-old girl he was part werewolf and part vampire before sexually assaulting her, police say. Kristian Allen Carl, 19, also believed he was a supernatural mixed breed, police say.
2008-02-14 17:43
Barack Obama, vampire slayer
February 6, 2008 (Chicago Tribune) -- Before Barack Obama entered the cutthroat world of politics, it seems he was involved in a whole other kind of blood sport: hunting vampires.
2008-02-07 18:44
Miss Toronto Tourism not welcoming Wiccans
January 27, 2008 (Torontoist) -- Say, who's that dude with the pitchfork selecting the next queen of Toronto's tourism industry? Hmmm, could it be...SATAN?!!! It seems that a Toronto woman was invited to judge a local beauty pageant, only to have the invite retracted because some of her hobbies were deemed a little too demonistic.
2008-02-03 23:50
'Vampire' claim denied
January 27, 2008 (The Blackburn Citizen) -- A man allegedly told his partner he was a vampire before biting her three times.
2008-01-30 22:54
Lesbian killer's vampire past
January 25, 2008 (The Sunday Times (Perth) / Todd Cardy) -- The two lesbians who murdered Stacey Mitchell kissed each other over the 16-year-old's lifeless body - and one is a 'vampire', the WA Supreme Court was told. One of the killers who blugeoned the schoolgirl for being annoying was part of a vampire sub-culture - and had been interested in drinking blood since she was 10.
2008-01-30 18:26
'Vampire' man jailed in Bolivia
January 23, 2008 (BBC) -- An American man who took the name of a fictional vampire has been sentenced to 30 years for bombing two hotels in La Paz, according to Bolivian state media. Triston Jay Amero, 26, carried out the attacks with his Uruguayan ex-girlfriend, Alda Ribeiro Costa, 47.
2008-01-23 17:33
Vampire son sucks knifed dad's blood
January 22, 2008 (Mirror.co.uk / Jeremy Armstrong) -- A crazed son who stabbed his parents and then drank his stepfather's blood was locked up in a secure hospital yesterday. Thomas Owen, 28, thought he had to kill Joe and Sheena Foster to prevent the murder of a little girl, a court heard.
2008-01-22 20:34

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Elizabeth Miller is a well-known member of the vampire community. In addition to being a former Professor of English at the Memorial University of Newfoundland, she is President of the Transylvanian Society of Dracula - Canadian Chapter as well as Baroness of the House of Dracula. What was your first exposure to Dracula?
The Bat in NatureIndigenous to Central and South America, vampire bats live in a very strong social culture. The develop bonds with other bats in the colony, and learn to recognize each other through sound and scent. Vampire bats tend to live in caves, trees, or buildings. Their colonies can reach numbers of up to 2000 bats, but most colonies tend to house approximately 100 bats.

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