Cannibalism Archive

You'll find articles about this subject in each of the items listed, even if the term does not necessarily occur within the headlines or descriptive text.

Cannibal sought a second helping

KASSEL, Germany – A German computer expert who has confessed to killing an Internet acquaintance and eating his flesh testified at his murder trial yesterday that he subsequently sought more volunteers to share the same fate. Armin Meiwes, 42, told the …

Cannibalism: A modern taboo

Armin Meiwes, the German who is standing trial for eating an acquaintance, has advised others not to follow his example. But he is unlikely to be the last to sample human flesh. After years of wrangling over its very existence, …

German Cannibal confesses all

KASSEL, Germany (Reuters) – A German man has confessed in court to killing and eating a willing victim, saying it had felt like a religious act to eat human flesh. Offering a full account of the killing that has gained …

Indon Police Hold Man For Cannibalism

Bernama (Malaysia), Jan. 17, 2003 http://www3.bernama.com/ JAKARTA, Jan 17 (Bernama) — Indonesian police have arrested a man from Purbalingga district of Central Java after he was was found to have stolen a human corpse and eaten it to obtain supernatural …

German sect accused of rape and cannibalism

The Daily Telegraph (England), Jan. 16, 2003 http://www.telegraph.co.uk/ By Kate Connolly in Berlin German authorities are investigating claims that members of an occult sect raped and murdered women and ate children in ritual ceremonies. According to a regional state prosecutor, …