Forensic Psychological Services

Investigation Discovery series scores record-setting ratings

Air date: 2/11/12

In the second installment of the Scorned Series on Investigation Discovery (in association with Optomem Productions), Dr. Kirwin discusses the infamous Pamela Smart case - the cheerleader/schoolteacher who allegedly seduced one of her students and set him up to murder her husband.

This is the second appearance for Dr. Kirwin on the popular Scorned Series, following her interview on the blockbuster January 21st episode where she discussed the Elizabeth Shannon case. Shannon was allegedly ordered by her mother to kill her own father, Army Maj. David Shannon.

In both these episodes, Dr. Kirwin shares insights into the psychology and motives of these women who resorted to murder by proxy and identifies the warning signs their victims missed before it was too late.

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