Lizzie Borden... Murderer?

The Case of Lizzie Borden

The Trial

"Lizzie Borden took an axe, gave her mother 40 whacks, when she saw what she had done, gave her father 41."Does this children's nursery rhyme ring any bells? Does it remind you of a viscious murder case that was never solved? Lizzie Borden's parents were murdered the fall of of 1892. They were killd visciously with multiple axe wounds to the skull and back. They were each hit more than 15 times. The detectives named Lizzie as the main suspect. But was she really guilty? Or was she just there sweet little daughter whose parents were taken away from her?