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News Coverage

Till Death We Did Part

Previous print news coverage includes:

The murder of Alan Canty. (2018, July 3). True Crime Stories. Retrieved from: Click Here

Ryan, K. (2016, August 25). Book a painful journey to the past. The Grosse Point News, (p. 9A).

Hunter, G. (2016, August 10). Wife opens up decades after husband's slaying. The Detroit News. (pp. A1, A11).

O'Connor, Daniel (2016, May 10). The murder and dismemberment of Alan Canty: The Lineup. Retrieved from Click Here(p. 1).

Place, Ryan M. (2015, January 19). Exclusive article: Fresh from the morgue (retired that is): Former Detroit morgue investigator Marc Hulet speaks. Margrave Pictures. Retrieved from:Click Here

Haines, Max. ( 2014, February 5). His obsession. Moose Jaw Times Herald. Retrieved from: Click Here

Thorpe, S. (2012, November 12). Judge reflecting before retiring. Detroit Legal News, (p. 1).

Baldas, Tresa and Swickard, Joe. (2012, February 2). Killing cuts deep in community. The Detroit Free Press. (p.1A).

DeRamus, Betty. (1999, July 18.) Lots of us hide dirty little secrets. Wausau Daily Herald. (p.10A).

John Carl Fry, Petitioner-appellant, v. John Hawley, Respondent-appellee, 947 F.2d 944 (6th Cir.) (1991, Nov 6). Retrieved from: Click Here

Psychologist's killer asks for new trial. (1990, July 17). The Detroit Free Press. (p.5B).

Tony Randall in line for Canty Role. (1988, November 30). The Detroit Free Press. (p. A54).

Fox airs Detroit murder case. (1988, September 21). Detroit Free Press. (p.A4).

Swickard, Joe. (1988, September 1). Sordid triangle ended in violent slaying. The Detroit News. (p.5A).

Rayburn, J. (1988, August 11). One murder, but plenty of victims. The Detroit Free Press. (p. 16A).

Coughlin, Ruth P. (1988, June 18). A reporter unveils a Masquerade and what he finds surprises him. The Detroit Free Press. (p.12A).

Conviction upheld in Canty slaying. (1988, April 1). The Detroit Free Press. (p.9A).

Cauffiel, Lowell. (1986, July 13). The Detroit News weekend section. Masquerade: The strange life and death of W. Alan Canty. (pp. 8C; 12C; 16C; 17C; 22C).

Swickard, Joe. (1986, March 19). Spens admitted to drug program. The Detroit Free Press. (p.6A).

Convict may be barred from Windsor drug center. (1986, March 15). The Detroit Free Press. (p.A-3).

Detroiter gets life term in death, dismemberment. (1985, December 25). The Lansing State Journal. 18A.

Fry given life sentence for murder of Canty. (1985, December 24). The Detroit Free Press. (p.3A).

Woman convicted of being an accessory. (1985, December 19). Lansing State Journal. (p.A5).

Woman found guilty. (1985, December 19). Escanaba Daily Press. (p. 11).

Defendant testifies. (1985, December 13). The Detroit Free Press. (p.14A).

Detroiter convicted in slaying. (1985, December 13). Lansing State Journal. (p.2B).

Swickard, Joe. (1985, December 12). Fry guilty of murder in psychologist's slaying. The Detroit Free Press. (p. 13A.)

Swickard, Joe. (1985, December 11). Suspect testifies, admits he beat psychologist to death. The Detroit Free Press. (p.8A.)

Swickard, Joe. (1985, December 10). Guilty plea is rejected in psychologist's mutilation. The Detroit Free Press. (p. 7A).

Swickard, Joe. (1985, December 5). Canty murder trial testimony begins. The Detroit Free Press. (p.17A).

McClear, James. (1985, December 4). Canty murder trial opens. The Detroit News. (p. 2A).

Walk on the wild side. (1985, September 24.) Weekly World News. (p.9).

Kinkopf, Eric. (1985, September 12). County's 2 jails called secure despite trouble with locks, windows. The Detroit Free Press. (p. A3).

Pair to stand trial in psychologist's death. (1985, Aug 3). Times Herald. (p.3A).

Bullard, George; Martindale, Mike and Powers, Rebecca. Police look for the hook. (1985, August 1). The Detroit News. (pp. 1A; 9A).

Twardon, Elizabeth. (1985, July 29). Family and friends bid farewell to Canty at memorial. The Detroit News. (p. 9A).

Stevenson, Roberta. (1985, July 25). Colleagues say slain psychologist cared for patients. Times Herald. (p. 1A - 2A).

Two face dismemberment charges. (1985, July 25). Chicago Tribune. (Section 1 p. 4).

Pair arraigned in Canty death. (1985, July 25). The Grosse Pointe News. (p.1A).

McClear, James and Martindale, Mike. (1985, July 24). Sordid tale's grisly end: 2 charged in slaying of therapist. The Detroit News. (pp. 1A; 8A).

Missing Man. (1985, July 24). The Orlando Sentinel. (p. A-10).

Man, woman arraigned in psychologist's death. (1985, July 23). Battle Creek Enquirer. (p.8A).

Martindale, Mike and Bailey, Cauncey. Psychologist's double life traced. (1985, July 23). The Detroit News. (pp. 1A; 13A).

Two charged in dismemberment (1985, July 23). UPI Archives. Retrieved from Click Here

Autopsy planned. (1985, July 22). Battle Creek Enquirer. (p. 3B).

Bohy, Ric and Martindale, Mike. Police think they've got Canty body. (1985, July 22). The Detroit News. (pp. 1A; 8A).

Fugitives sought in connection with missing psychologist. (1985, July 20). The Detroit Free Press. (p.1A).

LaMarre, Linda. Canty case figures still on the loose. (1985, July 20). The Detroit News. (p. 3A).

Miller, Lee and LaMarre, Linda. Missing therapist believed slain. (1985, July 19). The Detroit News. (pp. 1A; 9A).

Public cooperation sought in case of missing psychologist, Canty. (1985, July 18). The Detroit News. (p.2A).

Missing man's car is found. (1985, July 17). The Detroit News. (p. 13A).

Grosse Pointe Park doctor vanishes with car. (1985, July 16). (p. 9A) The Detroit News.

Missing psychologist. (1985, July 14). The Detroit News. (p. 9A).

Till Death We Did Part

Macabra Busqueda Del Torso De Un Psiquiatra En Detroit. (1985, July 23). El Heraldo De Brownsville. ( Numero 219).


Murder in the Mirror, film produced by Larry A. Thompson Organization. Beverly Hills, California, 1999, DVD, 160 minutes.