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“The Starvation Doctor” Linda Hazzard Pt. 2

2020-10-22

When British heiresses Dora and Claire Williamson reached out to Linda Hazzard, she might have thought draining their bank accounts would be easy enough. But she didn't count on the sisters’ resilience, or the might of one formidable governess...

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Due to the graphic nature of this killers crimes listener discretion is advised. This episode features graphic descriptions of the effects of starvation that some people may find disturbing extreme caution is advised, especially for children under thirteen forty You're old, Linda Hazard, watched the sunset with one of our patients. Thirty, seven year old, DORA Williamson Linda wreck. Door. Wait about seventy pounds, thanks to the extreme bass that lend had prescribed. by any measure. Dora should have been dead by now, but this woman turned out to be stronger more attached to life, then Linda, had expected Linda thought that Maybe DORA just needed a little knowledge. So she pointed to a deep ravine. Often the distance and mentioned that one of her former patients had attempted suicide by throwing themselves off the edge of it in a honeyed voice. Linda
dora- if perhaps she was considering doing the same after all, she thought death is inevitable and surely for door. It was only a matter of time I'm great pulsing. This is serial killers. Spotify original from park asked every epoch So do we dive into the minds of madness of serial killers today were including our two part, serious on Doktor, Linda Bellfield, hazard, a fast specialist who murdered unsuspecting patients with her starvation cure. I'm here with my co host Vanessa Richardson hi everyone you can find episodes of serial killers and all other originals from podcast for free on Spotify or wherever you listen to podcasts, time, we learned about Linda's childhood exposure to harmful medical treatments. Charted her evolution into a popular alternative, medicine guru and, ultimately, a killer,
today will see how Linda victimized, wealthy british sisters, DORA Claire Williamson at her horrific atrium in Washington State and, finally, cover how her deadly medical practice was exposed for what it truly was. Murder got all that in more coming up stay with us lead, hey you're, Toyota, Venza drive her and you love scary movies. Real family now say There's a horror, film festival at a drive in movie theater. That starts in an hour. What do you as a film buff, do well with the vin the standard, all we'll drive and available navigation, the only scarier than the movie will be how easy it was to get there on time. Introducing the toiled events in thing you need. We must learn more Toyota dot com, Slash Venza, Toyota. Let's go places.
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So to speak to you by each peel MAX's the undoing the perfect life shattered in an instant when a murder and scandals and shockwaves throughout their world, everything changes and nothing states hidden in the undoing in HBO original thrillers, starring, Nicole Kidman and Hugh Grand Streaming October, twenty fifth at nine p m only on each beyond MAX, by nineteen eleven forty three, Linda Bellfield hazard was a successful businesswoman health guru and seasoned killer. She was a passionate believe from the powers of acting to cure disease, but her methods were extreme and They resulted in death while Linda wasn't. Bothered, especially if the patient had money we. Nineteen, oh two, when nineteen eleven at least thirteen of her patience died from starvation, but that did nothing quell her popularity in late night, in ten to british heiresses thirty
Three year Old Clare and thirty, seven year old, DORA Williamson came across Linda's book. They wrote to her asking for her help Linda aware of the women's wealth was only too happy to make them her special clients, February, one thousand nine hundred and eleven the sisters moved to Seattle to start their fasting regimen and religious care. They were thrilled about the doctor with the cult following had agreed to take on cases for the laundry list of ailments they described to her Linda crime, her usual spartan menu, one cup of vegetable broth and a teaspoon of orange juice Two months later, the sisters were emaciated or was delirious and Clara could barely walk. There. neighbors were aware. The women were starving but were helpless to do anything even Linda's nurse was concerned, but Lynn, told the sisters. They were improving,
She also said it was time to bring them to her sanitarium in a about a two or a fairy ride from Seattle. On April, twenty first nineteen eleven too ambulances arrived to transport. The sisters to allow each woman was strapped onto a gurney covered in thick woolen blankets, to hide her skeletal frame and carried out of the building Linda, looked on pretending, to offer words of comfort, but as soon as the vehicles were on route, Linda's attorney John Arthur swooped in his men aid from Linda was to get the sisters to create a new will. He asked Clare There were any changes she wanted to make in case she didn't survive the journey to all Lama. She dutifully put pen to paper after leaving Margaret all of her jewelry. She promised the Sword Institute twenty five british pounds per year, she directed her remains to be left, entered the care of Doktor, Linda Hazard when she was done, Arthur
signed off on the letter, without knowing it Clare just created a new will. The sisters were then loaded onto a steamboat that would take them across Puget, sound ship captain Nells Chris since on both women during the journey he recalled that the girls were at best fifty or sixty pounds. Neither stand. It was troubling, to say the least, is going to take over unless psychology here and throughout the episode. Please note: Vanessa a licence psychologist or a psychiatrist, but she has done research for this show thanks Gregg, despite Captain Chris Son's obvious obvious concern for the Williamson sisters. He did nothing to intervene. Nor He question why the women were so thin. Phenomenon in which witnesses look on while others are victimized, is known as the bystander effect according to social psychologist, Doktor, Rachel Manning there's, an egg
of correlation between the number of witnesses at a crime scene and the likelihood that, any of those bystanders will speak up. Essentially in the presence of many people in visuals are more likely to assume that others will intervene, shifting the risk, its ability to those around them, rather than taking action themselves. In the case of cod DORA Williamson captain. Christensen undoubtedly believed that if something were horribly wrong with the sisters, person with them, the lawyer, the paramedics or the own. Doctor would have something, but they didn't answer with no protest or resistance from any the many bystanders on the boat Linda and Starving sisters made the two our voyage to Allah at the time oh was a sparsely populated village and the local gave Linda a wide, berth, they'd scene skeletal patients walking the paths and word quickly spread. That's
range things were a foot on her property which they dubbed our evasion. Heights when the Williamson Sisters finally got to the property, they were disappointed in the extreme. Instead of the luxurious retreat they'd imagined they found a collection of rough cabins with no Electricity or running water surrounded by forest. The only wished portion of the facility was Linda's house where she lived with her husband, SAM. Linda told the sisters that they were to stay in the attic thirty three year old kid. Had her own small bear room while thirty seven year old DORA was ordered to sleep outdoors. Her was was on. A landing separated from room room by a wooden screen claimed that sleeping outside would help DORA take advantage of the fresh Washington air. the lower and lower near freezing and door had lost nearly all of her body fat that first night she
shivered in the frigid air. Her blanket barely protecting her from the cold. The very next morning. As soon as the sisters woke up, SAM hazard offered to help them write letters to their loved ones. At the time door, I was feeling too delirious to speak properly. Clare, however, agreed she aiding the seemingly kind gesture SAM told her that he will type the letter as Claire dictated to him clear, barely managed to speak only muttering vague sentiments about how happy she was to finally be no Lala. Then her strength was gone and she needed to rest once or SAM meanwhile kept typing and typing Then he had her signed the letter, unbeknown declare. Instead of sending well wishes to her family, she had just signed away a portion of her wealth. It was only the fur first of many financial documents that Salmon Linda forged ultimately grant
the hazards, access to the sisters, many assets, but there The population didn't stop there as soon as Linda had the sisters isolated from the outside world. She went to work on isolating them from each other with clear and door in separate rooms and unable to walk on their own. They had no way to communicate, and Linda insisted that any contact would only be a distraction from their recovery. Instead sisters just relied on Linda and her nursing staff to pass along messages. neither knew of the other ever received them window, begged, Linda to see her younger sister Linda claimed. That Clare was far too for visitors and when clear, asked after DORA. Linda said that her, Mental State had deteriorated, telling Clare that DORA was altogether out of her head. The sisters were only a room apart. These lies made them feel as if they were miles away and two helpless to
to the others aid, but one day door took matters into her own hands. Desperate to see her sister DORA pushed herself on the or of the attic and crawled over to her sisters. Bed from her spot on the ground. Dora peered up at Claire's anew figure on the bed. She called to her Claire. Can you hear me It is clear, stirred and turned over. Dora was stunned, for you your sister was gaunt beyond recognition, the skin on her face clinging tied to her skull. Clare was also shocked, DORA Star body was just ass sickening like seeing twisted briefly of their own amazing nation. The sisters were horrified at the sight of one another Claire demanded that DORA leave the room, dejected and disheartened DORA crawled away As she dragged herself across the floor. She scraped the Craig
skin on her knees, leaving trail of blood from her sisters. Bed to her own at this point is unclear. Sisters were aware of how dire their situation was or if they suspected that Linda was trying to kill but seeing doors skeletal face clearly stirred something and Clare soon after word? She wrote a letter to the women's former Governess Margaret Conway gathering what little strength she had Clare wrote just Three lines they read come more my May s first class Clare, when Margaret received Claire's message message on April thirtieth, nineteen eleven. She unnerved. Where's message was so brief: but she understood what it meant. Something was tat thirdly wrong worried and can used to Margaret boarded the Ss Mama days later from her home in Melbourne. Australia, Bow for Alala Washington, but the journey across the world.
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in April of nineteen eleven forty three year old, Linda Bellfield hazard was slowly killing her patience, british heiresses Clare and DORA Williamson isolated. The sisters at her unfinished sanitarium in a remote corner of Washington, Linda waited for to die, so she could claim their fortune days into their stay at a Lala, the sisters B and two desperately crave food. Any food Clare even doktor hazard for chicken, though she had a vegetarian for years, but the doktor shot. on all requests for anything outside of their strict diet. Instead, she insisted the treatment was working was restoring their health. She told them I can see it in your eyes during one of the few times the sisters were permitted to dine together, the famished clay grew ravenous, the once anti and well mannered, young woman was so ashamed. She begged were I to leave her so she
could suck spilled, broth off her dress in May. After two weeks at the sanitarium and sixty days of passing, Claire's health took a sharp turn. She deteriorating both physically and mentally bed bound and barely able to speak. separated from one another and with no means to communicate DORA begged Linda for updates on Clare, but the report were always vague and offered little information about her sisters, condition until one day Linda asked. If DORA wanted to speak with Clare DORA eagerly agreed, Linda carried her declares bedside. Dora was horrified by what she saw bedsores read across her sisters body and the outline four bones poked through her thin, almost translucent skin meanwhile, Linda loomed over the pair taking indoors horrified expression Clare must,
her strength and managed to whisper to her. I want to see DORA alone Eventually Linda left the girls and went to linger in the hall outside when she He's gone Clare, too long and hard at DORA, as if she desperately wanted to tell her something, but neither sisters seem to have the strength physically or mentally, to speak. They simply looked at one another for a few. payments. Then DORA softly kiss clear in the forehead as Clare closed her eyes, seemingly asleep. After a moment, DORA stumbled from the side of the bed back into Linda armies, it's possible that Linda knew the sisters drew strength from one another and wanted to break their spirits. So when Linda sensed Clare was about to slip away. She made sure that had happened in front of her sister
on May 19th, one thousand nine hundred and eleven DORA was in the sitting room when Linda came down the stairs with Claire in her arms. This time Claire attempted to speak to DORA she whispered. It's me: dory, but over the dying woman's quite words came. The booming voice of Linda Dory. Is that a pet name? What a lovely name? How do you spell? It Clare continue whisper, but Linda rambled, on drowning out Claire's weak voice, then to door, horror Linda asked, if she she would like a treatment door on this Linda Place clear in a bed and hammered her palm against her stomach, clear Rod and infantile cry and her eyes, Old, into the back of her head. she seemed to fallen, conscious and then door realized. She was dead. Sobbing I kissed her sister on the forehead thirty three year old Clare.
Only family she had left in the world was gone in the days following Claire's death or delirious with with starvation and her own private morning, but Han sir, did little to relieve her patients pain. Instead, she orthe DORA to taking regular animas and subjected her again and again to the same violent massages that literally killed her sister with one sister taken care of and a series of forged documents granting her access to their wealth. Linda was determined. Push DORA even closer to death. Two nights after Claire died, Linda Dora sat together outside Linda pointed toward a deep ravine on the property mentioned another patients, suicide, DORA snap that this was highly inappropriate thing to say and might have her sisters. Death Linda met her anger. She,
DORA Insane and an imbecile. But then she softened her voice, She lied to DORA telling her. It was clear, that she remained at Olala for life and Linda promised they would fulfil Claire's desire two, never let DORA leave when DORA protested Linda, ignored her. She simply picked up doors. Frail telling her it was time for a treatment DORA Week and unable to argue was carried off by the doctor, yet another painful anima and violent massage days later on, may twenty six nineteen eleven as a grieving door a wasted away in bed. SAM Hazard went to the sisters Bank without in for The cashier of clears death samples did assigned money order from Clare to be paid to Doktor, Linda Bellfield hazard. Then he
withdrew, one thousand dollars about twenty seven thousand dollars today. Nothing, not even death, would stop the hazards from stealing from their patience but unbent. two Linda and SAM Clare, and DORA's former governess had finally arrived in olala. It had taken Margaret over a month to complete the long voyage from Melbourne, Australia to Washington for ship docked on June. First, one thousand nine hundred and eleven too late for Clair, but DORA was still alive and she needed help When Margaret arrived at the Sanitarium SAM Hazard told her plainly. Miss Claire has died and Miss DORA is helplessly insane Margaret, almost fainted, she had no idea that the sisters had been seeking medical treatment this entire time and was crushed to hear of Claire's She was also suspicious, especially when she met Linda, who seemed oddly unaffected by Claire's death.
Linda swore. That Clare was in such ill health at the start of her treatment that she was already about to die and that the fasting had little to do with her decline and then to prove her claim. She described in great detail the autopsy that she'd conducted unclear as body She told Margaret that Claire's liver was so hard from cirrhosis that she couldn't get a knife to penetrate it and suppose. lay the blood had dried so severely in one of her heart valves that it turned to pay or in Linda's fingers its found it as if she were talking about an animal, not a human. Being, then Linda, showed her and embalmed body the governess, hardly nice, the gaunt corpse of her former charge, regardless she was determined not to my DORA, meet the same Linda, Linda Margaret Margaret outside DORA's doors, cabin, the governess that DORA was now mentally incapacitated Margaret spot
someone seated outside and at first. She believe the small figure was a young child, but as she got close She realized it was DORA Scheme drawn tightly over her skull, her body a bluish tint as soon as Linda left, the two women alone. Dora beg Margaret to take her from the sanitarium Margaret embrace DORA and promise. She would do everything she could to get her but the very next day DORA check her mind, more It was shocked. She wondered if Lynn, had gone to see DORA after Margarets visit or if DORA truly had lost her mind as Linda and SAM insisted. Despite this Margaret was determined to help door escape The meantime add some weight to her emaciated body.
sometimes she added rice or flour to the thin tomato broths, but there were nights when Linda dropped in at meal times, making that impossible, Linda watched, DORA, Sippar, thin vegetable broth and gushed over the farm, fresh quality of the produce it all came from cans, but Linda lied with such conviction, even more It found herself believing her after a while she would say later that part of Linda's power over people was mental. Suggestion and Linda primary suggestion, was at her method was to be followed no matter the consequences, according to the book by washing the science of thought. Control by author Kathleen Tailor. The promise of healing or a cure is common method of gaining psychological dominance over a victim, the brain, sure. Usually, in authority figure uses these clay to liberate liberated individual from a supposed false doctrine. David
chain them to another belief that the brain washers claims will actually heal their victim in the case of the hazard and her victims treaty medicine was the supposed false doctrine, and innovation. The proposed cure, Kathleen Taylor rights brainwashing, removes its victims, freedom to act but leaves them still believing bear acting freely. This is done through a process. Taylor calls mentor. Weathering There goes on to explain that brainwashing can literally carve out new pathways and human brain chow changing the way a person thinks these pathways can be overturned, but it takes time. So Margaret was patient with tor She stayed by her side nurse your body and mind back to normal, see slow the door emerged from the fog ever starvation and after some weeks passed, she was a fully realise the danger she was in in.
July of nineteen eleven three months after her arrival at the sanitarium grit announced to forty three year old, Linda that she and DORA were leaving Linda was livid her face turned bright Red ass. She told the woman that DORA was by no means allowed to travel in the state she was in then Linda dropped a bombs. She was DORA's legal guardian and therefore could refuse to let her leave DORA shocked. She insisted she didn't grant Linda legal guardianship, but after some Investigation Margaret discovered that, when doors mental state was at its worst, winters lawyer declared that thirty seven year old, mentally incompetent. This left Linda ass, her doktor in charge of the sisters, personal and financial matters realizing they couldn't simply walk out Margaret sent a telegram after doors uncle in Portland John Herbert urging him
to come right away. When John arrived on July nineteenth, he com. inform Linda that they would in fact be taking DORA after halting a lawyer Linda finally agreed to release DORA, but only if she paid her meaning bill in full gritting. His teeth, John handed Linda over eight hundred dollars and travellers checks a little over twenty thousand dollars today. But it was a small part. four door to pay for her own freedom, Angela twenty second, John of Margaret Dora left the sanitarium Margaret had been there. Fifty two days DORA for almost a hundred her mental clarity was increasing every day and by now, She knew that she'd barely escaped with her life. The three old over Puget sound on a little steamer bound for Tacoma when they reach the. Destination. It was time to seek justice.
door recruited the help of british vice counsel, Lucy and Agassi and Frank We a season Tacoma. Turning attorney to help build a case against Linda. Their first step was to take, the court over door as guardianship that month they were. Able to remove Linda as guardian and order her return. Nine hundred seventy three dollars around twenty six thousand dollars. Today, though, all but Lee she was allowed to keep more than half for the medical services she provided. It wasn't a big win, but the legal team hoped it would open the door to criminal charges for Claire's, deaf and dumb the judge, agreed to launch an investigation. I can see Kelly began building their case against, Linda for manslaughter their first of business was to retrieve the jewelry Linda stole from Clare after her death estimated, estimated that in all was was missing, six thousand dollars or one hundred sixty
Thirty thousand dollars today worth of precious jewels, many of family heirlooms, passed down to the sisters by their mother, but, as usual Linda gave the legal team the run around. She claims she returned some of the jewelry to DORA and sent apportioned to her former attorney John Arthur for safe keeping they were able to locate five hundred dollars worth of jewels. They never found the rest do as legal team also discovered, that Salmon Linda had been transferring money to themselves via Clare and Doors Bank accounts after gaining act ass through forged documents in all the pair withdrew around one thousand seven hundred dollars. Approximately forty six thousand dollars today, but the most important task. Very by far was not. Authorities in Seattle had been keeping a file on winter. When accuracy sat down, speak with the Seattle prosecutor about the case he was building against Linda
attorney. Let him know that Olala was not in his jurisdiction, but he knew about cases in Seattle, just like the one involving Clare that could be prosecuted there as You see, stared in amazement. The attorney pulled out a weathered. Folder, it was stuffed with notes on all of Linda Seattle, victims starting with Louis Raider the legislator and magazine publisher, heed I'd in Seattle on May eleventh. Nineteen eleven only eight days before a court air and just as she done with Clare Linda had isolated, raider away from any one who could have helped him. I guess in Kelly, sifted through all the hazard complaints as they were called. It was one After another frank, southern Maud, Whitney Blanche, Tyndall Viola, hidden all in all, they were looking at eleven victims, Lynn they saw had an established pattern starving her clients,
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after after fleeing DORA, DORA began her arduous recovery. The brink of starvation, but for as far as she had come, She had a whole new battle yet to face this time a legal one she had to remove the window ass, her guardian, then her lawyers and the process of building a case for manslaughter soon they uncovered a file being kept on Linda by Seattle authorities. Eleven of her patience had died within three years and one of them Eugene Wake Lynne was found on her property, with a bullet through his head, Lucy and legacy. The british Vice Council must ensure what surprised him more than Linda's practices killed so many or the officials in Seattle had deliberately looked the other way While Seattle authorities seemed keen to prosecute those in olala weren't as chocolate,
it up to the relative poverty of the rural area. They simply couldn't afford to put Linda on trial, plus they knew that their district attorney was no match for any defence lawyer Linda. What higher aware that a case was built against her Linda, didn't worry. In fact, she was outraged. She saw herself ass. A martyr meant a scapegoat for alternative medicine after she'd only lost twelve patients. Out of a thousand, she doubted anyone have the temerity to charge her with anything but dad changed on August third, nineteen eleven when authority, arrived in olala with an arrest warrant. Bail was set at ten thousand dollars. Finally, on January fifteenth nineteen, twelve you're a month, long investigation, forty for you Linda Birth Field, hazard, stood, try. for the mass slaughter of clear Williamson the prison. Meetings drew massive crowds during the trial outbursts free
We came from the gallery forcing the judge to silence onlookers. He told them this court room is not a place for amusement. Amidst chaos. However, Linda and SAM Hazards sat in the courtroom, quiet and aloof unwaveringly, confident in the. Ability to win the case when a reporter as Linda what she would do if she wasn't victorious in the case she replied with confidence. There is no such thing as, if this demonstration of detachment paired with a sense of grandiose city, is not an common reaction and killers who face trial according to criminal, Gee researchers Bruce a Origo and Ayana Griffin public. Pension around a crime only serves to bolster the criminals idea that their larger than life array go and and go on to explain that many times killers take advantage of this option unity to receive notoriety. They may not have been granted otherwise and Linda perhaps
That her window for fame as an alternative medicine guru was closing, seized her chin to gain publicity by one ever means necessary that one point she and over and whispered in SAM's ear than laughed when questioned about What had induced the chuckle Linda told a reporter do. Why can't be serious about this trial? As I suppose I ought. I really feel almost as if I were at a play. while Dorothy sat in the gallery still devastated by the loss of her sister Linda tree The trial, like nothing more than an elaborate performance four days after that I'll began on January nineteenth, nineteen, twelve thirty, seven old DORA finally took the stand. Her testimony extended over a two day period in which he testified in great detail about the horrible cruelty she experienced outlined his hand. the painful treatments sold as cures that ultimately killed Clare, but even
days of damning. Testimony Linda remain steadfast in her innocence and January, twenty third nineteen, twelve new. Of the outrageous trial had circulated internationally even knew papers as far as Australia were reporting on the case. Finally, on February forth, the jury reached a verdict, Forty four year old, Linda Barfield Hazard, was found guilty of manslaughter. Linda, remained stoic, as the verdict was announced, displaying no emotion in the courtroom. As soon as she stepped outside. She screamed at reporters I am the victim- was, the familiar spin, but one that didn't fool. Anyone Linda since two to twenty years at the Washington State Penitentiary in Waller Wala do Williamson was pleased with the verdict glad to have put us, Doktor Linda's killing spree. She told her reporter either
After all, I suffered that would be nothing If I could not do something to prevent others from going through what I did DORA was on the road to recovery, both physically and mentally, but she expired minced medical complications for the rest of her life. Linda's concept. whence it, however, nearly as permanent Linda was booked at the Washington state penitentiary on December. Twenty ninth nineteen thirteen, but she was seriously, released after less than two years. On December nineteenth nineteen fifteen. She walked out of the penitentiary on parole She was released in order to spend Christmas with her family in Seattle, but for reasons unknown, she never returned. Not long after governor Sir Lister granted Linda a pardon under the condition that she leave the United States, so the hazards pact there bag and move to New Zealand.
Linda once again opened a medical practice, which surprisingly, was an overwhelming success. Five years later in nineteen twenty, the hazards move back to Washington State with enough money to resume their ownership of the olala sanitarium. For the rest of her days, Linda experienced nothing but mere brushes with the law. She was there stood in nineteen, twenty five for the death of another patient. A jury found Linda guilty of the death, but she was find only one hundred dollars about fifteen hundred dollars. Today, Linda was, I rate, even at this small punishment, telling the press think of it. I called a murderous for trying to help. People Linda continued practice. Sing until nineteen thirty five, when a fire can soon Delilah and her beloved sanitarium at age. Seventy Linda lost everything she built as well as most of her followers and just three years later, Linda herself fell ill. Ironically,
she called on her remaining devotees to carry out the fasting technique on her ailing body. She was Ed enemas, broths and massages everything she had administered to her patience. It seemed that Linda really did believe that fasting was a cure for disease, but she held the cure in higher regard than her patience, and it seems in higher regard than her own life Linda Past way just a few weeks later alone and gaunt in her bed, her own final victim, Thanks again for turning into serial killers for more information on Doktor, Linda Field hazard. Amongst them, sources we used. We found starvation heights by Greg Olsen extremely helpful to our research. You can find
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