lust murder


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lust murder

Homicide with sexuoerotic underpinnings, which hinges on staging and murdering an unsuspecting sexual partner; the murderer's sexual climax coincides with the expiration of the partner.
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lust murder

Erotophonophilia Sexology A paraphilia in which sexuoeroticism hinges on staging and murdering an unsuspecting sexual partner; the erotophonophile's orgasm coincides with the expiration of the partner. Cf Autassassinophilia.
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of Alaska, Fairbanks) analyzes the practicality and reliability of models used by four groups of investigators to classify lust murder, the utility of their typologies for homicide investigators, and the models' similarities and differences as seen in three case studies: Ted Bundy, Jeffrey Dahmer, and Dennis Rader.
But in a small number of extreme cases there are what he describes as lust murders, where the act of killing is sexually arousing.