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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homicidal_sleepwalking

Homicidal sleepwalking, also known as homicidal somnambulism or sleepwalking murder, is the act of killing someone during an episode of sleepwalking.

abc11.com/news/mitchell-found-not-guilty-in-sleepwalking-murder-trial/553824

Mar 11, 2015 ... Joseph Mitchell was accused of smothering his son and attacking two other children in 2010.

health.usnews.com/health-news/family-health/sleep/articles/2009/05/08/7-criminal-cases-that-invoked-the-sleepwalking-defense

May 8, 2009 ... Enter the "sleepwalking defense," a legal argument that a criminal ... In 1846, Albert Tirrell was acquitted in the murder of a prostitute in Boston.

www.crimetraveller.org/2015/07/sleepwalking-murders

Jul 2, 2015 ... Imagine waking to discover you have killed someone while sound asleep. In these four cases of sleepwalking murders that is exactly what ...

priceonomics.com/what-happens-if-you-commit-a-murder-while

Aug 7, 2014 ... In the 150 years following his trial, an array of supposed sleepwalking murder cases have surfaced, all of which have questioned the ...

www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/chi-violent-sleepwalking-defense-20150312-story.html

Mar 12, 2015 ... The "violent sleepwalking" defense worked for a man who strangled his ... Mitchell is not guilty of murder and attempted murder after an expert ...

www.therichest.com/rich-list/most-shocking/10-shocking-cases-of-homicidal-sleepwalking

Aug 30, 2015 ... One is that sleepwalking violence occurs mostly in 27 to 48-year-old ... to be acquitted of murder by virtue of sleepwalking while committing a ...

www.psychologytoday.com/blog/day-in-day-out/201212/sleepwalking-killers-and-what-they-tell-us-about-sleep

Dec 13, 2012 ... Cases of sleepwalking murders help to show the many social and ... use of the defense that he was asleep when he committed the murder and ...

www.news.com.au/world/north-america/father-found-not-guilty-of-murder-because-he-was-sleepwalking/news-story/3daedc9999bdd7ac7da6c50ea68eb900

Mar 16, 2015 ... Father found not guilty of murder because he was sleepwalking ... A jury has acquitted Joseph Anthony Mitchell, 50, of murder and attempted ...

articles.latimes.com/1988-05-28/news/mn-3400_1_murder-law-mother

May 28, 1988 ... 'Sleepwalker' Acquitted of Murdering Mother-in-Law After 15-Mile Drive ... Parks, 24, was charged with second-degree murder in the death of ...