Statement of Mathias Schroeder to the Virginia Parole Board

Mathias Schroeder has already been mentioned on this site. His letters of 2005 and 2008 were quoted from at length in the earlier guest post by pgb38. It need only be said, therefore, that Mathias is a German citizen who was for some weeks imprisoned with Jens Soering at a young offenders' institution in England … Continue reading Statement of Mathias Schroeder to the Virginia Parole Board

Unpublished Decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals

This is another document not found on the Soering website, nor ever likely to be. Posted below is the unpublished 30 June 2000 judgment of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in the case of Jens Soering v George Deeds (Prison Warden). For the information of non-American readers, the U.S. Court … Continue reading Unpublished Decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals

Transcript of Jens Soering’s Interview with the German Prosecutor, 30 December 1986

Posted below is a PDF document containing the full 43-page transcript of Jens Soering's interview with the German prosecutor from Bonn, Herr Koenig. This took place in the presence of his defence counsel, Dr Frieser, on 30 December 1986 at Chelmsford prison in Essex, England. It was conducted in German and subsequently translated into English. … Continue reading Transcript of Jens Soering’s Interview with the German Prosecutor, 30 December 1986

The Psychiatric Report on Jens Soering by Dr John Hamilton, 11 December 1986

Posted below is the psychiatric report prepared about Jens Soering by consultant forensic psychiatrist Dr John Hamilton, Medical Director of Broadmoor Hospital, at the end of 1986 after four meetings with him. Unfortunately it is not possible on this site to embed a PDF file, but clicking on the link will open the report. It … Continue reading The Psychiatric Report on Jens Soering by Dr John Hamilton, 11 December 1986

Mortal Thoughts, part II: Mental Health and Sexual Failure

It was originally intended that Mortal Thoughts would be a two-part post, but it will now be extended to three parts so as to cover relevant issues a little more fully. This post will be looking in some detail at – (1) Jens Soering's imputations about Elizabeth Haysom's mental state as compared to his own; … Continue reading Mortal Thoughts, part II: Mental Health and Sexual Failure