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Dungeon trial: Fritzl pleads guilty to all chargesupdated: Wed Mar 18 2009 11:25:00

Josef Fritzl, the Austrian man accused of repeatedly raping his daughter in a cellar dungeon for decades, has admitted guilt on all charges, including responsibility for the death of one of seven children he fathered by his daughter.

Fritzl daughter testifies in incest caseupdated: Wed Mar 18 2009 03:34:00

The daughter of Josef Fritzl, the Austrian man accused of keeping her in a cellar for decades and fathering her seven children, testified against him by video at his trial Tuesday.

Fritzl murder trial verdict could come this weekupdated: Mon Mar 16 2009 14:57:00

A verdict in the case of Josef Fritzl, the Austrian man accused of keeping his daughter in a cellar for decades and fathering her seven children, could come as early as Thursday, a court official told reporters Monday.

Austria dungeon caseupdated: Thu Jan 22 2009 10:12:00

Prosecutors have charged Austria's Josef Fritzl with murder. CNN's Frederik Pleitgen reports.

Austria braces for Fritzl incest trialupdated: Thu Jan 22 2009 10:12:00

Josef Fritzl, the Austrian man accused of keeping his daughter in a cellar for decades and fathering her seven children, will go on trial March 16 on six charges including murder and incest.

Time.com: The Children of the Cellarupdated: Fri May 02 2008 11:00:00

The children-grandchildren of Josef Fritzl, now emerging from their underground hell, must get used to light, the real world and living with their terrible legacy

DNA: Sex captor fathered daughter's childrenupdated: Tue Apr 29 2008 18:14:00

DNA testing has confirmed that Josef Fritzl, who police say confessed to holding his daughter hostage in underground rooms for more than two decades, fathered seven children with her, an Austrian law enforcement official said Tuesday.

Images emerge from 'house of horror'updated: Tue Apr 29 2008 05:24:00

The building in Amstetten, eastern Austria, seems innocuous enough. But it is underneath this family home --- now known as "the house of horror" -- that a woman was held for nearly 24 years by her father and repeatedly raped, giving birth to seven children as a result.

Chilling confessionupdated: Tue Apr 29 2008 05:24:00

ITN's Chris Rogers reports on what Austrian authorities call one of the worst crimes in the nation's history.

'House of horror' children never saw daylightupdated: Mon Apr 28 2008 20:28:00

Three children freed from a cellar in which their mother had been imprisoned and raped by her own father for 24 years had never seen daylight, police in Austria have confirmed.

Time.com: Cellar Incest Case Shocks Austriaupdated: Mon Apr 28 2008 13:00:00

Josef Fritzl has confessed to holding his daughter captive for 24 years and fathering her seven children. How did it happen?

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