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Man arrested for allegedly raping his mentally disabled daughtersupdated: Fri Aug 26 2011 19:07:00

An 80-year old Austrian man has been taken into custody for allegedly sexually abusing his wife and his two mentally disabled daughters for more than 40 years, police and a prosecutor said Thursday.

Fritzl found guiltyupdated: Thu Mar 19 2009 19:59:00

CNN's Frederick Pleitgen reports from Austria, where a jury convicts Josef Fritzl on murder charges.

Fritzl jailed for life in dungeon incest caseupdated: Thu Mar 19 2009 19:59:00

A jury in Austria has found Josef Fritzl guilty of raping and imprisoning his daughter for more than two decades and sentenced him to life in prison.

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 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.

Dad raped daughters for 27 yearsupdated: Tue Nov 25 2008 17:37:00

A British man was jailed Tuesday for raping two of his daughters and fathering nine children over 27 years, a case with echoes of Austria's Josef Fritzl.

Rapist father in courtupdated: Tue Nov 25 2008 17:37:00

A British man pleads guilty to raping his two daughters for over 30 years. ITN's Angus Walker reports. Austria's Sex-Slave Father Tells His Side of the Storyupdated: Thu Oct 23 2008 14:05:00

Josef Fritzl, who raped his daughter and imprisoned her and their children was, he says, "born to rape"

Man held over daughter's '6-year kidnap, rape'updated: Tue Sep 09 2008 07:14:00

A Polish court has ordered the detention of a man accused of holding his daughter captive for six years and repeatedly raping her, ultimately fathering two children with her.

Incest dungeon teen wants to see oceanupdated: Wed Jun 11 2008 17:46:00

The 19-year-old woman whose hospitalization exposed a shocking Austrian incest case is recovering well and wants to see the ocean and a pop concert, her doctors and a family lawyer said Wednesday.

Incest teen ready for new lifeupdated: Wed Jun 11 2008 17:46:00

The eldest of seven children born to Elisabeth Fritzl and her father has woken from her coma. ITN's Greg Eastel reports.

Incest dungeon girl wakes from comaupdated: Wed Jun 11 2008 11:56:00

A 19-year-old girl whose hospitalization exposed a shocking Austrian incest case has woken from her coma, a development that could shed new light on what occurred in the basement were she was held captive for decades.

Incest suspect on vacationupdated: Fri May 09 2008 11:01:00

Video shows incest suspect Josef Fritzl vacationing in Thailand.

Mass to pray for incest victimupdated: Mon May 05 2008 14:11:00

Church members unite to sign a banner for the 42-year-old woman imprisoned and raped by her father.

Secrets of horror cellar revealedupdated: Mon May 05 2008 14:11:00

Austrian investigators Monday released more details about the elaborate underground cellar where Josef Fritzl kept his daughter imprisoned for 24 years, along with three of their children.

How could it happen?updated: Sun May 04 2008 02:32:00

CNN's Fred Pleitgen examines how Josef Fritzl was able to hide his crime. 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

Incest dad 'threatened to gas secret family'updated: Fri May 02 2008 02:42:00

A man who previously rented an apartment from a now-73-year-old man accused of holding his daughter captive in his cellar for 24 years said Thursday that he saw the man's son enter the off-limits basement.

Inside the 'House of Horrors'updated: Thu May 01 2008 11:10:00

CNN's Frederik Pleitgen with police pictures of the underground prison where a 73-year old Austrian kept his daughter.

What drove father who built the house of horror?updated: Thu May 01 2008 11:10:00

Police, medical professionals and those who know Josef Fritzl are struggling to piece together how he led a double life for more than two decades in a small Austrian town.

Austrian incest dad vacationed in Thailandupdated: Wed Apr 30 2008 17:49:00

Josef Fritzl, who Austrian police say has confessed to imprisoning his daughter for 24 years and fathering seven of her children, twice holidayed in Thailand while she remained trapped in a cellar below his house, according to German media reports.

Incest family 'faces years in therapy'updated: Wed Apr 30 2008 07:40:00

The woman and children held captive in a cellar for years by their incestuous father will take years to recover from their disturbing ordeal, doctors warned Wednesday as the family at the center of the case remained in psychiatric care.

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.

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