Banned Books 2010 – In the Middle of the Night: The Shocking True Story of a Family Killed in Cold Blood

Marshall University does not ban books! The information is provided to let people know what has been banned/challenged elsewhere.


Challenged at the Cheshire (CN) Public Library. McDonald’s book revisits 2007, when Joshua Komisarjevsky and Steven Hayes allegedly invaded the Cheshire home of Dr. William Petit, beating him with a baseball bat and raping, torturing, and murdering his wife and two daughters. Complainants want the book kept off the library shelves until the men accused of the crime have been tried.

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Last updated

August 2, 2010