EASY MONEY

True-crime research, novel writing research, and updates.

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ROBIN LYONS, AUTHOR, WEBSITEBLOG POST #256: When a Special Agent with the United States Department of Justice, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) is investigating you, big trouble may soon knock on your front door.

When one ex-con does odd jobs for another ex-con you’d assume they were up to no good. And you’d be partially correct. Read More

Bad Break-up

True-crime research, novel writing research, and updates.

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BLOG POST #248: Bad Break-upBLOG POST #248: Bad Break-up

Unless you married your high school sweetheart, we’ve all had a bad break-up. As you feel your world is crumbling around you most people, over-indulge in adult beverages or ice cream. Not this man. He wanted one thing—vengeance.  Read More

Death Journal

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Posts about real school tragedy, crime, and/or events can be upsetting.

Robin Lyons blogBLOG POST #193: This week, I’m sharing research on a specific crime involving two 17-year-old high school students.

All it takes is an anonymous call and an astute Sheriff’s Office to thwart a potential school attack.

The tipster had seen one of the student’s journal entries detailing the plot against their school. Much of the evidence presented in court came from the students’ journals. Both teens had an obsession with the Columbine High School shooting and the perpetrators.

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Revenge At The High School

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Posts about real school tragedy, crime and/or events can be upsetting.

Robin Lyons BlogBLOG POST #187: This week, I’m sharing research on a specific crime involving a high school custodian.

Someone had scrawled a threatening message on the wall of a boys’ bathroom. A student reported the graffiti—sending the school into a lock down for the second day in a row.

Two days with back-to-back bomb threats at the high school put everyone on edge. The sheriff vowed to find who’d made the threats and seek justice.

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Inducing Panic at the High School

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Posts about real school tragedy, crime and/or events can be upsetting.

Robin Lyons, author websiteBLOG POST #176: This week, I’m sharing research on a specific crime involving an 18-year-old high school student.

Valentine’s Day will forever be remembered at the day of the Parkland High School mass shooting in Florida where 17 people were killed. You’d assume students all around the U.S. knew about the shooting in record time. Social Media spreads news faster than news outlets.

And yet, during the sadness and fear in the days after the Parkland shooting, an 18-year-old high school student posted on social media a warning that he was going to kill two specific staff members.

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