Sirhan Sirhan Papers Claim Woman In Polka Dot Dress Controlled His Mind

Sirhan Sirhan

Sirhan Sirhan

We know that the CIA was experimenting with mind control as part of the MK ULTRA program in the ’60s, so maybe this isn’t all that far-fetched. From the LA Times:

In a new court filing, the man who assassinated Robert F. Kennedy in 1968 said he was controlled by a mystery woman at the time of the killing.

In the papers, which were reviewed by the Associated Press, Sirhan Sirhan says he was led to the Ambassador Hotel with a gun by an unidentified woman in a polka-dot dress.

Last month, Sirhan’s lawyer tried to convince a parole board that his client was a brainwashed hit man when he gunned down Sen. Robert F. Kennedy at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles in 1968. The board refused to release Sirhan.

But The Times last month reported on handwritten notes purportedly from Sirhan, kept for 42 years by a Century City business executive, that appear to tell a different story.

Michael McCowan was an investigator and the youngest member of Sirhan’s defense team in 1969 when the accused assassin wrote on a legal notepad the narrative of his visit to a target practice range and his election-night trip to the hotel.

“He wrote it right in front of me,” said McCowan, now 78…

[continues in the LA Times]

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  • Haystack

    He looks like George W. Bush.

    • 5by5

      You’re just getting your Bushs and Kennedys mixed up.

      It was actually George H.W. Bush at J.F.K.’s murder.

  • Haystack

    He looks like George W. Bush.

  • Mr. Coffee

    I don’t trust anything thats not TYPED IN ALL CAPS

  • Mr. Coffee

    I don’t trust anything thats not TYPED IN ALL CAPS

  • Anoldfool

    Probably the T-mobile girl. She convInced me to switch.

  • Anoldfool

    Probably the T-mobile girl. She convInced me to switch.

  • 5by5

    You’re just getting your Bushs and Kennedys mixed up.

    It was actually George H.W. Bush at J.F.K.’s murder.

  • Tchoutoye

    Michael McCowan probably worked for the conspirators.

  • Tchoutoye

    Michael McCowan probably worked for the conspirators.

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