- Category : Passions-Criminal-Perpetrator-Homicide-serial
- Type : PE
- Profile : 6/3 - Role Model / Martyr
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Masks 1
American homicide; the killer of his 15 year-old girlfriend, Victoria Zielinski, whose body was found 3/05/1957. Convicted, he spent 14 years on death row writing appeal after appeal and two books, "Brief Against Death" and "Getting Out." He befriended William F. Buckley who helped his appeals to finally be released on 12/06/1971.
Five years later Smith stabbed and killed a second woman while trying to steal her paycheck, on 10/01/1976. He was convicted and went back to prison where he also finally admitted his murder of Zielinski.