Wednesday Crime Stories: Gypsy Rose Blanchard explains Munchhausen mom’s murder & the odd disappearance of Courtney Roland

Gypsy Rose Blanchard is talking again about her involvement in her mom’s murder. Dee Dee Blanchard, 48, suffered from Munchhausen syndrome by proxy, a mental condition marked by a caregiver making up illnesses in a children to win attention.

Speaking from prison where she is serving a 10-year-sentence, Gypsy Rose describes how her mom chained her to a bed and what it was like hearing her die. Nancy Grace discusses the case with a panel including New York psychologist Dr. Chloe Carmichael, creator of, forensics expert Joseph Scott Morgan, and Crime Stories contributing reporter John Lemley.

‘I don’t believe I deserve as many years as I got’: Gypsy Rose Blanchard murders Munchausen by Proxy mom, but says her prison sentence is too harsh reporter Alexis Tereszcuk joins Nancy to discuss the odd disappearance of Courtney Roland. The Texas journalist was found disoriented at a fast food restaurant, unaware that there was a statewide search for her.

Missing Texas journalist Courtney Roland was disoriented, looking for her cell phone: Report

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[Feature Photo: Gypsy Rose Blanchard and DeeDee Blanchard/Greene County Sheriff’s Office]