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psychopath

a person afflicted with a personality disorder characterized by a tendency to commit antisocial and sometimes violent acts and a failure to feel guilt for such acts
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All these circumstances point towards a psychopath killer," he said.
Finally, if you are so unfortunate as to have a psychopath as your boss, recognize that you are unlikely to be able to get him or her to change.
Bennett, who is a genius with an IQ of 141 and a diagnosed psychopath, told police that he did it to inflict pain and misery on his mother Charity.
She said: "I don't know if it's particularly because I've played a psychopath. I don't get approached at all.
He's meeting Justice Secretary David Gauke to demand public safety assurances, adding: "I don't want this psychopath on the streets."
Roberto Rizzo said: "He is a narcissistic psychopath of the most dangerous type.
"Then I'm going back to LA to rendez-vous with you to do the Oscars where there are about a thousand psychopaths.
While the eyes of a psychopath behaved abnormally when looking at distressing scenes, the researchers were amazed when they saw their eyes behaved normally when looking at positive pictures.
According to police, a 45 years old psychopath Ahsan Lashari resorted to indiscriminate firing from his licensed shotgun and later shot himself.
Summary: The mother's attorney raised an objection to the man's "psychopath" claims.
THE mum of murdered toddler James Bulger has labelled one of his killers a "perverted psychopath" after he was allegedly caught with child abuse images for a second time.