According to a news story on New York Daily News an American Wiccan has been charged with killing a man with a ritual knife at a spring celebration. She claims the man tried to rape her.
I must say I find this story shocking. I am sure more facts will come to light over this case, but I fear it can only damage the reputations of Wiccans in general.
To read the full story, visit: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/2010/03/25/2010-03-25_witch_charged_with_slaying_man_during_ritual.html