Crime History, Dec. 9, 1981: Infamous porn star John Holmes charged in Hollywood murders

John Holmes

On this day, Dec. 9, in 1981, legendary porn star John Holmes was charged in a Hollywood quadruple-murder. The massacre — which took place down the street from the home of then-Gov. Jerry Brown — was known as the “Wonderland Murders” or “Four on the Floor” and came to represent the seamy side of California. The Wonderland […]