Billy Milligan, otherwise known as The Campus Rapist, committed a series of at least three sexual assaults in the 1970s, and is further suspected of at least two later murders. His case is especially notable, however, because after he was caught, he became the first person to use his diagnosis of multiple personality disorder–now known as dissociative identity disorder–to argue successfully that two of his alternate personalities committed the crimes without the “core” personality being aware of it. Milligan would spend over a decade in various psychiatric hospitals before his release in 1991, and would eventually become the inspiration for M. Night Shyamalan’s 2016 film Split, as well as the subject of the four-part, 2021 Netflix documentary series, Monsters Inside: The 24 Faces of Billy Milligan.
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