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Dionysus (Bacchus)'s Police Reports
The Seduction and Death of Semele
Case Description: Complainant (Dionysus) accuses defendant (Hera) of aiding and abetting in the murder of Semele, the complainant's mother. Hera tricked Semele into asking Zeus (Semele's lover) to...
Hera's Vengeance Against Dionysus
Case Description: Complainant (Dionysus) accuses defendant (Hera) of murder against his own person. Hera hired Titans to rip Dionysus apart when he was an infant. Case Status: Case dismissed. Zeus...
The Death of Pentheus
Case Description: Complainant (City of Thebes) accuses defendant (Dionysus) of murdering King Pentheus of Thebes. Dionysus caused Agave (Pentheus' mother) to go mad and rip off her son's head. Case...
Dionysus in India
Case Description: Complainant (the nation of India) accuses defendant (Dionysus) of crimes against humanity. The defendant killed many in India and forced the rest to worship him. Case Status: Case...
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