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Orestes's Police Reports
Atreus vs. Thyestes
Case Description: Complainant (Atreus) accuses Defendant (Thyestes) of adultery and theft. Atreus accused his brother, Thyestes, of sleeping with his wife, Aerope, and stealing his sheep with...
Clytemnestra vs. Agamemnon
Case Description: Complainant (Clytemnestra) accuses Defendant (Agamemnon) of murder. Just before the Greeks were about to set sail from Aulis, Agamemnon shot a sacred deer of Artemis and/or bragge...
Menelaus vs. Orestes and Electra
Case Description: Complainant (Menelaus) accuses Defendants (Orestes and Electra) of murder in the first degree. When Orestes and Electra sought sanctuary with their uncle Menelaus after the murder...
The Furies vs. Orestes
Case Description: Complainants (The Furies) accuse Defendant (Orestes) of murder in the first degree, alleging that Orestes killed his mother, Clytemnestra. Orestes countersued the Erinyes for hara...
The People of Tauris vs. Orestes and Pylades
Case Description: Complainant (The People of Tauris) accuse Defendants (Orestes and Pylades) of trespassing and attempted larceny. To atone for the murder of Clytemnestra, Orestes and Pylades trave...
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