Friday, August 14, 2015

Woman argues encouraging someone else to commit suicide is not a crime

Massachusetts – The teenage girl who allegedly encouraged her friend to commit suicide with a text telling him to get back in his truck and gas himself to death has argued that her case should be thrown out – because encouraging someone to kill themselves is not a crime in her state.

Michelle Carter, 18, was charged with involuntary manslaughter earlier this year after her friend, Conrad Roy III died of carbon monoxide poisoning in the parking lot of a Kmart in Massachusetts.

In the hours leading up to Roy’s death, Carter had reportedly sent him hundreds of text messages urging him to follow through with his suicide attempt, even ordering him to ‘get back in’ his truck. More

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