Man gets 2 years for sending white powder letters — (The Seattle Times)Thursday, March 6th, 2014
Coroner’s ‘pill popping’ warning to GPs after tragic death of Hemel Hempstead dad — (Hemel Today Gazette)Thursday, November 28th, 2013
Pastor Who Killed Self Battled Manic Depression, Struggled to Keep It Secret; Was Taking Medication, Had ‘Physical Challenges’ — (The Christian Post)Wednesday, November 13th, 2013SSRI Ed note: "Caring upbeat guy who cares for people" is stressed, takes antidepressants, diagnosed manic depressive, gets worse, kills himself. Everyone "stunned".
‘Gifted’ Limerickman died due to toxic level of anti-depressants — (Limerick Leader)Friday, November 8th, 2013
Double murderer jailed for life in WA — (The Mercury)Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013SSRI Ed note: Man on Effexor stabs a couple to death, claims NCR at trial, court does not accept. News report does not identify problem med as SNRI.
Killing of Natalie Walker ‘could have been prevented’ — (BBC News)Thursday, September 19th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Man with problem temper, history of taking antidepressants has poor self control, bad temper, prescribed antidepressants, gets dramatically worse, kills wife.
Family questions Phoenix police’s actions after son’s death — (FOX12)Tuesday, August 20th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Man taking amphetamine, citalopram, valproic acid, laudanosine (for seizures) goes on roof, has altercation with police, dies in custody.
Woman who fell from balcony 'feared she was under attack', inquest hears — (Your Local Guardian)Wednesday, June 19th, 2013
Freefall into Madness: The Fresno County Jail’s Barbaric Treatment of the Mentally Ill — (Community Alliance)Thursday, May 16th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Inmate given Prozac becomes extremely suicidal, cuts and tries to drown himself. Other inmates suffer withdrawal from various meds, mistaken for relapse.
Mom of boy, 16, killed by cops: ‘He was bipolar, depressed’ — (The Chicago Tribune)Monday, May 6th, 2013SSRI Ed note: "Normal teenager", good student, medicated for "bipolar" gets a gun and starts shooting in public, is shot and killed by police.
JetBlue pilot's outburst: Could side effects from medications be at fault? — (CSMonitor)Friday, March 29th, 2013
Troopers open fire after driver rams cruiser at Dunkin' Donuts — (WCVB.com)Thursday, January 24th, 2013
When happy meds lead to depressing debt — (CreditCards.com)Thursday, November 29th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Psychiatrist notices that people on antidepressants for injuries spend money they do not have to gamble. Cases of A/D problem spending cited.
Miller v. Nordstrom — (Justia U.S. Law)Friday, October 19th, 2012
Lashing out at partner made bipolar sufferer realise she needed help — (Daily Record)Tuesday, October 9th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Woman becomes manic on antidepressants, assaults partner, gets diagnosed bipolar, now believes she has disease and needs medication.
Mom charged with killing baby ‘heard voices,’ complaint says — (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)Tuesday, September 18th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Woman given Zoloft for post-partum depression becomes delusional and kills baby.
Who Cares in Sweden? A Documentary Trilogy — (ARTIMUS Film)Monday, September 10th, 2012
Son was ‘crying for help’ — (The Brantford Expositor)Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012SSRI Ed note: "Loving, kind boy" put on antidepressants, anti-psychotics becomes suicidal, destructive, has a meltdown, police called, he carries 2 knives, they shoot him.
WHO’S WHO: Isabella Blow — (Vogue)Friday, November 4th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Talented, artistic woman, known to have an eye for developing talent, takes many medications for depression, ultimately commits suicide by drinking weed killer.
Jealous man twice hit out in ‘frenzied’ attacks — (Worcester News)Sunday, October 23rd, 2011
Strokes and psychiatrists — (Augusta Free Press)Sunday, October 16th, 2011
Suspect Shot and Killed By Deputy After Alleged Attack — (Prescott News)Monday, September 5th, 2011
Speaker on mental health, coping with bipolar disorder — (Winona Post)Sunday, July 31st, 2011
Tunica millionaire’s death continues to mystify his daughter — (WMC-TV)Thursday, June 30th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Millionaire behaves in bizarrely, travels with 2 young women spending recklessly, appearing intoxicated. Drowns in car on fluoxetine and low level of alcohol.
Should more have been done to save Lord Milo Douglas? — (Daily Telegraph)Monday, May 30th, 2011
Taunton man ruled ‘dangerous’ for 2 counts of attempted murder — (The Taunton Gazette)Tuesday, April 12th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Man in withdrawal attacks 2 women
Whatever Happened to. . .a widow’s suit against Fairview Park after an officer shot and killed her golf club-wielding husband in 2005? — (The Plain Dealer)Sunday, March 27th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Therapist has bad reaction to antidepressant, goes on destructuve rampage, wife calls police, he threatens officer with golf club, is shot and killed.
Vacaville teen suspected in rape and stabbing attack will be tried as adult — (The Reporter)Saturday, March 26th, 2011SSRI Ed note: "ADHD" teen on antidepressants (& probably stimulants) breaks into house, rapes girl, stabs baby, goes to sleep at scene, is tried as adult.
Former Judge Bob Downing explains episode that led to his resignation — (The Advocate)Monday, March 14th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Appeal judge takes Lexapro, stops taking it, becomes manic, is diagnosed bipolar, spends money wildly, alienates everyone, has to resign from bench.
Update: Second day of sentencing phase in Hilton trial under way — (Tallahassee.com)Friday, February 18th, 2011
Bipolar man shot to death by cops off his meds — (CTV News)Monday, December 13th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Unarmed man advises spychiatrist he is suffering bad reaction, has stopped meds for "bipolar", has incident at bus stop, shot and killed by police. No charges.
Counsellor's tale: pill led to backside 'kiss' — (Sydney Morning Herald)Monday, August 23rd, 2010
NOLAN v. STATE — (Court of Appeals of Mississippi)Wednesday, May 26th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Man on Paxil does badly, Doc switches him to Zoloft, adds Klonapin and Seroquel when he becomes psychotic. Man then kills his father.
Coroner's jury rules cause of death of man shot by Taser 'undetermined' — (The State Journal-Register)Thursday, March 4th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Man on Prozac, Wellbutrin breaks into neighbours' home, beats a woman, is subdued, dies en route to hospital.
Man kills father under influence of prescription antidepressant — (Kennebec Journal)Saturday, October 31st, 2009SSRI Ed note: Man resists Trazodone says it's dangerous, makes him violent, he is ignored, injected. Has psychotic episode, kills father, assaults mother. Found guilty.
JetBlue manager sentenced to 3 years for embezzling — (Richmond Times-Dispatch)Wednesday, July 15th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Woman, formerly of "high moral character" takes Zoloft, embezzles money from employer for 2 years, gets 100 years in prison. Mental illness defense fails.
Ex-Nets star Jayson Williams possessed dangerous mix of psychiatric drugs—(Daily News)Wednesday, April 29th, 2009
MTA, ADHD, Ritalin, and Pediatric Psychiatry: How Science Screwed My Kids—(ecochildsplay.com)Friday, April 10th, 2009
Santa Clara County jails cut off prescription-drug pipeline—(mercurynews.com)Monday, April 6th, 2009
Making Hospital Music was Good medicine. Making Hospital Music just about killed Matthew Good — (The Calgary Herald)Monday, March 2nd, 2009SSRI Ed note: Musician taking antidepressants not aware that they cause "bipolar", a fact since exposed by Robert Whitaker in "Anatomy of an Epidemic".
Test results indicate Richardson not legally intoxicated — (The Breckenridge American)Friday, February 20th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Man on Celexa, no alcohol, gets into altercation with police who kill him.
Witnesses say Flores deliberately aimed pistol at police officers — (Lubbock Avalanche-Journal)Wednesday, February 18th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants, sleeping pills and alcohol engages in standoff with police, points gun, is shot, charged.
The boy whose gift became a curse: How does a child genius from a loving family fall into a spiral of mental illness, addiction and finally suicide? [the answer = psych meds] — (The Telegraph)Monday, February 16th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Brilliant child given ritalin, other psych meds, incl antidepressants; they cause addiction and serious mental illness (typical), he dies by suicide at 25.
Life for man who stabbed wife more than 500 times — (Wirral Globe)Thursday, February 5th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepresssants, married 18 years, suffers delerium, stabs wife 176 times, she dies, then stabs himself. Afterwards he is "bewildered", no memory.
No jail for mother in wild party — (The Philadelphia Inquirer)Wednesday, January 14th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Mom on new antidepressant allows friend to try to seduce teeange friends of her 16-yr-old son. She is charged, gets probation.