Brian Laundrie Was Prescribed Medication For Mental Illness Before Gabby Petito’s Death — But Refused To Take It — (Your Tango)Thursday, October 7th, 2021SSRI Ed note: Man stops taking anti-anxiety medication, murders wife on road trip, returns home, dies by suicide. News blames mental illness, not taking meds.
Who Is Zephen Xaver? 21-Year-Old Accused of Killing 5 at SunTrust Bank Had ‘Fascination With Death’ — (Newsweek)Thursday, January 24th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Man with past "troubles"/time in psychiatric facility (so 100% he took taken psych meds some time) is obsessed with death, violence, shoots + kills 5 at bank.
PD: Florida Man Stabbed His Mother and Her Husband 18 Times in Bridgewater, Mass. — (NECN)Monday, December 17th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Man on psych meds stabs parents in the middle of the night.
Jacksonville shooter had history of mental illness, Katz was in treatment at least as early as age 12 — (News 4 Jax)Tuesday, August 28th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Man on Risperdal, Lexapro, drugged since age of 12, opens fire at e-sports tournament, killing 2, wounding 10, dies by suicide. Mental illness blamed.
Red flags: The troubled path of accused Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz — (The Washington Post)Saturday, March 10th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Adopted teen loses parents, given psych drugs for years, collects guns, exhibits serious odd, antisocial behaviour, kills 17 at former school.
Autopsy: Roy Halladay had 3 drugs in his system during plane crash — (The Philly Voice)Friday, January 19th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Baseball hall of fame pitcher takes Prozac, Ambien, other meds, does dangerous, illegal "hotdog" maneuvres in his new aircraft, dies in crash. Everyone shocked.
Doctor doubled girl’s antidepressant dosage before she live-streamed her suicide — (10tv)Thursday, January 26th, 2017SSRI Ed note: Doctor doubles dosage of Zoloft for abused teen in foster care, a month later she live-streams her suicide on Facebook. Pfizer blames inadequate monitoring.
Family: Shooting suspect ‘lost his mind’ after tour in Iraq — (CBS Miami)Saturday, January 7th, 2017SSRI Ed note: Iraq vet feels bad, gets psychiatric treatment, "loses his mind", has hallucinations, hopitalized, released, opens fire at airpost killing 5, wounding 8.
DeLand man guilty in strangling, stabbing death of girlfriend — (Daytona Beach News-Journal)Thursday, December 15th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Man in Adderall withdrawal, recently started Zoloft, "snaps" during argument with girlfriend, strangles, stabs her to death. Involuntary intox argument fails.
Florida Court Rules Physician May Be Liable in Suicide — (Medscape)Friday, August 26th, 2016SSRI Ed note: G.P. prescribes Effexor, woman does not feel right on it, advises GP, he changes to Lexapro without seeing her, she dies by suicide. Husband sues.
Orlando shooter was body builder, reportedly bipolar — (Macleans)Sunday, June 12th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Man, history of violence, steroid user,"bipolar", worried he is psychotic, researches psych meds 3 weeks before shooting 103 at Orlando nightclub, killing 50.
Testimony focuses on drug use in Buendia attempted murder trial — (Bay News 9)Monday, October 5th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man on 13 drugs charged with attempted murder
Navy vet gets life in prison after plea in pregnant wife’s slaying — (Orlando Sentinel)Monday, September 28th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man with no history of violence takes antidepressants, "just snaps", kills wife and unborn twin sons.
‘Queen of Versailles’ Star Victoria Siegel’s Autopsy Shows She Died of Methadone and Sertraline Toxicity — (Eton Line)Wednesday, July 29th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Teen "battling an addiction to prescription medication", on sertraline/Zoloft, methadone dies from overdose of these meds.
Edward Covington, who killed his girlfriend and her two children, sentenced to death — (Tampa Bay Times)Friday, May 29th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man on psychoactive meds since childhood kills and dismembers woman and her 2 kids, talks to corpse, then hides in closet wearing only underwear.
Lexapro Maker Must Face Claims Tied to Suicide — (Courthouse News Service)Wednesday, April 8th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Woman has akathisia on Paxil, switched to Lexapro, gets worse, dies by suicide. Forest motion arguing preemption is denied.
American tragedy: At least 50% of police shooting victims struggled with mental illness — (Daily Kos)Sunday, April 5th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Police officers too often feel justified in slaughtering people diagnosed with mental illness.
Solvay Pharma Must Face Bribery Claims — (Courthouse News Service)Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
VA responsible for vet’s suicide — (Military Times)Sunday, January 18th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Veterans Affairs continues to use combinations of SSRIs and neuroleptics to treat PTSD despite the many suicides that result.
Bright colors celebrate life of girl tossed from bridge — (USA TODAY)Wednesday, January 14th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man on Zoloft, other meds acts strangely, is chased by police, stops on bridge and throws his adored daughter off it. Wife blames bipolar,
FSU Shooter Myron May Left Message: ‘I Do Not Want to Die in Vain’ — (NBC News)Saturday, November 22nd, 2014SSRI Ed note: Successful, popular self-made lawyer takes Wellbutrin, Vyvanse, becomes paranoid, delusional, shoots, kills 3 at Florida State, killed by police.
Surviving daughter in Port Orange family shooting wakes from coma — (Daytona Beach News-Journal)Friday, November 14th, 2014
Boynton Beach I-95 suicide victim had kratom in his system, tests confirm — (Palm Beach Post)Wednesday, October 1st, 2014SSRI Ed note: Man, 20, taking antidepressants, becomes addicted to kratom, commits suicide. His mum does not realize that SSRIs cause addiction and suicidality.
Nick Cutter’s Death Exposes Neglect Scandal at Miami VA Hospital — (Miami New Times)Thursday, July 31st, 2014
DUI Defense Against Xanax, Lexapro, and Other Meds — (Florida Litigation Attorneys)Wednesday, May 14th, 2014
Justin Bieber arrested for drag-racing DUI: Did weed, alcohol & antidepressants — (The Examiner)Thursday, January 23rd, 2014SSRI Ed note: Singer taking combination of drugs, including andidepressant, shows poor judgement
Medicare plans could limit antidepressant coverage — (Sun Sentinal)Friday, January 17th, 2014
Fla. mom, teen kids dead in apparent murder-suicide — (CBS)Wednesday, January 15th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Divorcing mom on antidepressants drinks wine, kills her teenage kids and herself.
McCoy v State of Florida: Death sentence upheld — (FindLaw)Thursday, December 19th, 2013
Tyler Hadley’s Killer Party — (Rolling Stone)Wednesday, December 18th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Teen on Hydroxyzine and Celexa murders his parents and throws a huge party as they lie dead upstairs. Says would not have happened without meds.
Pamela Brooks not under influence of illicit drugs or alcohol when she killed daughter and herself — (Palm Beach Post)Thursday, October 24th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Woman on Prozac stabs daughter, 10 to death then stabs herself 150 times in murder-suicide.
Tampa man poisoned his disabled girlfriend, detectives say — (Tampa Tribune)Friday, September 20th, 2013
Sister of Dreyfoos suspect: ‘I pray to God that he comes forward’ — (Palm Beach Post)Friday, June 21st, 2013SSRI Ed note: Man behaves strangely, is wanted for workplace shootings, sister is worried because of his medication for depression.
Resigned Detention Deputy Arrested After Investigation — (Polk County Sheriff's Office)Wednesday, February 27th, 2013
Army mom: Military suicides ‘out of control’ — (Army Times)Sunday, November 25th, 2012
Pilot dies in single-engine plane crash at St. Petersburg's Albert Whitted Airport — (Tampa Bay Times)Wednesday, August 1st, 2012
Deciding to Live: Shauna's story of depression, suicides, healing — (Florida Times-Union)Thursday, July 12th, 2012
Jailhouse Calls of Trayvon Shooter George Zimmerman Released — (The Daily Beast)Monday, June 18th, 2012
Jacksonville couple killed in murder-suicide remembered for affectionate walks — (Florida Times-Union)Monday, May 14th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Happily married senior loses job, takes antidepressants, is "stressed out", shoots, kills husband and self. Neighbours astounded.
Second Zoloft trial over suicide starts next week — (Legal Newsline)Friday, April 13th, 2012
College suicide: Second-leading cause of student death hits home in Southwest Florida — (Naples Daily News)Sunday, January 1st, 2012SSRI Ed note: Teen on antidepressants 5 yrs, recognizing brain damage & desperate to quit them, and young woman prescribed antidepressants two months prior, die by suicide.
Drowning ruled a suicide— (News Herald)Friday, October 21st, 2011
Chronic Depression Interrupts Classes — (The Famuan)Friday, October 7th, 2011
Cops: Mother Crashes Car With Kids, Drugs Could Be Cause — (wftv.com)Saturday, July 30th, 2011
Jury convicts ex-Miami Beach cop of attempted murder — (Miami Herald)Sunday, May 29th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Man who shoots wife who is leaving him, and her boyfriend, pleads insanity. Experts at trial disagree whether medication a factor in his behaviour.
NTSB Cites Pilot Error for 2011 Z Islander Apartments Plane Crash — (KBTX.com)Saturday, May 28th, 2011
NASA Engineer Leaps off Tower: Had the Delusion, While He was on A/D's, That He Was Going BlindWednesday, May 4th, 2011
Autopsy of School Board Shooter Released: Celexa Found: Shooter Killed HimselfWednesday, April 13th, 2011
Man Drowns in Pond While Escaping from Police: Could Swim: Probable SuicideMonday, March 21st, 2011
Man Tries to Rob Police Officer: Is Killed by Officer: Out of Character Behavior for RobberTuesday, March 15th, 2011