Dakota Theriot’s ex-wife, experts wonder if early mental health treatment would have helped alleged killer — (The Advocate)Saturday, April 6th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Man takes psych drugs on and off for years, suffers severe throught disturbance, kills 5 family members, nobody suspects meds caused his extreme decline.
Kenner police shoot, kill armed man with mental illness after standoff, officials say — (WDSU)Tuesday, January 24th, 2017SSRI Ed note: Man in withdrawal from psych meds threatens police with knives during standoff, they shoot and kill him.
KATRINA BLEW HER OFF COURSE — (The Andalusia Star-News)Saturday, August 29th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Woman who was medicated throughout her childhood/teen years becomes an addict, steals, loses house, kids, gets into rehab, discovers drug free life is better.
Louisiana Gunman’s History Shows Record of Mental Health Issues – Three people were killed, including the alleged shooter; nine others wounded — (Wall Street Journal)Friday, July 24th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man who takes antidepressant intermittently, has a record of rage incidents, shoots and kills 2 and injures 9.
Tulane’s mental health meltdown — (Yahoo News)Friday, April 3rd, 2015SSRI Ed note: Antidepressants now widely available on campus, more students are depressed, anxious, many more suicides, a murder-suicide. Nobody sees a connection.
Solvay Pharma Must Face Bribery Claims — (Courthouse News Service)Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
Terry Bradshaw: Interview with Scott Ross — (CBN.com)Thursday, September 11th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Football player diagnosed and medicated for ADD is diagnosed with serious depression, and treated for that, does not cope, has 3 marriages.
CINDA MCLAUGHLIN v. GLAXOSMITHKLINE, LLC. — (Leagle)Tuesday, May 27th, 2014
Jail policy of letting prisoners self-medicate questioned —(The New Orleans Advocate)Thursday, November 28th, 2013
Prozac and Zyprexa Murdered My Son — (Bryan's Mom)Friday, November 1st, 2013
Louisiana sues Pfizer, saying it misled public about Zoloft — (UPI.com)Wednesday, October 30th, 2013
Baffling Rise in Suicides Plagues the U.S. Military — (New York Times)Wednesday, May 15th, 2013
Speeding results in DWI-2 charge — (The News Star)Tuesday, September 20th, 2011
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.
10 Years Later, Glaxo Still Haunted by Faked Studies of Paxil in Kids — (CBS Money Watch)Thursday, August 19th, 2010
Lawyer Indicted by Feds Over Alleged Threat to CourtFriday, February 5th, 2010
Depressed Man Becomes Anxious, Agitated & Psychotic on Effexor: Hospitalized for One MonthWednesday, February 3rd, 2010
Murder Trial Defense: Intoxication— (The Advocate)Thursday, January 28th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Man hunts down and kills ex-fiancee, attempts to kill neighbour and attempts suicide.
19 Year Old Attempts Suicide: Had Been Diagnosed by Doctor in Ten MinutesTuesday, October 20th, 2009
Former Judge Found Guilty of Using Public FundsWednesday, September 16th, 2009
18 Year Old Shoots DeputyFriday, July 31st, 2009
Murderous voice was Satan, mom said — (houmatoday.com)Monday, May 4th, 2009
Suicide Blamed on Apotex’ Generic Paxil — (The Judicial View)Monday, November 17th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Family of man who died by suicide after taking paroxetine files lawsuit but fails to get expert who could testify that the drug probably caused the suicide.
Airline chase suspect claims post-partum depression — (The New Orleans Advocate)Saturday, August 16th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Mom on Prozac speeds with baby in back seat, drives recklessly, hits another car, throws baby over barrier, caught by police, blames post-partum depression.
Fire district chief enters not guilty plea — (The Shreveport Times)Saturday, April 7th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Fire Chief takes Zoloft, steals government property, tries to hire a hit-man to kill a witness to the crime.
Metairie driver, 31, sentenced in death — (The Times-Picayune)Saturday, September 30th, 2006SSRI Ed note: Man on one, possibly 2 antidepressants drinks, drives recklessly, kills pedestrian.
3-month-old dies after being put in clothes dryer — (The Times-Picayune)Wednesday, December 7th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Mother on antidepressant puts 3-month old son in dryer and kills him. Post-partum depression blamed, potential role of A/D not considered.
Police Officer Shot by Man in 3 Day Effexor Withdrawal — (Shreveport Times)Monday, August 8th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Man in withdrawal from Effexor flies into rage, abuses wife, shoots and kills a policeman, commits suicide.
Depression-awareness campaign aids Bradshaw too — (Chicago Tribune)Friday, October 3rd, 2003SSRI Ed note: Former NFL Quarterback suffered concussions, now has depression and memory loss.
Woman who killed daughter released on probation — (The Town Talk)Friday, July 11th, 2003SSRI Ed note: Mom suffers delirium on Prozac, kills daughter, found insane, locked up for 2 years
Doctor harassed after plea, Family of teen killed seeks tougher charge — (Times-Picayune)Thursday, March 13th, 2003SSRI Ed note: Physician on Celexa drinks, causes car wreck that kills teenager.
East Feliciana jury expected to get case against teen — (The Advocate)Tuesday, June 20th, 2000SSRI Ed note: Teen placed on antidepressants for "depression and his tendency to defy authority" shoots and kills a man 2 month later, tried as adult.
EX-POLICE JUROR PLEADS NO CONTEST — (The Times-Picayune)Friday, February 11th, 2000
Oak Grove native killed after 12-hour standoff with Baltimore police — (The Monroe News-Star)Thursday, September 9th, 1999
COPS DEFEND FATAL SHOOTING OF BELLIGERENT MAN, MOTHER QUESTIONS OFFICER’S ACTIONS — (The Times-Picayune)Friday, August 13th, 1999
RULINGS AGAINST LA., STORE REVERSED $336,000 AWARD IS LOST IN SUICIDE — (The New Orleans Times-Picayune)Saturday, September 13th, 1997