Oklahoma woman arrested after allegedly stabbing infant — (Stillwater News-Press)Thursday, August 20th, 2020SSRI Ed note: New mom recently diagnosed with post-partum depression (= antidepressants) stabs husband and baby.
‘He was afraid’: Mother seeks answers after her mentally ill son is shot dead by police — (Yahoo)Monday, June 12th, 2017SSRI Ed note: Man diagnosed schizoid and bipolar stops meds, has manic episode, is shot and killed by police.
Tulsa Police: Woman Tries To Kill Her 2 Kids, Calls Them Cannibals — (News9 Oklahoma)Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016SSRI Ed note: Woman in withdrawal from antidepressant decides her children are cannibals, tries to burn them to death in their apartment. They are rescued, she is charged.
Drug Pipe Found in Truck That Killed Four Ball Players — (Bloomberg)Thursday, November 19th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Driver taking Trazodone and Zoloft hits bus, investigation focuses on marijuana.
Oklahoma labor commissioner stabbed to death in OKC— (News OK)Monday, August 24th, 2015
Solvay Pharma Must Face Bribery Claims — (Courthouse News Service)Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
Lawton police shooting justified; man answered door with a gun — (The Oklahoman)Sunday, September 14th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Decorated army veteran calls police about vandals in his driveway, tells them he has a gun, they arrive and kill him. D.A. decides shooting justified.
Baffling Rise in Suicides Plagues the U.S. Military — (New York Times)Wednesday, May 15th, 2013
Mental Illness in Homicide-Suicide: A Review — (Journal of the American Acadamy of Psychiatry and the Law)Sunday, December 2nd, 2012SSRI Ed note: 30 studies reviewed, find mental illness a factor in 2,431 murder-suicides, mostly depression. Meds an obvious confounding variable not noticed by researchers.
Oklahoma County jury recommends life without parole for Wayne Roger Smith — (News OK)Saturday, September 17th, 2011
Former Krebs councilman pleads no contest — (McAlester News-Capital)Thursday, September 1st, 2011
Midwest City teen who hacked grandparents to death pleads guilty to murder, arson — (NewsOK)Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011SSRI Ed note: Teen on antidepressants has medication adjusted due to aggression, hacks grandparents to death with machete, kills dog and sets house on fire. Gets life.
Woman Allegedly Kills Cat For Lady Gaga Concert Outfit — (Free Republic)Friday, April 15th, 2011
Mother Throws 8 Year Old to the Ground and Bites him BadlyWednesday, March 16th, 2011
Bartlesville Woman To Stand Trial In Death Of Her Ten-Day-Old Baby — (NewsOn6.com)Thursday, March 10th, 2011SSRI Ed note: New mom on many medications including antidepressants puts baby in washing machine, baby drowns. Mom charged. Mental state an issue.
Students treated after overdose of anti-depressants — (The Enid News and Eagle)Tuesday, January 11th, 2011
Middle School Student Loses Consciousness After Taking AntidepressantTuesday, January 11th, 2011
22 Year Old Woman Shoots HerselfTuesday, October 26th, 2010
Woman Made Two Suicide Attempts While Taking Wellbutrin, A.K.A as Zyban, To Quit SmokingThursday, September 23rd, 2010
Man Kills Best Friend: Given Death Sentence Waives Appeals: Expert Testifies On CelexaMonday, July 19th, 2010
Creek County Mother Found Dead On Side Of The Road — (Newson6.com)Monday, May 24th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Mom of 2, 26, stops taking antidepressants, becomes suicidal, drinks, kills herself by jumping out of moving truck.
Pilots in crash may have been impaired — (Tulsa World)Thursday, March 4th, 2010
Physician Murders His 9 Year Old SonWednesday, November 18th, 2009
Woman Kills NurseSaturday, November 7th, 2009
Man Gets 30 Years in Prison for KidnappingFriday, November 6th, 2009
22 Year Old Woman Kills Self: Mother Goes on a Campaign to Warn About SuicideSunday, October 4th, 2009
Soldier in Iraq From Oklahoma Kills HimselfSaturday, August 22nd, 2009
Pharmacist Kills Robber: Goes for Overkill: Charged with MurderMonday, July 27th, 2009
Man Shot to Death in NW Oklahoma City Identified—(newson6.com)Sunday, April 19th, 2009
Court date moved for man accused of manslaughter — (The Examiner-Enterprise)Friday, February 20th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Man on Zyprexa, Ambien, Prozac + Wellbutrin is seriusly impaired, drives, speeds, causes a car crash, killing a woman.
The First Federal Paxil Birth Defect Case Has Been Set For Trial — (DrugSettlement.com)Wednesday, October 1st, 2008SSRI Ed note: Family attempts to sue SmithKlineBeecham for heart defects in their infant caused by Paxil. The case eventually settles.
Investigator says death a suicide — (Tahlequah Daily Press)Friday, June 6th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Older woman, prescribed antidepressant after husband dies, shoots herself.
Expert: Antidepressant behind Purcell murder — (The Norman Transcript)Friday, February 29th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man takes Lexapro and starts to have bizarre, horrible fantasies including cannibalism, kills a 10-yr-old girl, sexually assaults, plans to eat her.
Manslaughter charges filed — (Bartsville Examiner-Enterprise)Wednesday, January 24th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Man taking Zyprexa, Ambien, Prozac and Wellbutrin drives, speeds, hits another car right off the road, killing a woman. Is clearly impaired.
OSU’s Sutton charged with aggravated DUI — (Houston Chronicle)Friday, February 17th, 2006SSRI Ed note: Long-time university basketball coach takes Effexor, drinks too much and drives, causes accident.
Tulsa Killer Faces Thursday Execution — (KOTV)Thursday, August 11th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants, alcohol kills 4 people, sentenced to death, Oklahoma refuses to acknowledge role of medication, refuses to commute death sentence.
Statement of Stefanie E. Pelkey — (House Committee on Veteran’s Affairs)Monday, July 25th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Widow of Iraq vet testifies how PTSD caused husband's suicide, his loss of sexual function, depression, confusion etc (all well-known antidepressant effects).
‘Why?’ the big question after suicide — (Brownwood Bulletin)Wednesday, June 29th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Man in happy family takes antidepressants, medication is changed, he drives to another state and shoots himself.
We asked and you answered — (Native Times)Wednesday, May 25th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Man asks newspaper to explore his situation in which use of antidepressants led to a prison sentence. This is an issue for all Americans.
Pageant Queen Shares Testimony And Advocates Understanding Of Mental Illness — (Christian News Today)Saturday, April 2nd, 2005SSRI Ed note: New mom gets antidepressants for insomnia, becomes psychotic, suicidal. Postpartum depression blamed.
Man dies as result of shooting, wife improving — (The Daily Ardmoreite)Thursday, March 10th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Recently divorced man on antidepressants attempts murder-suicide, shoots his ex-wife, wounding her, and kills himself.
Jury Delivers Guilty Verdict — (Sequoyah County Times)Friday, March 4th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Mom on antidepressants attempts murder suicide with 6-yr-old son, she overdoses but does not die. Charged, found guilty. Life without parole recommended.
Man Accused Of Road Rage Killing Pleads Not Guilty — (KOCO.com)Friday, January 14th, 2005SSRI Ed note: Man taking antidepressants shoots and kills another motorist in a road rage incident.
County man to face trial in Norman ‘road rage’ case — (Shawnee News-Star)Wednesday, November 24th, 2004SSRI Ed note: Man starts taking Paxil, shoots and kills another motorist at point-blank range in a road rage incident.
70-yr-old culprit in murder-suicide — (KFOR4)Friday, November 12th, 2004SSRI Ed note: Man, 70, takes antidepressants, no longer acts "normal", decapitates wife and drowns himself.
Trouble led man to kill, friend says — (NewsOK.com)Saturday, March 13th, 2004SSRI Ed note: Man in withdrawal commits murder-suicide
Heavener Man Charged with Domestic Abuse — (Times-Record)Tuesday, September 16th, 2003SSRI Ed note: Man in antidepressant withdrawal becomes destructive and abusive.
DOBBS v. WYETH PHARMACEUTICALS — (UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT)Sunday, December 15th, 2002SSRI Ed note: Man commits suicide on Effexor and Lexapro, lawsuit against Forest and Wyeth for failure to warn fails on a technicality.
BA man charged in stabbings — (Tulsa World)Saturday, October 19th, 2002
Killings spotlight domestic violence — (The Daily Oklahoman)Sunday, August 26th, 2001