Archive for Wyoming (WY)

Brian Laundrie Was Prescribed Medication For Mental Illness Before Gabby Petito’s Death — But Refused To Take It — (Your Tango)
SSRI 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.
Too much, too young? One in three Wyoming foster care children prescribed psychotropic drugs — (The Billings Gazette)
SSRI Ed note: Teen who suffered abuse, neglect as a boy given psychotropic drugs instead of useful guidance for years. Foster kids given more drugs than others.
Death of Lander man May 28th ruled accidental combination of drugs, alcohol — (County 10)
25 Year Old Woman Attempts Suicide on Zoloft
VAN DYKE v. U.S. — (Leagle)
SSRI Ed note: Widow claims VA nurse owed her a duty of care to warn re: suicidality when she reported husband's reaction to Paxil, 2 weeks before his suicide. Court agrees.
Cheyenne woman took opiates, morphine before she killed husband, son — (Wyoming Tribune Eagle)
Former Highway Patrol Trooper Kidnaps Man & Plans to Kill Him But Changes His Mind
Former Highway Patrol Trooper Kidnaps Man & Plans to Kill Him But Changes His Mind
‘The medication had to play a part in it’ — (The Pinedale Roundup)
SSRI Ed note: Happy young man with plans is prescribed Paxil, dies by suicide. Everyone shocked, this is completely unlike him.
Lovell murder-suicide shatters 2 families — (Wounded Times)
SSRI Ed note: Soldier on Paxil argues with wife, kills them both, orphaning 2 children.
New trial ordered in ’03 vehicle homicide case — (Casper Star-Tribune)
Pilot medicated in fatal Cody crash — (Billings Gazette)
SSRI Ed note: Pilot on Zoloft flying in difficult conditions displays poor judgement, crashes plane and dies.
NTSB Releases Final Report On Tragic Hughes Racer Crash — (AERO News Network)
SSRI Ed note: Talented aircraft builder and pilot takes Zoloft, flies plane with improperly mounted propeller, crashes and dies.
Plane crash blamed on error, drug — (The Billings Gazette)
SSRI Ed note: Experienced but impaired pilot taking Effexor, benadryl (like an SSRI) drinks, flies too low and slow, crashes plane and dies.
‘Four people dead is four too many’ — (The Guardian)