Archive for Bail/parole violation

Marceau inquest: killer’s GP reveals details of medication increase — (New Zealand Herald)
SSRI Ed note: Teen, on citalopram < 1 month, gets dose increase, attempts suicide, stabs woman to death. She had been worried about what he might do, physicians were not.
Sand City shooting: Mother of dead suspect recalls son’s troubles — (Santa Cruz Sentinal)
SSRI Ed note: Woman on drug cocktail including Wellbutrin, $160K in warrants outstanding, shot and killed with her boyfriend in standoff with police outside Target store.
Oklahoma labor commissioner stabbed to death in OKC— (News OK)
Mom desperate to get help for son, Makes multiple attempts to get mental health assessment — (The New Glasgow News)
Gloucester Police/Fire: City man faces domestic assault charges — (Gloucester Times)
Rachael Slack inquest: police failings contributed to deaths, jury finds — (The Guardian)
SSRI Ed note: Man takes antidepressants after relationship break-up, becomes "agitated and anxious", kills former partner and toddler son.
‘I Love You’: What Father Of Two Shouted Before Shooting His Wife And Later Hanging Himself Over Her ‘Affair With Solicitor’ — (Daily Mail)
SSRI Ed note: Man taking steroids and anti-depressants which make him "violent and unpredictable" shoots his wife at her salon then hangs himself in the woods.
Blogging Stanley Cup rioter admits lying to police — (24 Hours Vancouver)
Teen died after breathing tube was removed —(The Shields Gazette)
Christie Marceau’s last plea — (NZ Herald News)
Axe-wielding senior has 58 days left to serve — (The Western Star)
Man Involved With Death Violates Probation And Gets Another Chance — (The Pocomoke Public Eye)
Woman Chases Husband Through Shopping Mall: Uses a Knife: Arrested—(
Court told of shooting threat — (Geelong Advertiser)
SSRI Ed note: Man in 1-day (at least) withdrawal from antidepressants drinks, threatens a civil servant, gets 3 month jail term.
Suicidal B.C. driver kills man in crash — (The Globe and Mail)
SSRI Ed note: Man on valium, antidepressants for 7 yrs splits with wife, violates order not to contact her, remains depressed, commits suicide in head-on car crash.
Purvis case remanded again — (The Northumberland News)
SSRI Ed note: Man starts antidepressant, drives dangerously and erratically, is charged with impaired driving.
Depression led to “nasty assault” — (Shetland News)
SSRI Ed note: Man given antidepressants by MD to help him deal with business problems drinks, becomes violent, assaults his date.
Dallas child molester going back to prison — (The Dallas Morning News)
SSRI Ed note: Child molester on Wellbutrin violates terms of parole, psychologist acknowledges med can make a person act on whatever thought enters his head.
SLC man gets probation in air-rage incident — (Salt Lake Tribune)
SSRI Ed note: Man on two antidepressants demands alcohol on airline, appears intoxicated. Air rage incident, plane is diverted.
TOGUCHI v. SOON HWANG CHUNG (Doctor who kills man with prescription drugs not held responsible for his death) – (United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit)
SSRI Ed note: Man stops taking prescribed Seroquel, Klonopine, Tranxene, Zoloft, behaves strangely. Dr. adds two drugs, he dies of drug toxicity. Dr escapes blame.
Jury selection begins in Navy hero’s robbery trial — (Star-Tribune)
SSRI Ed note: Navy hero has PSRD, takes medication, disappears with son before scheduled trial for armed robbery of a credit union.
Invisible Pain — (San Jose Mercury News)
SSRI Ed note: Football player has bad reaction to depression meds.
SSRI Ed note: Paranoid man on Prozac jumps bail
Warrant Issued for Physician — (The Arizona Republic)
SSRI Ed note: Pediatrician takes antidepressants, is suicidal, has gambling problem, begins to think strangely, disappears.
Man arrested after standoff in Newmarket — (New Hampshire Union Leader)
KFC standoff ends safely — (Cape Cod Times)
State, defense rest in trial of Bangor man Mental health problems, prescription drug use blamed for ’99 standoff with police — (Bangor Daily News)
Dad held in baby’s death had assault history — (St. Petersburg Times)
Trouble trailed murder suspect – An Anoka man charged in two beating deaths had financial and medical problems — (Star Tribune)
Espie: I didn’t do wrong — (The Saginaw News)
Urologist returned to court; Motion to revoke Bina’s bail heard — (Bangor Daily News)