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Aiding Suicides

William Melchert-Dinkel

Nurse Gets 360 Days In Jail For Aiding Suicides

A former Minnesota nurse convicted of aiding two suicides via online postings was sentenced to 360 days in jail Wednesday.

05/04/2011

William Melchert-Dinkel

Ex-Nurse To Appeal Aiding Suicides Conviction

A former nurse accused of seeking out depressed people online and encouraging two to kill themselves was found guilty Tuesday of aiding the suicides of an English man and Canadian woman.

03/15/2011

William Melchert-Dinkel

Judge: Faribault Man Guilty Of Aiding Online Suicides

A Minnesota man accused of seeking depressed people online and encouraging two to kill themselves has been found guilty of aiding the suicides of an English man and Canadian woman.

03/15/2011

William Melchert-Dinkel

Prosecutors: Minn. Man ‘Hunted’ Suicidal Victims

A judge will decide if a former nurse encouraged two people to commit suicide after talking to them on the Internet. Both sides met Thursday in a Rice County courtroom to give their final arguments.

02/24/2011

William Melchert-Dinkel

Man In Aiding-Suicide Case Waives Jury Trial

A former Minnesota nurse accused of going online and encouraging two people to kill themselves is maintaining his innocence, but has decided to give up his right to a jury trial.

02/04/2011

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Judge Won’t Block Aiding-Suicide Case

A former Minnesota nurse who prosecutors say sought out depressed people in Internet chat rooms and encouraged two of them to kill themselves won’t get his case dismissed on free speech grounds, a judge ruled Tuesday.

11/09/2010

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