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Mark Drybrough

William Melchert-Dinkel

Judge: Free Speech No Defense For Urging Suicide

Freedom of speech is no defense for a former nurse who engaged in “lethal advocacy” when he encouraged an English man and Canadian woman to kill themselves after searching for depressed people over the Internet, a Minnesota judge said in delivering a guilty verdict against the man.

03/16/2011

William Melchert-Dinkel

Moms Hail Guilty Verdicts Against Minn. Ex-Nurse

Two mothers are welcoming the guilty verdicts against a Minnesota ex-nurse accused of seeking depressed people online and encouraging two people to kill themselves.

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