Posts Tagged ‘suicide’
Kathryn Everest: “It’s very difficult to get suicide as the official manner of death unless a parent gives permission. And with the stigma of suicide, and in some cases religious beliefs of the parent or parents, there are probably a number of deaths by suicide that are ruled as accidental deaths.” Photo by Ryan Burger.

Suicide Prevention 101

Too many Tarrant County kids are taking their own lives say social workers.
Peter Gorman
Teen, preteen, and young adult suicides: It’s a topic that crops up now and then in news cycles but one that should be getting a lot more attention, say several Tarrant County social workers and counselors, because it’s mor...

Ted Pillsbury’s Death Reported As Suicide

Jeff Prince
Former Kimbell Museum Director Edmund P. “Ted” Pillsbury apparently committed suicide, according to a Dallas Morning News article that went up on the paper’s web site today. Kaufman County Sheriff David Byrnes refused to ...

A Break in the Wall

The Federal Bureau of Prisons seldom loses when a prisoner’s family tries to take it to court to right some wrong. Two weeks ago it did.

Suicide Girls

The Show
The Suicide Girls are a nationwide group, like the Red Hat Society or Rotary Club, but one whose mission is to torpedo the popular perception that to be beautiful, young women must look like supermodels, tall and skinny, with g...