Eugene Volokh Talks to New York Times on Case of Teen Accused of Aiding Boyfriend's Suicide

Professor Eugene Volokh spoke with the New York Times about the case of 20 year old Michelle Carter who encouraged her boyfriend to commit suicide through a series of text messages. The case has caused controversy due to the uncertainty of whether or not Ms. Carter's words actually led her boyfriend, Conrad Roy, to commit suicide. Volokh said, "It’s very rare to have the situation where it seems that someone is trying to deliberately encourage someone to commit suicide."

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