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Suicide Evidence Mounts In Bland Jail Death

While Sandra Bland’s family maintains that the woman found dead in a Texas jail cell would not have taken her own life, authorities are pointing to mounting evidence that they say shows she hanged herself.

07/24/2015

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DA: It’s Too Early To Know How Woman Died In Texas Jail Cell

A Texas prosecutor says the death of a black woman whose family disputes authorities’ finding that she hanged herself in a jail cell is being examined as thoroughly as a murder investigation.

07/21/2015

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Senate Mandates Suicide Prevention Training For Texas Teachers

The Texas Senate has voted to require public school teachers to undergo two hours of annual training on suicide prevention.

05/12/2015

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Parents Rallying At McKinney School Agree Bullying Is Complicated

Parents rallied Thursday to stop the kind of bullying many believe led a McKinney teen to take his own life last week.

CBS 11–04/09/2015

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Anti-Bullying Rallies Planned In McKinney To Remember Suicide Victim

Friends and family of a McKinney teen who committed suicide are coming together to take a stand against bullying, which they say may have driven the boy to take his own life.

04/07/2015

Jordan Sharifi (Photo: Collin County Sheriff's Department)

McKinney Teen Arrested In Connection With Friend’s Suicide

McKinney police have arrested the 17-year old friend of a McKinney Boyd high school student who committed suicide.

CBS 11–04/06/2015

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Teen Arrested In Connection With Suicide Of McKinney Teen

A teen has been arrested in connection with the suicide of a McKinney High School student.

04/06/2015

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Garland PD Investigate Possible Murder-Suicide At Assisted Living Facility

Garland police say two elderly people were shot to death in what’s believed to be a murder suicide at an assisted living facility.

03/03/2015

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Killeen: Fort Hood Soldier Fatally Shoots 3, Kills Self

A Central Texas soldier has been blamed for killing his wife and two other people, wounding another person then taking his own life in an off-post dispute.

02/24/2015

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Robin Williams’ Wife, Children Fight Over His Estate

Robin Williams’ children and wife have gone to court in a fight over the late comedian’s estate.

02/02/2015

Mohammed Anderson (credit: Dallas Police Department)

Dallas Police Look For Missing Suicidal Man

Authorities in Dallas are searching for a missing 22-year-old man who is believed to be suicidal. Mohammed Anderson has not been seen since late Sunday night.

01/19/2015

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Colleyville Cop Shoots At Man With Knife

A police officer in Colleyville on Friday morning shot at a man wielding a butcher knife and threatening to commit suicide. The man’s current condition is not known.

01/09/2015

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