The Not Guilty By Reason of Insanity (NGRI) finding doesn’t occur as often as the media would have us believe.
“The gap between writing with hatred and writing with mindfulness and altruism is really wide.” A discussion of the nuances of that gap.
Jurors will likely be presented with conflicting notions of sanity and insanity. And they will be forced to confront widely held cultural assumptions about mental illness and violence.
Would we even talk about it if there were?
If the unimaginable occurred, would you support the death penalty?
Nicole Johnson always thought Christian Bale was an outstanding actor, but after watching this CNN video, she thinks Christian is a class act.
This is a comment by Sister of Bipolar Brother on the post “The Evil That Men Do—James Holmes, Aurora Colorado and Mental Illness”.
After one of the deadliest shootings in United States history, Americans are doing what we do best in the wake of a tragedy: giving to those in need and believing in the goodness of others.
Are we, as a society, feeding into what may have been Holmes’ ultimate plan – to become The Joker and gain notoriety?
Trending on Twitter: Shoutouts to the 3 men who died protecting others in the Aurora shootings.
We have all kinds of theories about inner city violence, gang murders and the like, but what about these “lone wolf” killers, many of whom have no prior record of criminal behavior at all?
How do we teach our children the value of other peoples’ lives, no matter how different or unattached they might feel? A mother responds to the shooting in Aurora, Colorado.
A shooting in Colorado leaves 12 dead, many more wounded (including a three month old baby). Josh Bowman tries to understand how something this tragic could happen.