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Study: Suicide Rates Fell In States Where Medical Marijuana Is Legal

A recently conducted study indicates a relationship between decreasing suicide rates and the legalization of medical marijuana in some states.

02/05/2014

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FBI Releases Updated Timeline Of AK Serial Killer

The FBI released an updated timeline of travels and crimes by Israel Keyes, a confessed Alaska serial killer who is believed to have killed 11 people before committing suicide in his jail cell last year.

CBS Seattle–08/13/2013

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Area Residents Push For Barrier At ‘Suicide Bridge’

On a sunny January afternoon, 12 stories above a busy street, a newly engaged 19-year-old woman jumped to her death from a spectacular arch bridge west of downtown Portland. Last month, in the middle of the night, a 40-year-old man did the same. Last week, yet another person — a 15-year-old girl — plunged from the span.

06/09/2013

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Ore. Police: Man Kills Himself After Traffic Stop

Oregon State Police say a man fatally shot and killed himself Sunday afternoon following a traffic stop on Highway 126 west of Eugene.

03/31/2013

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Man Commits Suicide At Bellevue Gun-Safety Class

Police are investigating after a 50-year-old man committed suicide during a gun-safety class at a Bellevue shooting range.

03/14/2013

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Rapper Live-Tweets His Suicide

Freddy E, a popular Seattle based rapper has died over the weekend in an apparent suicide.

01/09/2013

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Seattle Rapper Freddy e. Dies In Apparent Suicide

The King County medical examiner’s office says Seattle hip-hop artist Freddy E has died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

CBS Seattle–01/07/2013

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‘Three Cups Of Tea’ Co-Author Relin Dies At 49

David Oliver Relin, the co-author of the best-selling book “Three Cups of Tea,” died in Oregon, authorities said. He was 49.

12/03/2012

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‘Sons of Anarchy’ Actor Kills Self; Suspected of Killing Woman

“Sons of Anarchy” actor Johnny Lewis plunged to his death in a driveway after apparently killing his landlady and attacking neighbors near Hollywood, police said Thursday.

09/27/2012

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Father Suspected In Oregon Murder-Suicide Deaths

An Oregon man shot and killed his estranged wife and their two children at his home on the Fourth of July before killing himself, police said Thursday. Court records show the woman had sought to keep her husband away from the kids because she considered him dangerous.

07/05/2012

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