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Michelle Carter Wants Charges Dropped
The attorney for an 18-year Massachusetts teen accused of encouraging her boyfriend to commit suicide has asked a judge to dismiss the charges against her because prosecutors are "trying to apply manslaughter to speech." Joseph Cataldo, attorney for Michelle Carter, said his client is not responsible for the death of Conrad Roy III. "It was his plan," Cataldo told the judge. "He is someone who caused his own death." Read more...