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Carter Appeals Conviction
BOSTON (AP) _ A young Massachusetts woman who as a teenager sent her boyfriend text messages urging him to kill himself before he did so has asked the state's highest court to overturn her involuntary manslaughter conviction.
Michelle Carter's lawyers say in the Feb...
Fall River Man Sentenced
A Fall River man will serve time in state prison after pleading guilty to charges that he raped a female juvenile victim that he met online, Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz announced Monday.
Carter Sentenced
TAUNTON — The Massachusetts woman convicted of involuntary manslaughter for urging her boyfriend to kill himself is being sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison, with part of that time being suspended.
Judge Lawrence Moniz sentenced Michelle Carter to the two-and-a-half year sentence, with 15 mo…
Friend: Carter Said Roy’s Suicide Was Her Fault
TAUNTON (AP) — A friend of a Massachusetts woman charged with using text messages to encourage her boyfriend to kill himself said in court the woman told her, "It's my fault."
Michelle Carter is charged with manslaughter in the July 2014 death of 18-year-old Conrad Roy II…
Text Message Trial
Boston (AP) - Lawyers for a Massachusetts woman charged with involuntary manslaughter for sending her boyfriend text messages encouraging him to take his own life have asked a judge to suppress statements she made to police.
The Boston Globe reports the request was among almost two dozen motions…
Michelle Carter
Massachusetts' highest court is set to hear arguments in the case of a teenager charged with involuntary manslaughter for allegedly sending her boyfriend dozens of text messages encouraging him to kill himself.
Social Media Trend Asks for Justice for Conrad Roy
Facebook and Twitter were both seeing the trending hashtag #JusticeForConrad across the social media platforms on Friday, as people across the world were posting it in honor of the late Conrad Roy and to show their disgust at some of the text messages that have been released between Roy and Michelle…
Missing Text Messages
A phone company official testifying in Aaron Hernandez's murder trial says several text messages the former NFL player exchanged with a co-defendant before the killing are missing from his phone.
Prosecutor Patrick Bomberg on Friday went through dozens of nondeleted text messages Hernandez excha…