The death of Dale Hausner -- one of the two serial shooters who combined to kill six people in the Valley between 2005 and 2006 -- has been ruled a suicide.According to the Pinal County Medical Examiner, Hausner's cause of death is "amitriptyline intoxication," meaning he overdosed on antidepressant ... More >>
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Brian Willner Brian Willner, the 35-year-old director of the special-education program at Agua Fria High School who was accused of raping a 15-year-old special needs student, has been formally charged with three felonies.Willner was arrested last Monday but was not immediately charged with ... More >>
Brian Willner is accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl with special needs.The Avondale Police Department -- after a two week investigation -- has arrested the director of the Aqua Fria High School's special education program after a 15-year-old student with special needs told her moth ... More >>
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David Nahmod, the San Francisco-based blogger who was served with an Injuction of Harassment and a gag order by a judge in Surprise, Arizona (read the full story here), was denied his request to hav ... More >>
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The government was supposed to take care of mentally disabled Marine combat veteran Brian Callan. It didn't.
Young writer's memoir examines bipolar disorder
Pure Style Kids
Why did Kelly Blake douse her kids with gas and set them on fire? She's seriously mentally ill -- and she was deserted by the system charged with protecting her and her family.
Dr. Pietr Hitzig of Maryland has prescribed a fen-phen panacea for all manner of ailments to thousands of patients he has never met. One of them, Alvin Chernov, killed himself.