Strange Things are Afoot at the Circle K.: Congress Approves Suicide-Prevention Bill

Thursday, September 09, 2004

Congress Approves Suicide-Prevention Bill

Congress Approves Suicide-Prevention Bill

"Rep. Scott Garrett, R-N.J., cited a Michigan case in which a second-grade boy killed himself after watching a film in a suicide prevention class. People who knew the boy said he was not depressed at the time of his death and may have been mimicking what he saw in the film, Garrett said.

In the movie, a boy who tried to hang himself was rescued by his friends. 'In real life that did not occur,' Garrett said..."