Originally Posted by jillio
Agreed, OB. This was not a suicide attempt, nor was it even a suicidal gesture. It was not cutting behavior. Cutting behaviors are ritualistic and performed in private. If he were actually making a suicide attempt, he would not have chosen a packed courtroom where help would be immediately available. This was simply an attempt to manipulate the court and convince them that he was not competent to stand trial.
hah!! for once we agreee on something mark this one in your calendars folks, lol seriously though whoever that guard was that checked for blades and didnt catch it should be fired effective immediatly I was a guard once, he couldve slashed a officers throat or a judge theres no excuse for incompetence