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ruth madoff 300 Ruth Madoff: Bernie & I Contemplated Suicide

Bernard and Ruth Madoff, in 2008

Splash News Online

Given the hatred they encountered after the economic damage caused by her husband’s Ponzi scheme, Ruth and Bernard Madoff contemplated a pill-induced suicide on Christmas Eve 2008, she tells 60 Minutes in an interview taped Oct. 6 and scheduled to air Sunday. The appearance marks the… Continue reading Ruth Madoff: Bernie & I Contemplated Suicide

jack kevorkian 440 Jack Kevorkians Suicide Machine To Go up for Auction

Dr. Jack Kevorkian

Courtesy The Estate of Dr. Jake Kevorkian

The machine Jack Kevorkian built to assist dozens of people in taking their own lives – which he named the “Thanatron” – will go up for auction on Oct. 28.

The machine, designed to minimize pain when terminally ill patients wish to end their… Continue reading Jack Kevorkian's 'Suicide Machine' To Go up for Auction

taylorarmstrong russell 1 Taylor Armstrong Told Russell, Before His Suicide, That She Admitted To Physical Abuse On Camera

WENN

By Jen Heger – Radar Legal Editor

Taylor Armstrong told her estranged husband, Russell Armstrong, that she admitted he had physically abusing her, as cameras rolled for the Bravo hit television show, The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, radio detection and rangingOnline.com is exclusively reporting.

Taylor was confronted by her fellow housewives about their concerns for her, and she finally admitted that she was… Continue reading Taylor Armstrong Told Russell, Before His Suicide, That She Admitted To Physical Abuse On Camera

By radio detection and ranging Staff

In somber tones and with eyes welling up with tears, The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills stars began the season premiere episode Monday night by sharing their thoughts about Russell Armstrong’s suicide death.

Sometime speaking directly to the camera and at other time, addressing each other, Adrienne Maloof, Kim Richards, Kyle Richards, Camille Grammer and Lisa Vanderpump talked about the tragic death of their castmate… Continue reading Beverly Hills Housewives Talk About Russell Armstrong Suicide In New Season Premiere

Jonah Shacknai and Rebecca Zaha

Courtesy Shacknai Family

While San Diego police said on Friday that the two deaths tied to a millionaire’s mansion were determined to be a suicide and an accident, what was only referenced and not fully revealed was a