3rd of August, 2017: Michelle Carter sentenced to 2,5 years
Michelle Carter was charged with
involuntary manslaughter and got sentenced to 2,5 years of which she has to serve at least 15 months in prison. She had encouraged her boyfriend, Conrad Roy (18), to commit suicide. The case involved a lot of text messages, phone calls and emails between Michelle and Conrad.
In the final phone call she had told Conrad to get back in his truck when he became scared.
Conrad Roy committed suicide
by poisoning himself with carbon monoxide fumes in his truck on the 13th of July, 2014.