Episode 132 - Michelle Carter & Conrad Roy: “Love You Forever”

When 18 year old Conrad Roy was found dead in his truck it looked like an obvious suicide.

But as detectives started their investigation it soon became clear that this was anything but obvious. Conrad and his 17 year old online girlfriend, Michelle Carter, had exchanged a series of troubling messages in the lead up to his death. Ones in which Michelle seemingly encouraged Conrad to kill himself.

Today RedHanded asks the question - did Michelle Carter cause Roy Conrad’s suicide, or was it a tragic perfect storm based on teenager’s romantic fantasy?


References:

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/09/us/michelle-carter-i-love-you-now-die.html

https://www.elle.com/culture/movies-tv/a27704746/who-is-michelle-carter/

https://thetab.com/uk/2019/10/07/michelle-carter-case-true-story-now-127963

https://www.cosmopolitan.com/sex-love/a12091057/michelle-carter-untold-story/

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https://www.mercurynews.com/2020/01/13/michelle-carter-who-urged-boyfriends-suicide-loses-supreme-court-appeal/

https://www.nbcboston.com/news/local/michelle-carter-awaiting-early-release-from-mass-jail/2066122/

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https://edition.cnn.com/2020/01/23/us/michelle-carter-text-suicide-release/index.html

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