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Prosecutors argue free speech does not include urging suicide

A former Minnesota nurse is appealing his conviction for aiding two suicides. His lawyer will argue the nurse was exercising free speech when he went online to encourage depressed people to kill themselves. Prosecutors say the First Amendment protection does not apply to that kind of speech.
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A former Minnesota nurse is appealing his conviction for aiding two suicides. His lawyer will argue the nurse was exercising free speech when he went online to encourage depressed people to kill themselves. Prosecutors say the First Amendment protection does not apply to that kind of speech.

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