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Jordan Binion intently stared out his kitchen window, fully expecting Drake or Justin Timberlake to arrive on his doorstep, whisking him away to a musical career that would make him famous.
Instead, Binion’s increasing mental illness drove him to take his own life with a self-inflicted gunshot in 2010 just days after the Washington state boy turned 17 years old. His parents Deb and Willie Binion of Graham, Washington, were outraged that under the law at that time, a clearly psychotic Jordan had been able to sign himself out of a Seattle hospital without the treatment that might have saved him. »
- Susan Young
A 23-year-old Indiana man will be spending the next 60 years behind bars following his confession this week that he kidnapped, sexually assaulted and murdered a toddler last March, People confirms.
On Monday, under the terms of a plea deal, Kyle Parker admitted to abducting and strangling 1-year-old Shaylyn Ammerman on March 22, 2016.
Court records indicate that he pleaded guilty to single counts of kidnapping and murder.
Prosecutors, in an unusual decision, reportedly argued at the sentencing that their case would not be full-proof before a jury and they urged the judge to accept Parker’s plea deal. The state had earlier sought life without parole, »
- Chris Harris
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