Tag Archives: mental illness

No Evidence of Abuse In The Jodi Arias Trial

My very analytical and wise colleague highlighted an important and nuanced point in the Jodi Arias trial regarding her abuse claims. Jodi Arias claims that Travis was abusive yet there is a complete absence of evidence about this in her diary, text messages or in their phone calls. She claims that “of course” she never documented anything bad about Travis.  She says she went out of her way to […]

Mental Illness and Mass Shootings

“David Gomez, president and chief executive of HLS Global Consulting Group, is a retired F.B.I. special agent and a graduate of the Naval Postgraduate School’s Center for Homeland Defense and Security.” According to his article in the New York Times entitled: Hate Speech Alone Can’t Lead to an Investigation: “…I cherish the fact that in […]