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“Who would be indicted for the anti-Obamacare bill that will cause thousands to die?” 

Editors note: Michelle Carter’s words of encouragement made her guilty of manslaughter in her friend’s suicide.

“Who would be indicted for the anti-Obamacare bill that will cause thousands to die?”

Editors note: Michelle Carter’s words of encouragement made her guilty of manslaughter in her friend’s suicide.

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Michelle Carter case shows words now carry criminal liability

People have always believed that words have power, but until the case of Commonwealth vs. Michelle Carter, it was not known that words uttered in a crisis could cause someone to be convicted of involuntary manslaughter.