Criminal Justice

Mom:17-Year-Old Commited Suicide After Being Raped, Authorities Didn't Press Formal Charges

Despite apparent photo evidence


Rehtaeh Parsons, a teen from Nova Scotia, was a gorgeous, kind, straight-A student with her whole life ahead of her. On Thursday, she hung herself in her bathroom. On Sunday night, her family took her off life-support.

Rehtaeh could no longer take the anguish and torment.