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Woman who pressured boyfriend to kill himself will remain in prison after Supreme Court denies appeal

The U.S. Supreme Court announced Monday it will not hear an appeal by the Massachusetts woman who sent her teenage boyfriend multiple text messages urging him to kill himself.

Michelle Carter, who’s serving a 15-month sentence for her role in the 2014 death of her boyfriend, was seeking to have...

Michelle Carter listens to testimony at Taunton District Court in Taunton, Mass. on June 8, 2017. Carter was convicted by a judge who said her final instruction to Conrad Roy III caused his death.