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July 30, 1999 | J.R. MOEHRINGER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A day trader apparently upset over big financial losses opened fire on fellow investors and office workers Thursday afternoon, officials said, killing nine people and wounding 12, then eluded a manhunt for six hours before killing himself. The search for the suspect led police to a second grim discovery: Days ago, they said, the man had killed his wife and two children and left them in his apartment.
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July 30, 1999 | Associated Press
Here is a partial list of the victims in Thursday's office shootings as released by authorities: Russell J. Brown, 42, Cumming, Ga. Dean Delawalla, 62, Atlanta Kevin Dial, 38, Atlanta Vadewattee Muralidhara, 44, Atlanta Edward Quinn, 58, Norcross, Ga. Charles Allen Tenenbaum, 48, Atlanta Scott Webb, 30, Chesterfield, Mo. Family members killed earlier: Leigh Ann Barton, 27, gunman's wife Matthew Barton, 11, his son Elizabeth Mychelle Barton, 7, his daughter
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ENTERTAINMENT
October 4, 1990 | CHUCK PHILIPS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Rock music is back in the courtroom--on death charges. Six weeks after the British rock group Judas Priest was absolved of causing the suicide-related deaths of two Sparks, Nev., youths, fellow British rocker Ozzy Osbourne faces similar charges in Macon, Ga.
NEWS
July 30, 1999 | J.R. MOEHRINGER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A day trader apparently upset over big financial losses opened fire on fellow investors and office workers Thursday afternoon, officials said, killing nine people and wounding 12, then eluded a manhunt for six hours before killing himself. The search for the suspect led police to a second grim discovery: Days ago, they said, the man had killed his wife and two children and left them in his apartment.
NEWS
July 30, 1999 | Associated Press
Here is a partial list of the victims in Thursday's office shootings as released by authorities: Russell J. Brown, 42, Cumming, Ga. Dean Delawalla, 62, Atlanta Kevin Dial, 38, Atlanta Vadewattee Muralidhara, 44, Atlanta Edward Quinn, 58, Norcross, Ga. Charles Allen Tenenbaum, 48, Atlanta Scott Webb, 30, Chesterfield, Mo. Family members killed earlier: Leigh Ann Barton, 27, gunman's wife Matthew Barton, 11, his son Elizabeth Mychelle Barton, 7, his daughter
SPORTS
April 14, 1990
Former Georgia Tech basketball player Anthony Sherrod apparently committed suicide by shooting himself in the head in Jonesboro, Ga, police said.
SPORTS
April 12, 1997 | MIKE DOWNEY
An Augusta man committed suicide, allegedly because he was unable to fulfill ticket orders he had brokered to the Masters golf tournament. Allen Caldwell, 40, was found dead Friday morning in his Augusta home from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was part-owner of The Clubhouse, an exclusive club across the street from Augusta National Golf Club.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 4, 1990 | CHUCK PHILIPS
On the night of May 2, 1986, Michael Jeffery Waller attended a beer bash at a friend's house in Fitzgerald, Ga., whose parents were out of town. Waller--a 16-year-old student who wasn't known to take drugs--spent much of the evening driving about, drinking beer and listening to heavy metal music behind the house with friends in the cab of his pickup truck.
NEWS
October 12, 1987
The widow of a doctor who committed suicide while being treated for drug addiction at a rehabilitation center has been awarded $1.3 million in damages by a jury in Atlanta. The wrongful death action against Smyrna's Ridgeview Institute was the first case to go to trial among four lawsuits involving the suicides of health-care professionals who were treated at Ridgeview. Dr. Walter Brandvain, 31, of New York, hanged himself Jan. 6, 1985, five days after he checked in for treatment.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 19, 1992 | STEPHEN F. ROHDE, Rohde is an entertainment and First Amendment lawyer and co - author of "Foundations of Freedom," published by the Constitutional Rights Foundation
Exploited by the likes of Dan Quayle and Ollie North, the distraught widow of a Texas state trooper who was tragically gunned down last April is suing rap artist Tupac Amaru Shakur and his record company because a homemade tape of one of the 400,000 copies of his latest album was found in the tape deck at the scene of the crime ("Testing the Limits," Calendar, Oct. 13).
SPORTS
April 12, 1997 | MIKE DOWNEY
An Augusta man committed suicide, allegedly because he was unable to fulfill ticket orders he had brokered to the Masters golf tournament. Allen Caldwell, 40, was found dead Friday morning in his Augusta home from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was part-owner of The Clubhouse, an exclusive club across the street from Augusta National Golf Club.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 4, 1990 | CHUCK PHILIPS
On the night of May 2, 1986, Michael Jeffery Waller attended a beer bash at a friend's house in Fitzgerald, Ga., whose parents were out of town. Waller--a 16-year-old student who wasn't known to take drugs--spent much of the evening driving about, drinking beer and listening to heavy metal music behind the house with friends in the cab of his pickup truck.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 4, 1990 | CHUCK PHILIPS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Rock music is back in the courtroom--on death charges. Six weeks after the British rock group Judas Priest was absolved of causing the suicide-related deaths of two Sparks, Nev., youths, fellow British rocker Ozzy Osbourne faces similar charges in Macon, Ga.
SPORTS
April 14, 1990
Former Georgia Tech basketball player Anthony Sherrod apparently committed suicide by shooting himself in the head in Jonesboro, Ga, police said.
NEWS
October 12, 1987
The widow of a doctor who committed suicide while being treated for drug addiction at a rehabilitation center has been awarded $1.3 million in damages by a jury in Atlanta. The wrongful death action against Smyrna's Ridgeview Institute was the first case to go to trial among four lawsuits involving the suicides of health-care professionals who were treated at Ridgeview. Dr. Walter Brandvain, 31, of New York, hanged himself Jan. 6, 1985, five days after he checked in for treatment.
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