The insanity defense: matricide in a French Quarter hotel

Slovenko, Ralph
July 2003
Journal of Psychiatry & Law;Summer2003, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p251
Academic Journal
Analyzes a matricide case involving Robert Curie, a teenager who stabbed his mother Jacqueline Curie in a French Quarter hotel in New Orleans in 1997. Defense of Robert on the case; Claims of insanity against Jacqueline; Evidence of psychiatric treatment administered to Robert; Judgment on the case.


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