Incitement to Suicide

The incitement to suicide may refer to euthanasia or assisted suicide but also to a form of ‘ Prejudice pathological directly or indirectly leading to the voluntary death of someone 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 .

In French law

  • Section 6: From provocation to suicide.
    • Article 223-13: The provocation of suicide by another person is punishable by three years’ imprisonment and a fine of 45,000 euros when the provocation has been followed by suicide or attempted suicide. The penalties shall be increased to five years’ imprisonment and a fine of € 75,000 where the victim of the offense defined in the preceding paragraph is a minor of fifteen years of age.
    • Article 223-14 amended by Ordinance No. 2000-916 of 19 September 2000 – Art. 3 (V) JORF 22 September 2000 in force on 1 st January 2002: Propaganda or advertising, regardless of mode, for products, objects or methods recommended as means of committing suicide is Punished by three years’ imprisonment and a fine of 45,000 euros.
    • Article 223-15: Where the offenses provided for in Articles 223-13 and 223-14 are committed by means of the written or audiovisual press, the special provisions of the laws governing these matters shall apply with respect to the determination of persons Responsible.
    • Article 223-15-1 amended by LOI n ° 2009-526 of 12 May 2009 – Art. 124: Legal entities declared criminally liable under the conditions set out in article 121-2 of the offenses defined in this section shall incur, in addition to the fine in accordance with the provisions of article 131-38.

In History

  • Quintus Lutatius Catulus (consul in -102)
  • Matsunaga Hisahide
  • Mithridate VI
  • Silla (Korea)
  • Gusoyn

In popular culture

Literature

  • The Jew Süss (news from Feuchtwanger)
  • Recurring themes of romanticism
  • The Murder of Roger Ackroyd
  • Midnight Confession
  • The Attack (novel)
  • The Customer (novel)
  • Nostromo
  • Denethor

Cinema

  • The Return of Dr. Mabuse
  • The Good Stores
  • Sils Maria (movie)
  • Phenomena

Opera

  • Dorilla in Tempe

Television

  • The Bunny Rebound
  • The Force (Buffy)

Bande dessinée

  • The Prince of Darkness

See also

  • Suicide, instructions for use
  • Love triangle
  • Help for Suicide
  • Suicide

Notes and references

  1. ↑ Incitement to suicide: a user sentenced to one year in prison  [ archive ] , in 2008 in L’Express
  2. ↑ Prison required for suicide incitement  [ archive ] , in 2008 on TF1
  3. ↑ Incitement to suicide: 2 years in prison  [ archive ] , in 2011 in Le Figaro
  4. ↑ The provocation to suicide in the penal code  [ archive ] , in 2013 in Liberation