Schizophrenic Convicted In Therapist's Meat Cleaver Murder Gets Life In PrisonDavid Tarloff was sentenced Friday. He was convicted of first-degree murder in March in a case long confounded by questions about his mental health. This was the third time he was tried for this murder.
Jury Selection To Begin In Therapist Meat Cleaver SlayingDavid Tarloff's lawyers don't dispute that he killed psychologist Kathryn Faughey. But they argue he was so psychotic that he shouldn't be held criminally responsible for her death.
Man Found Unfit For Trial In Therapist SlayingA schizophrenic accused of murdering a New York psychotherapist with a meat cleaver has been ruled mentally unfit for a trial that had been close to starting.
Psychiatrists Find Tarloff Unfit For TrialThe murder case against a schizophrenic man charged with the 2008 killing of a psychotherapist with a meat cleaver in Manhattan was halted after he was found mentally unfit to proceed.
Psych Exam Ordered In NYC Therapist Slay TrialDavid Tarloff's ability to stand trial in the deadly meat-cleaver attack at a Manhattan therapy office abruptly came under question Friday as jurors were being chosen.