04:59 PM EDT 03/19/2015
Originally posted 02/16/2015 05:00PM
Two girls accused of stabbing a classmate 19 times – as an homage to an online fictional character known as Slender Man – returned to Waukesha County Court this week, where a judge will decide whether there's enough evidence to go to trial.
Originally posted 11/18/2014 07:45PM
An attorney for one of two girls accused of trying to kill a classmate to please the fictional character Slender Man said Tuesday that her mental state has not improved and he will challenge a state doctor's determination that she is fit to stand trial.
Originally posted 09/27/2014 09:30PM
A 12-year-old Wisconsin girl who was stabbed 19 times by classmates trying to please a fictional horror character had feared the specter known as Slender Man before the attack, her mother said in an interview aired Friday night.
Originally posted 09/10/2014 09:45PM
A psychologist has determined that the second of two 12-year-old girls, Anissa Weier, charged with stabbing a classmate 19 times in an attempt to please a fictional character called Slender Man, has mental health problems that make her unfit to stand trial, her attorney contends.
Originally posted 09/06/2014 10:00AM
Authorities say a 14-year-old Florida girl was influenced by the fictional character Slender Man to set her Florida house on fire with her mother and brother inside.
Originally posted 09/04/2014 12:30PM
The 12-year-old Wisconsin girl stabbed 19 times by her friends in a twisted plot to honor the fictional character Slender Man was "excited" and "ready to learn" as she went back to school, a family spokesman says.
Originally posted 08/01/2014 04:00PM
After two experts testified about Morgan Geyser's psychological evaluations, a Wisconsin county court judge ruled the 12-year-old girl is not mentally competent to stand trial – at least for now.
Originally posted 07/23/2014 10:00AM
Instead of get-well cards, the 12-year-old Wisconsin girl who was stabbed 19 times at the end of May asked for purple hearts.
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