A federal court has sentenced a 92-year-old woman who sold kits to help people commit suicide to five years’ probation for failing to file tax returns.
Sharlotte Hydom admitted to making the suicide kits at her home in El Cajo, Calif., and selling them for between $40 and $60 to at least 1,300 people, according to the Associated Press. Prosecutors said she had sold the suicide kits, containing tubing and a hood, to at least 50 people in San Diego County since 2007.
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