A suicide pact is an agreement between two people to end their lives. The presence of an over-dependent relationship and a threat to the maintenance of closeness are strongly associated with the attempt. We present a case of a suicide pact where a 19-year-old female and a 20-year-old male who were lovers committed suicide by hanging because of opposition to their marriage from the family members.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Medicine, Science and the Law|
|Publication status||Published - 01-07-2008|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Health Policy
- Medicine (miscellaneous)