The Trench Reynolds Report

All Crime Is Personal

Yates’ ex-husband criticizes prosecutors: Can you believe the nerve of this jackhole?… Rusty Yates lashed out Thursday at prosecutors who spent five years pursuing murder charges against his ex-wife, saying they misrepresented certain details of the day Andrea Yates drowned their five children. Rusty Yates told The Associated Press that Andrea Yates never told him, …

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Yates not guilty by reason of insanity: From the “You’ve got to be fucking kidding me” Department… HOUSTON, Texas (AP) — Andrea Yates was found not guilty by reason of insanity Wednesday in her second murder trial for the bathtub drownings of her young children. Yates, 42, will now be committed to a state mental …

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Check out this article from CNN where Andrea Yates’ husband blames the government, the insurance companies, the judicial system, and everyone else for what his wife did. Maybe he should try looking in the mirror. After each child she had she suffered from postpartum depression. And after each child, he wanted another one. Even after …

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So I’m reading this article about the Andrea Yates sentencing. Nothing that I haven’t read already. Until I get down towards the bottom where I see this…. A human rights group has filed a complaint with state regulators over Yates’ psychiatric treatment, contending that she received “shoddy” mental health care before drowning her children. Yates …

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