Ct. Man Charged With Enabling Wife’s Suicide

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http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/10/nyregion/10SUIC.html A Norwalk, Ct., man has been arrested for not keeping guns away from his wife before she committed suicide. Steven Bartush, 36, was charged second-degree manslaughter. His wife, Joan, shot herself on Oct. 6, 2001, two days after she was released from a hospital, using a handgun her husband had put in an unlocked bedroom dresser drawer, the New York Times says. Hospital personnel reportedly had told Bartush to remove or lock up his guns . . .

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