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Sunday 1 October 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# Slender Man

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Girl (15) sentenced to 40 years in mental hospital for stabbing friend to appease fictional 'Slender Man'
A judge ordered the sentence yesterday, explaining his decision as “an issue of community protection”.
Slender Man case: Girl who stabbed classmate 19 times sentenced to 25 years in mental hospital
Anissa Weier was just 12-years-old when she and a friend stabbed a classmate 19 times.
Girl in US accused of stabbing classmate to please character had 'swirled into madness'
The victim barely survived her injuries.
Girl pleads guilty to stabbing friend 19 times in attack inspired by 'Slender Man'
Anissa Weier, who was 12 years old at the time, has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of attempted second-degree homicide.
Two teen girls allegedly stabbed their friend 19 times to prove the Slender Man internet meme
The 13-year-olds are being tried as adults and could be jailed for 65 years.
7 pop culture Halloween costumes you should definitely avoid this year
You’re going to see a lot of these come October 31st.
9 terrifying internet horror memes that will scare you silly
Who doesn’t love a good scare?
Everything you need to know about horror meme Slender Man
The Internet urban legend is claimed to have inspired two 12-year-old girls to stab their friend 19 times.