13 Reasons Why: Controversial Suicide Scene is Edited Before the Release of Season 3
Netflix deletes controversial suicide scene in 13 Reasons Why two years after its release.
Since its release in March 2017, the series has been criticized because of the way it depicts suicide. In fact, there is a study funded by National Institute of Health, in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry that links increase in teen suicides to the show. The study claims there were 200 more than expected deaths by suicide following the 9 month period following the release of the show. In addition, more deaths by suicide occured in April 2017 than any other April in the last 9 years.