If it's not because of the bully ,the victim wouldn't commit suicide.People commit suicide because they have severe depression and they bully should be responsible for that.There are 4,400 teen suicide per year.Sometimes they kill more people than a murder kill people in a year.On the statistic it shows that violent crime is on decline including murder.
It is a bully’s fault if his or her victim(s) commit(s) suicide. The reason behind this is that if a bully pushes someone to the point where he or she feels the need to commit suicide, then it is the bully’s fault. Although this does not mean the bully should be tried in court for murder, however, they are still accountable for the motive behind someone else’s suicidal thoughts. According to the article “Who is Liable When a Bullying Victim Commits Suicide?” written by Jim Ballidis, classmates, school districts and parents are not just reliable for a healthy relationship around their community, they may also be held responsible for the death of a victim of bullying (Ballidis). Parents, students and especially school districts should not let bullying get to the point of a loss of a child. Some may never know the clear motive a victim had to commit suicide, but the bully is at fault, in some way or another.
Well if the bully is willing to go to that extent of causing someone psychical or mental pain then they should know what the consequences are and accept them. Yes it is the victims choice to commit suicide but they are so sick of being bullied that they have no other choice. Ya you can tell an adult but its still going to continue unless an adult is around. From my experience of being bullied even if you tell an adult nothing will stop the bully from bullying. Not even being suspended, or things taken away, or anything. Its sad that people have to live in a world where nothing can stops bullying.
Yes I believe it is the bully's fault simply because it could have been that final blow (rather physical, verbal or mental) that caused the victim to finally take their own life. I do believe other factors can make n individual make that final decision. So even though I do feel it is the bullies fault I do not believe all the blame is on them.
Suicide is a cowards way out, but someone who is beat down has more reasons to be a coward then someone who isn't told how screwed up they are each day. Maybe the bully never pulled the trigger but he gave him the metaphorical gun. A bully should be punished, or at very least get a taste of his own medicine.
My debate for it is that, if the victim had never felt bullied, had never felt the way they did because of the bully then they wouldn't of committed suicide. People do have reasons to commit and the bully was there reason. If we remove the bully from the equation the person looses reasons to commit suicide hence, saving there life, from this I feel the bully should be held responsible for there actions, which consequently made someone feel so terrible, so worthless that they took there on life
When a person commits suicide because of a bully its because they truly do not see that it can and will get better. A bully is only a bully because they are eing hurt themselves. But a buly should be held responsible because if they never mentally and emotionally hurt the person enough then the person wouldnt feel like they need to end their life in order for the bully to stop
Even that bullies such as kids and teenagers. They do have a factor in what happens to their victim. But at this age, there is nothing really they can do. But they still need some form of punishment to a crime like that. I disagree that minors should be put in jail, plus it also is the bullies's parents fault because as a parent they should prevent this from happening. It also shows that the bully's parental unit is not doing what their suposed to do. Once there are punishments for things like this there wouldn't be that much suicide factoring a bullying issue or any form of bullying at all in that matter. It will help kids and teens get the help they need because at this point people losing their lives because they can't be able to walk out of their house without getting messed with is sickening to think about. So in my opinion people should do something about this... Literally...
Of course its there fault they bullied a kid into having no hope anymore so they become depressed and no longer feel welcomed by anyone in there life so they think whats even the point if no one likes me because he made them have no hope so yes its there fault
If a bully's victim commits suicide it is my opinion that the bully bears a significant part of the responsibility. If the bully and the victim are children, then the bully's parents are also responsible in part. If parents are bullies themselves or are unwilling to see and deal with bullying on the part of their child they have failed in their parental duties. The bully knows his victim is already weak and possibly damaged, that's why the bully picked him or her. Bullying is not right, not a 'normal' part of childhood, and should be acted upon without delay. Anyone who excuses bullying might as well hand the victim the device he or she used to end their lives since that attitude is also responsible for what happened.
When a person takes their own life, several emotions might come into play. And while those emotions may be triggered by the bullying, ultimately, the individual is responsible for the loss of their own life by the very definition of the word "suicide" meaning to kill oneself intentionally. You wouldn't give a bully credit for your success in life - why is it okay to blame them because you took your own life?
Suicide is something that no one being force to,it's a personal choice.And we have to look case by case how serious is the circumstances is given.In case of verbal or even cyber bully you can't blame on the bully because in this case you can easy defend yourself or just ignored the bully.
They chose to commit suicide. They chose to give up. Nobody, not even a bully, directly forced them to kill themselves, so why should the bully be blamed? Many people are bullied, but only some commit suicide. It is the suicide 'victim's' fault for being too weak to seek an alternative. They should have seekd help, talked to someone, but they chose not to. For that, they are the only ones who should receive blame. If you think otherwise, then wake up from whatever bubble you're living in and get a reality check.
Some people would rather take the easy way out. Imprisonment because one person made fun of someone else I remember in my youth that made people stronger. Teaching kids that they're perfect instead of them preparing them for those kinds of kids is a contributing factor. Evil exist you can't stop that yes making fun of someone for something they can't change is wrong but it exist and suicide is not the answer. I believe what I say no matter who I anger I will stand by these words.
What the bully did was wrong and deplorable, however, in the end the victim was the one who made the decision to end their own life. The victim had other options available to them such as fighting back. As well as this there are techniques where you can learn to choose your emotion, he could have learnt one of these
Bullying is wrong. But the person who committed suicide chose to commit suicide. They could've chosen to keep on living. Some kids who get bullied and ostracized and shunned commit suicide. Others put everything in to their studies and look forward to the better life that awaits them after school.
While I agree that bullying is horrible, the bully cannot be fully responsible for the suicide. They are only partly to blame, as usually suicide victims have other factors which contribute or magnify the problem, such as mental illness, drugs, or a rough home life. Bullies shouldn't walk away scot free, but jail time is excessive.
Bullying is wrong. Some times you cant do any thing about it but taking the easy way out is not really a good choice. When you commit suicide you lose the chance to raise above in future and you lose all the chances of success. There are other ways to solve problems. You cant blame a bully for Else's death. He killed him self because he is weak. He could have defended him self or he could try to get the help of another superior.