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* There have been a few interesting court cases on the subject of encouraging people to take drugs with suicide as a potential side effect. While one isn't too suspect, sometimes people have have pressured others into taking dozens.


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* One killer in the first season of ''Series/{{Psych}}'' tapped into a depression help line and forced callers to commit suicide at gunpoint.

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* One killer in the first season of ''Series/{{Psych}}'' tapped into a depression help line helpline and forced callers to commit suicide at gunpoint.



* Cults that commit mass suicide might fall under this. The mass suicide of Jim Jones' People's Temple congregation in Guyana would be a RealLife example -- aside from the manipulations of a very charismatic cult leader (and his warnings -- possibly with some truth, as a visiting U.S. Congressman was recently killed by Jones' men there -- that their "enemies" were about to invade the commune), there were some members who did try to sneak away rather than drink the poisoned Kool-Aid (or rather, [[MemeticMutation "Flavor-Aid"]]), but many of these were caught and killed by Jones' goons.

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* Cults that commit mass suicide might fall under this. The mass suicide of Jim Jones' People's Temple congregation in Guyana would be a RealLife example -- aside from the manipulations of a very charismatic cult leader (and his warnings -- possibly with some truth, as a visiting U.S. Congressman Leo Ryan was recently killed by Jones' men there -- that their "enemies" were about to invade the commune), there were some members who did try to sneak away rather than drink the poisoned Kool-Aid (or rather, [[MemeticMutation "Flavor-Aid"]]), but many of these were caught and killed by Jones' goons.


See also LeaveBehindAPistol, when they're allowed to kill themselves to escape punishment or retain their dignity. Inversion of SuicideByAssassin and SuicideByCop, where the victim wants to die but [[ICannotSelfTerminate needs someone else]] to kill them for them -- basically Suicide by Murder. StopHittingYourself, taken to the logical extreme, would be a very literal version of ''making'' someone kill themselves.

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See also LeaveBehindAPistol, when they're allowed to kill themselves to escape punishment or retain their dignity. Inversion of SuicideByAssassin and SuicideByCop, where the victim wants to die but [[ICannotSelfTerminate needs someone else]] to kill them for them -- basically Suicide by Murder. StopHittingYourself, taken to the logical extreme, would be a very literal version of ''making'' someone kill themselves.
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* In ''VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry'', Oyashiro-sama's curse (or whatever it really is) causes many characters to kill themselves throughout the various story arcs, some more than once. Methods include clawing out your own throat.



* In ''VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry'', Oyashiro-sama's curse (or whatever it really is) causes many characters to kill themselves throughout the various story arcs, some more than once. Methods include clawing out your own throat.



* Several goons in ''ComicBook/TinTin'' would try to make Tintin jump off a cliff by holding him at gunpoint to MakeItLookLikeAnAccident. He always managed to get out of it somehow.



* Several goons in ''ComicBook/TinTin'' would try to make Tintin jump off a cliff by holding him at gunpoint to MakeItLookLikeAnAccident. He always managed to get out of it somehow.

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* In ''VideoGame/DeusExHumanRevolution'', Jensen finds an augmented hacker trying to break in and steal Sarif Industries' latest top-secret military project. When Jensen tries to confront him, the man pulls a gun and puts it to his own head. His terrified expression, though, makes it clear that his body is being controlled remotely by the real hacker; all he can do is whisper "Help me!" to Jensen before he's forced to pull the trigger and end his own life.

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* One killer in the first season of ''Series/{{Psych}}'' tapped into a depression help line and forced callers to commit suicide at gunpoint.
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* In ''ComicBooks/UltimateMarvel'', the EldritchAbomination [[{{ComicBooks/Galactus}} Gah Lak Tus]] uses a similar tactic to thin out the populations of the worlds it attacks before it arrives, and sends silver, angel-winged emissaries to mollify the populace into cults that will either commit mass-suicide or embrace their coming destruction when Gah Lak Tus finally arrives.

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* In ''ComicBooks/UltimateMarvel'', ''ComicBook/UltimateMarvel'', the EldritchAbomination [[{{ComicBooks/Galactus}} [[{{ComicBook/Galactus}} Gah Lak Tus]] uses a similar tactic to thin out the populations of the worlds it attacks before it arrives, and sends silver, angel-winged emissaries to mollify the populace into cults that will either commit mass-suicide or embrace their coming destruction when Gah Lak Tus finally arrives.


See also LeaveBehindAPistol, when they're allowed to kill themselves to escape punishment or retain their dignity. Inversion of SuicideByAssassin and SuicideByCop, where the victim wants to die but [[ICannotSelfTerminate needs someone else]] to kill them for them - basically Suicide By Murder. StopHittingYourself, taken to the logical extreme, would be a very literal version of ''making'' someone kill themselves.

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See also LeaveBehindAPistol, when they're allowed to kill themselves to escape punishment or retain their dignity. Inversion of SuicideByAssassin and SuicideByCop, where the victim wants to die but [[ICannotSelfTerminate needs someone else]] to kill them for them - -- basically Suicide By by Murder. StopHittingYourself, taken to the logical extreme, would be a very literal version of ''making'' someone kill themselves.



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* OrderedToDie - When they're ''ordered'' to kill themselves, as punishment or to demonstrate their loyalty.
** {{Seppuku}} and WalkThePlank - Versions of execution where the condemned performs the act themselves.



* OrderedToDie - When they're ''ordered'' to kill themselves, as punishment or to demonstrate their loyalty.
** {{Seppuku}} and WalkThePlank - Versions of execution where the condemned performs the act themselves.

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* SuicideDare - When another person or people, often bullying peers, dare them to do it.


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* ''Anime/CodeGeassAkitoTheExiled'' has this as Shin's Geass power; he can use his Geass to implant the desire to die in people. [[spoiler: The catch is that he has to love them to some extent; as this power is born from his belief that living is hell and you can only find peace in death.]]

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* ''Anime/CodeGeassAkitoTheExiled'' has this as Shin's Geass power; he can use his Geass to implant the desire to die in people. [[spoiler: The catch is that he has to love them to some extent; as this power is born from his belief that living is hell and you can only find peace in death.]]

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* Several goons in ''ComicBook/TinTin'' would try to make Tintin jump off a cliff by holding him at gunpoint to MakeItLookLikeAnAccident. He always managed to get out of it somehow.

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